Feb 12, 2018

Board of Education Approves 2018-19 Calendar

2018-2019 School Calendar

The Board of Education approved the district’s 2018-2019 school calendar at the Feb. 12 board meeting. The calendar can be downloaded from the district website.

Parents are encouraged to refer to this calendar when planning activities such as vacations, family trips, and doctor’s visits.

The first day of school for grades 1-12 will be Wednesday, Aug. 15, and the last day for grades K-11 is scheduled for May 24, 2019. Winter break for students will begin on December 21 and classes will resume on January 7, 2019. Spring break is scheduled for March 18-22, 2019.

If the district has a calamity/snow day before Presidents Day on February 18, 2019, the district will use that date as the make-up. The following 2-4 calamity days will be made up with student “blizzard bags.” For information on blizzard bags visit the calamity day page.

Key dates on the calendar include:

  • August 15: First Day of School (grades 1-12)
  • August 21: First Day of Kindergarten
  • August 31: No School, Teacher Professional Development
  • September 3: No School, Labor Day
  • September 5: Two Hour Late Start, Teacher Professional Development
  • October 3:  Two Hour Late Start, Teacher Professional Development
  • October 12: No School, Teacher Professional Development
  • October 18: K-12 Evening Parent/Teacher Conferences
  • October 22: No School K-8 Only, All Day Parent/Teacher Conferences
  • October 23: No School Kindergarten Only, All Day Parent/Teacher Conferences
  • October 25: K-12 Evening Parent/Teacher Conferences
  • November 6: No School, Teacher Professional Development
  • November 21-23: No School, Thanksgiving Break
  • December 5: Two Hour Late Start, Teacher Professional Development
  • December 21: No School, Teacher Record Day
  • December 24-Jan. 4: No School, Winter Break
  • January 18: No School, Teacher Professional Development
  • January 21: No School, Martin Luther King Day
  • February 6: Two Hour Late Start, Teacher Professional Development
  • February 18: No School, Presidents Day (unless needed to use as make-up for calamity day)
  • March 6: Two Hour Late Start, Teacher Professional Development
  • March 7: K-12 Evening Parent/Teacher Conferences
  • March 14: K-12 Evening Parent/Teacher Conferences
  • March 18-22: No School, Spring Break
  • April 3: Two Hour Late Start, Teacher Professional Development
  • April 19: No School, Good Friday
  • April 22: No School, Teacher Professional Development
  • May 1: Two Hour Late Start, Teacher Professional Development
  • May 21: Last day for Seniors
  • May 24: Last day of School (K-11)
  • May 25: Graduation Day! (North at 1 p.m., Central at 4 p.m.)

The school board also received a basic outline of the proposed 2019-2020 school year calendar. The first day of school is scheduled for Aug. 15, 2019. Winter break is scheduled for Dec. 23-Jan. 3 and spring break is scheduled for March 23-27, 2020. The last day of school is scheduled for May 22, with graduation scheduled on May 23, 2019. Ceremony times will be determined at a later date.

Please note that the 2019-2020 calendar dates are subject to change.