Class is back in session for many Capital Region students.
Columbia High School, Saratoga Springs and Shenendehowa High School all start school today.
This year’s start of school week coincides with the Jewish holiday Rosh HaShanah so many students will have Thursday off from school.
Students in Troy head back to school Thursday, and Albany students are back in school Monday.
School districts do not have a mandate on when the first day of school is as long as the districts complete the required 180 days.