December 20, 2012
At its meeting on December 19, the School Board approved the 2013–14 school calendar. The first day of school will be Tuesday, September 3, 2013. The elementary school calendar features 182 days of instruction with 13 days of conferences or inservice/workdays for a total of 195 days. The middle and high school calendar features 183 days of instruction with 12 days of conferences or inservice/workdays to equal a 195-day-calendar. The last day of school for students will be Tuesday, June 17, 2014.
Holidays include Veterans Day (observed November 11), Thanksgiving (November 28), New Year’s Day Holiday (January 1), Martin Luther King Jr. Day (January 20), Presidents’ Day (February 17), and Memorial Day (May 26).
Students and teachers will attend a half-day on November 27 before beginning Thanksgiving break (November 28–29). Winter break for students and teachers is scheduled for December 23–31 followed by the New Year’s Day Holiday on January 1. Winter break for all employees is December 24 and 25. School will resume on Thursday, January 2, 2014.
Spring break for students and teachers runs from April 14–21. Spring break for all employees is April 17–18.
The annual school calendar is reviewed by employee groups, organizations, and councils prior to being submitted to the School Board for approval each December.
An orientation and induction program for new teachers will be held August 20–22, 2013. All teachers will report to their schools on August 26.