Sonoma County Office of Education


Back-to-School Resources for Families

08/01/2017 -

back to schoolMost public schools in Sonoma County will kick off the 2017-18 school year between August 14 and 28. To help students and parents prepare, SCOE has compiled the following list of helpful resources. If your question is not answered here or is specific to your school district, please contact your district directly. You can find the appropriate contact information in our Directory of Sonoma County Schools.

Road Map

Spotlight on Sonoma County Schools | Published August 2017
This annual insert in the Press Democrat showcases new and innovative practices in Sonoma County schools and provides back-to-school resources. Download the PDF here or click below to view in an interactive format. If you have trouble accessing this document, please contact Jamie Hansen at or 707-524-2620 for help.


Student Events

Student Events | August 2017
From spelling bees to the STEAM Showcase to a student film festival, SCOE offers a range of student activities for schools around Sonoma County to participate in. Learn more about this year's offerings. This information is also available in an online format at