West Columbia, SC (WLTX)- Summer break is over. Several Midlands schools are heading back to class Thursday.

Lexington School District 2, Saluda, Kershaw, Newberry County schools, Clarendon County District One and Orangeburg Five start today.

News 19's Janae Frazier kicked off the school year with Northside Middle School in West Columbia. The school is not only welcoming students this year but also a new administration team.

We have a complete list of school start dates here.