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First Day of School @ Golden Oak Elementary

We are very excited to welcome back our Tigers to a brand new school year! Our first day will be Wednesday, August 17, 2022. We will follow a minimum day schedule. Our gates open at 7:45 a.m. and students should be in their seats at 8:05 a.m. 
Class lists will be posted on the fence at 4:00 p.m. on August 16, 2022. 
Kinder-3rd grade students will be dismissed at 12:40 p.m. 4th-6th grade students will be dismissed at 1:30 p.m.
We will post updates on our website and in Parent Square regarding Kindergarten Orientation.

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Golden Oak is proud to be led by one of Kern County's finest!

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