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Poteau School District pushes back start date to Sept. 8

Students will return to campus on Tuesday, September 8.
Credit: KFSM

POTEAU, Okla. — Poteau Schools have pushed back the start date for students to begin school this fall.

According to Poteau Primary School's social media, students will return to campus on Tuesday, September 8.

The school district did not give many details regarding the decision to push the date back, but the board met Monday (Aug. 10) and came to the decision.

According to the Pirate Log, the school's online student newspaper, all activities and athletics are still ongoing at this time.

5NEWS will bring you more information as we receive it.

Spiro students returned to school last week while Roland pushed its start date back to August 24.