The first of numerous open houses for area public schools will be held this week.

Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Early College is holding its open house Thursday at 6 p.m. in Building C on the College of The Albemarle main campus.

On Tuesday, Ag. 21, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Northeastern High School will hold open house for grades 10-12. A freshman orientation and cookout will be held Thursday, Aug. 23, from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Pasquotank County High School’s open house is from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 21. Freshman orientation will be from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 23.

H.L. Trigg Community School will hold open house Wednesday, Aug. 22, from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.

The Elizabeth City Middle School sixth-grade cookout and orientation will be Wednesday, Aug. 22, from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. A meet-and-greet for seventh- and eighth-graders will be from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

River Road Middle School will hold sixth-grade orientation  from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 22, and a meet-and-greet event for seventh- and eighth-grader from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

All elementary schools in Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public Schools will hold meet-and-greets from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 23.

In the Edenton-Chowan Public Schools, John A. Holmes High School is holding open house from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 23; White Oak Elementary has an open house the same day from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.; and Chowan Middle School will hold one as well from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

In Currituck, Shawboro Elementary School is holding an open house Wednesday, Aug. 22, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.; Moyock Elementary School’s open house is the same date and time; Jarvisburg Elementary School’s open house is the same date but from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., while Central Elementary School’s will also be the same date but from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.; and Griggs Elementary School’s is the same date from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Also in Currituck, Currituck County Middle School will host an orientation session for the parents of sixth-graders on Thursday, Aug. 23, at 3:30 p.m. The sixth-grade orientation at the school is that same day from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. A parent meeting for the school will be held from 5 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. The open house at Currituck County Middle School will be from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Moyock Middle School in Currituck will hold its open house from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 23.