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Posted June 21, 2017

2017-18 School Calendar

Students return to class on Monday, Aug. 14, and wrap up the school year on Thursday, May 23.

The new school year will be here before you know it. Most students return on Monday, Aug. 14. Teachers and school staff head back a week earlier on Monday, Aug. 17.

Next year's calendar will look a lot like this year's, with a two-day fall break for students, a three-day break at Thanksgiving and time off for winter break, spring break, Labor Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Presidents Day (the Vernal Holiday falls during spring break in 2018). The calendar also includes a teacher training day after winter break, which extends the students' holiday.

Here are important school dates for 2017-18:

Alternative Calendar

Aug. 7 First day back for teachers, school staff
Aug. 14

First day of school

Sept. 4 Labor Day (schools and administrative offices closed)
Oct. 12-13 Fall break (schools closed; administrative offices open)
Oct. 30-31 Middle School student-led conferences
Nov. 20-21 Elementary School parent/teacher conferences
Nov. 22-24 Thanksgiving break (schools closed; administrative offices closed Nov. 23-24)

Dec. 18-Jan. 1

Winter break (schools closed; administrative offices closed Dec. 22-Jan. 1)

Jan. 2

Professional development day for school staff (no school for students)
Jan. 3, 2018 First day of second semester
Jan. 15 Martin Luther King Jr. Day (schools closed; administrative offices open)
Feb. 19 Presidents Day (schools and administrative offices closed)
March 1-2 Middle and High School student-led conferences
March 8-9 Elementary School parent/teacher conferences
March 26-29 Spring break (schools closed; administrative offices open)
March 30 Vernal Holiday (schools and administrative offices closed)
May 7-12 Graduation Week
May 23, 2018 Last day of school
May 24-25 Weather make-up days
May 28

Memorial Day

May 29 Weather make-up day

2017-2018 Alternative Calendar

July 17 First day back for teachers, school staff
July 24, 2017

First day of school

Sept. 4 Labor Day 
Oct. 12-13

Fall break for students; professional development day for school staff

Oct. 26-17

Parent/teacher conferences

Oct. 30-Nov. 10

Intersession

Nov. 22-24 Thanksgiving break (schools closed; administrative offices closed Nov. 23-24)

Dec. 18-Jan. 1

Winter break (schools closed; administrative offices closed Dec. 22-Jan. 1)

Jan. 2

Professional development day for school staff (no school for students)
Jan. 3, 2018 First day of second semester
Jan. 15 Martin Luther King Jr. Day (schools closed; administrative offices open)
Feb. 19 Presidents Day (schools and administrative offices closed)
Feb. 22-23 Parent/teacher conferences
March 26-April 6 Intersession (includes spring break and the Vernal Holiday)
May 23, 2018 Last day of school
May 23-25 Weather make-up day
May 28

Memorial Day (schools and administrative offices closed)

May 29 Weather make-up day
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