Year At A Glance

2016-2017 School Year
August 2                                                 New Teacher Orientation (8:00-3:30)
August 3                                                 New Teacher Orientation (8:00-3:30)
August 8-12                                            Professional Development
August 11                                               Kindergarten Curriculum Night (6:00pm, rising kindergartners parents only)
August 13                                               Welcome Back Day
–  Kindergarten Play Date (10:00-10:30 AM, rising kindergartners and families, on the playground)
–  High School Orientation (9:30-10:30, high school students)
–  Open House (10:30-12:00)
August 15                                               Teacher Work Session
August 16                                               First Day for All Students, Early Dismissal, 11:00/11:15. (Teacher Work Session, 12:00-3:30)
August 17, 18, 19                                   Staggered Start Days for Kindergartners
September 1                                           Grades 1-5 Curriculum Night/MPACT Meeting (6:00pm)
September 5                                           Labor Day (School Closed)
September 8                                           Grades 6-11 Curriculum Night (5:30 pm)
September 16                                         Early Dismissal, 11:00/11:15 (Professional Development, 12:00-3:30)
October 14                                              Early Dismissal, Autumn Leaves Festival 11:00/11:15
                                                                         (Teacher work session, 12:00-3:30)
October 17, 18                                        Fall Break (School Closed)
November 10                                          Early Dismissal, 11:00/11:15; Teacher Work Session, 12:00-3:30; End First Trimester
November 11                                          Veterans’ Day Holiday (School Closed)
November 23                                          Early Dismissal, 11:00/11:15 Thanksgiving Holiday
November 24, 25                                    Thanksgiving Holiday (School Closed)
November 29                                          K-5 Conference Day (no K-5 students; parents scheduled 11:00-7:00; 6th -11th regular day)
November 29                                          Report Cards Go Home
December 16                                           Early Dismissal, 11:00/11:15 (Christmas Holiday)
December 19-January 2                          Christmas Holiday (School Closed)

January 3                                                Return to School
January 3-6                                             High School Colloquium
January 13                                              Early Dismissal, 11:00/11:15 (Professional Development, 12:00-3:30)
January 16                                              Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday (School Closed)

February 9                                              MPACT Meeting (6:00pm) ACT IX (Art Converging with Technology)
February 20                                            Presidents’ Day (No School)
February 24                                            End Second Trimester

March 3                                                  Early Dismissal, 11:00/11:15 (Teacher Work Session)
March 9                                                  6-11 Conference Day (U/S families’ scheduled times, 11:00-7:00; K-6 regular day)
March 9                                                  Report Cards Go Home
March 17                                                Professional Development (No School for Students)
March 23                                                Kindergarten Orientation (6:30pm, for rising kindergarten parents)

April 3-7                                                 School Readiness Assessment for Rising Kindergarten Students
April 10-17                                             Spring Break (School Closed)

May 15-19                                              State Testing
May 19                                                   Early Dismissal (Teacher Work Session, 12:00-3:30)
May 26                                                   Early Dismissal, 11:00 (Last Day for Students, End Third Trimester & Report Cards                                                                 Go Home)

Make Up Days: May 29 – June 2  (Please do not schedule vacation during these days.)