The first day of classes for Westerville high school students is Wednesday, Aug. 14.

The first day of classes for Westerville high school students is Wednesday, Aug. 14.

Payment of student fees and schedule pick-up for all three Westerville high schools is as follows:

* Westerville Central High School students should observe the following times for fee payment and schedule pick-up: juniors and seniors, from 8 to 11 a.m. and 4 to 7 p.m. Aug. 7; freshmen and sophomores, from 8 to 11 a.m. and 4 to 7 p.m. Aug. 8.

Schedules will not be released unless the emergency medical form and publicity consent form are returned. These forms were included in the back to school packet. All outstanding fees and fines must be paid prior to picking up a schedule.

A new student orientation will be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 8, in the auditorium, followed by an ice cream social hosted by the Academic Boosters. All students are encouraged to attend schedule pick-up.

Students who do not pick up their schedules should report directly to the auditorium on the first morning of school.

* Westerville North High School juniors and seniors should pay fees and pick up schedules between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 7. Freshmen and sophomores can pick up their schedules and pay fees from 8 to 11 a.m. and from 1 to 3 p.m. on Aug. 8.

Schedules also may be picked up from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., Aug. 8, before orientation for North freshmen, new students and their parents, which will begin at 7 p.m. in the auditorium. Schedules will not be released to students who have not completed the emergency medical and student verification forms that were included in the welcome back packets.

At 7:30 a.m. on Aug.14, the first day of school, freshmen should report to the main gym. Sophomores and juniors will report to their first class of the day according to their schedules. Seniors should report to the auditorium by 7:10 a.m. to prepare for the annual opening ceremony which will begin at 7:30 a.m.

* Westerville South High School students should observe the following times for fee payment and schedule pick-up. Seniors and juniors should pick up schedules from 8 to 11 a.m. or 3 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 7. All sophomores and freshmen should pick up schedules from 8 to 11 a.m. and 3 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 8.

All forms must be completed prior to entry into the schedule pick up area. If a student comes to schedule pick up without a parent, the student must bring all of the completed and signed forms.

All outstanding fees and fines must be paid prior to picking up a schedule. A Freshmen/New Student Orientation will be held for students and parents at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 8, in the auditorium.