The first day of classes in Westport public schools' 2013-14 academic year for all grades (except kindergarten) is Tuesday:

Total enrollment: Approximately 6,000 students.

Budget: $104 million (of $193 million total town expenditures).

Events: Staff development days were planned last Friday and Monday.

Orientation sessions for sixth-graders and other newcomers are planned Monday at Coleytown Middle School (9 a.m.) and Bedford Middle School (12:30 p.m.)

The Board of Education plans its first meeting of the new school year at 7:30 p.m. Monday in Staples High School.