School Calendars

The calendar of holidays, breaks, and important school dates for schools on a traditional or alternative schedule.

Traditional Calendar

Traditional Calendar At-A-Glance

School Year: August 2018 to May 2019
DateDescription
Aug. 6, 2018 First day back for teachers, school staff
Aug. 13, 2018 First day of school
Sept. 3, 2018 Labor Day: schools and administration closed
Oct. 11-12, 2018 Fall Break: administration open
Oct. 30-31, 2018 Middle School student-led conferences
Nov. 19-20, 2018 Elementary School parent/teacher conferences
Nov. 21-23, 2018 Thanksgiving Break: schools closed; administrative offices closed Nov. 22-23, 2018
Dec. 21-Jan. 4, 2019 Winter Break: schools closed. Administrative offices closed from Dec. 24, 2018 to Jan. 1, 2019.
Jan. 4, 2019 Professional development day for school staff. No school for students.
Jan. 7, 2019 First day of second semester
Jan. 21, 2019 Martin Luther King Jr. Day: schools closed, administrative offices open
Feb. 18, 2019 Presidents Day: schools and administration closed
March 7-8, 2019 Parent conferences for Elementary, Middle and High school
March 11-15, 2019 Spring Break: schools closed, administration open
April 19, 2019 Vernal Holiday: schools and administrative offices closed
May 13-18, 2019 Graduation Week
May 22, 2019 Last day of school
May 23, 2019 Last day of school due to Weather Make-up Day.
May 24, 2019 Additional weather make-up day, if necessary
May 27, 2019 Memorial Day: schools and administration closed
School Year: August 2019 to May 2020
DateDescription
Aug. 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 2019 Student registration, professional development days and/or preparation days. No classes for students.
Aug. 12, 2019 First day of school. First semester.
Sept. 2, 2019 Labor Day: schools and administrative offices closed
Oct. 10-11, 2019 Fall Break: schools closed
Oct. 31-Nov. 1, 2019 Middle School Parent-Teacher Conferences. No classes for Middle School students.
Nov. 5, 2019 Election Day: schools closed
Nov. 11, 2019 Veterans Day: schools closed
Nov. 25-26, 2019 Elementary School Parent-Teacher conferences. No classes for Elementary School students.
Nov. 27-29, 2019 Thanksgiving Break: schools and administrative offices closed
Dec. 23, 2019 to Jan. 3, 2020 Winter Break: schools closed. Administrative offices closed from Dec. 23, 2019 to Jan. 1, 2020.
Jan. 6, 2020 Professional development day for 184-day staff. No school for students or 183-day staff.
Jan. 7, 2020 First day of second semester. Students return to school.
Jan. 20, 2020 Martin Luther King Jr. Day: schools closed
Feb. 17, 2020 President's Day: schools and administration closed
March 12-13, 2020 High School, Middle School, and Elementary School Conferences. No classes for students.
March 30-April 3, 2020 Spring Break: schools closed
April 10, 2020 Vernal Holiday: schools and administration closed
May 11-16, 2020 High School Graduation Week
May 22, 2020 Last day of school
May 25, 2020 Memorial Day: schools and administration closed
May 26-28, 2020 Weather make-up days, if necessary

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Extended Year Calendar

The following schools are on the extended year school calendar: Hawthorne, Kirtland, Los Padillas, Navajo, Pajarito and Whittier elementary schools, New Futures High School, and School on Wheels.

Alternative Calendar

The following schools are on the alternative school year calendar: Cochiti, Duranes, Eugene Field, M.A. Binford, Mark Twain, Navajo, Oñate, and S.R. Marmon.

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