The first official day of school on the Island for the Alameda Unified School District is Monday, August 27.
Teachers, though, are busy getting materials together so they can begin work on their classrooms this Tuesday, August 21.
Schools will be closed on Labor Day, which is Monday, September 3.
St. Joseph Notre Dame students went back to class on August 8. And Alameda Chinese Christian School started the school year on August 16. St. Philip Niri opens its doors to students on Tuesday, August 21.