(Oblong) – Schools across the county continue to prepare for the coming school year, whatever form that may take. However, the first step remains the same, registration. The Oblong Unit 4 School District will open online registration on August 1st. A “Parent Help” day for both Grade School and High School students and parents will be held on August 4th from 10 am-6 pm at the Grade School. All new students will need to register on the Parent Help day. To register online parents must go to oblongschools.net and log into their Skyward Family Access account. Parents can pay fees online using the RevTrack option located within the Skyward program. Students will begin classes on August 21st and will be dismissed at 2 pm.