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2016-2017 School Year Calendar Released

Ready to look ahead?  You can add these 2016-2017 dates to your family’s calendar now! 

Click here to download a PDF of the 2016-2017 District wall/activity calendar

Click here to download a 1-page PDF of the 2016-2017 school year calendar 

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  • First day of school – Wednesday, August 24, 2016
  • Labor Day Recess/No School – Monday, September 5
  • Fall Recess Days/No School – Friday, October 28 and Monday, October 31
  • Thanksgiving Day Recess/No School – Thursday, November 24 and Friday, November 25
  • Winter Break/No School – Monday, December 26, 2016 through Friday, January 6, 2017
  • School Resumes following Winter Break – Monday, January 9
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Recess Day/No School – Monday, January 16
  • Recess Day/No School – Friday, February 17
  • Presidents’ Day/No School – Monday, February 20
  • Recess Day/No School (or Make-up Day, if needed) – Friday, March 24
  • Spring Break/No School – Monday, April 3 through Friday, April 7
  • Friday Recess Day/No School – Friday, April 14
  • Memorial Day Recess Day/No School – Monday, May 29
  • Last Day of School for Students – Wednesday, June 7


Remember to check the online version of the district calendar located on our home page throughout the year for updated information and more event details. As dates for school events are determined, they will be posted to the online Google calendar that is displayed on each school’s website. You can easily visit the school websites by clicking on SCHOOLS in the menu bar at the top of this page.