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From learning hallway etiquette to meeting teachers, orientation gives freshmen a boost

Incoming freshman took home bookmarks bearing the Bryan Station Defenders’ fight song. (Photo from FCPS) By Tammy Lane Special to KyForward   Students in Fayette County Public Schools are transitioning from beach bags to backpacks as they count down to the first day of classes Aug. 14. Open houses and school orientations help with the mind shift.   “I went around to see my teachers,...