LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- We may be in the middle of a summer heat wave, but it's already time to start making plans to return to school.
Teachers are busy getting their fall semester plans ready - and the first back-to-school sales are already hitting stores.
Most school districts in Southern California start classes up again in mid-to-late August.
Here's a guide to the 2023 back-to-school dates for some of the biggest districts in the area:
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Note: The video in the player above is an interview with LAUSD Superintendent Alberto Carvalho recorded in May 2023.