A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

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Entry from September 04, 2018
Parents’ Liberation Day (first day of school)

The first day of school is sometimes jokingly terms “Parent’s Liberation Day” or “Parents’ Liberation Day.” “Parents Liberation Day” was printed in an advertisement in the The Courier-Journal (Louisville, KY) on August 6, 1989. “Around our house, this is known as PLD. Parent’s Liberation Day!” was printed on a blog of the Washington (DC) Post on August 27, 2009.

“Today, the 1.1 million students in NYC’s public school system return to class, making it the unofficial ‘Parents Liberation Day’” was printed on the New York City blog Gothamist on September 9, 2009.


6 August 1989, The Courier-Journal (Louisville, KY), pg. H12, col. 3 ad:
Young Dimensions:
One-Stop Shopping for
Back-to-School Clothes

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Some might even call the first day Parents Liberation Day.

Washington (DC) Post
“On Parenting” by Brian Reid
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COMMENTS
Around our house, this is known as PLD. Parent’s Liberation Day!
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Posted by: Fred_and_Frieda | August 27, 2009 5:49 PM

Gothamist
Back To The Classroom For NYC Public School Kids
BY JEN CHUNG IN NEWS ON SEP 9, 2009 9:02 AM
Today, the 1.1 million students in NYC’s public school system return to class, making it the unofficial “Parents Liberation Day.”

Twitter
Pietro Mosby
@daevin1
All this means there is less than a month until school starts and the kiddies have to go back to class aka Parents Liberation Day!
11:05 PM - 25 Jul 2010

Twitter
Deborah L. Jacobs
@djworking
Replying to @SherrinIngram
@SherrinIngram NYC public schools open 9/8. Some call it parents’ liberation day.
11:25 AM - 3 Sep 2010

Twitter
Colin Mathews
@colinrmathews
Happy Parents’ Liberation Day!
8:05 AM - 1 Sep 2011

Twitter
HCFMODELS
@hcfmodels
Tomorrow us the first day of school. Or National Parents Liberation Day.
9:47 PM - 19 Aug 2012

Twitter
LaDawn Black
@teasebyladawn
Happy Parent’s Liberation Day!!
7:03 AM - 26 Aug 2013

Twitter
Busan Foreign School
@busanfs
First day of school at BFS!!! Also known as Parent’s Liberation Day
11:22 PM - 9 Aug 2016

Romper
17 Back-To-School Instagram Captions To Get Your Feed Ready For The Big Day
By Caroline Hogeveen
August 8, 2018
(...)
13 “Happy Parent’s Liberation Day.”

Twitter
John Cook
@JohnCookVA
It’s Parents’ Liberation Day! School is open.  Slow down and drive carefully.  Stop for stopped school buses.  Let’s make it a safe day.
7:20 AM - 28 Aug 2018

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityEducation/Schools • Tuesday, September 04, 2018 • Permalink