Several local school districts will begin the 2013-2014 school year this week.
The Kemper County School District starts its new year on Monday.
On Tuesday, classes begin in the city of Meridian and in Lauderdale County. Schools in Enterprise, Newton, Quitman, and Union also start back on Tuesday.
Wednesday is the first day of school for students in Newton County and in the city of Philadelphia.
Neshoba County and Wayne County begin a new year on Thursday.