Prince George's County Public Schools

7800 Good Luck Road,  Lanham,  MD 20706
Tel: 301-552-0164   Fax: 301-552-7307

Calendar

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School Calendar

2014-2015 PGCPS Calendar click here (No TPA Dates)

Click here for a printable TPA Month-by-Month Calendar  (Updated April 11, 2014)
Click here for the TPA Library Field Trip Schedule (2014-2015 Coming Soon)  

Additional dates to be added to this calendar

Please Click HERE for the PGCPS 2013-2014 Calendar (2014-2015 Coming Soon)
TPA-specific dates will be posted below as necessary
 


2013  

 

July 4 

Thursday 

Independence Day Schools & offices closed 

August 5 Monday   TPA Board Meeting - Open to public at 7:00 pm  

August 5-7 

Monday-Wednesday

Professional duty days for new teachers

August 12-16

Monday-Friday 

Professional duty days for all teachers

August 15 Thursday New Student Orientation 9:00-11:30 a.m.

August 19

Monday

First day of School for Students

August 29 Thursday Turning Point Academy Back to School Night 6:30-8:30pm

September 2  

Monday  

Holiday* Labor Day Schools & offices closed 

September 5 Thursday Holiday** Rosh Hashanah All Schools Closed - All Offices Open
September 6 Friday Rosh Hashanah**
September 9 Monday TPA Board Meeting - Open to public at 7:00 pm
September 14 Saturday Yom Kippur**
September 26 Thursday  Parent Discovery Night 6:30-8:00 pm

September 27  

Friday  

Professional Development – Schools closed for students 

October 7 Monday TPA Board Meeting - Open to public at 7:00 pm
October 10 Thursday First Quarter Progress Reports Released
October 15 Tuesday Eid al-Adha**
October 17 Thursday  Parent Discovery Night 6:30-8:00 pm

October 18 

Friday 

MSEA Convention - Schools closed for students & teachers

October 25

Friday

End of First Quarter (46 days)

October 28  

Monday  

Grading/Teacher Planning – Schools closed for students 

November 1 Friday Lottery Window Opens
November 4 Monday TPA Board Meeting - Open to public at 7:00 pm
November 5 Tuesday Principal's Chat & Chew 6:00-7:00 pm.
November 5 Tuesday Open House 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

November 7

Thursday

First Quarter Report Cards Released 

November 7 Thursday Silver Diner Fundraiser Night

November 11 

Monday  

Parent/Teacher Conferences – Schools closed for students 

November 14 Thursday   Parent Discovery Math Night 6:30-8:00 pm
November 27 Wednesday Thanksgiving Break - Schools closed for Students and Teachers - All Offices are Open

November 28-29  

Thursday-Friday  

Holidays* - Thanksgiving 

December 2 Monday TPA Board Meeting - Open to public at 7:00 pm
December 5 Thursday Lockdown Drill
December 7 Saturday  Family Weekend Event 
December 9 Monday School Picture Make-Up Day
December 19 Thursday Second Quarter Progress Reports Released

December 23-25                 

Monday-Wednesday 

Holidays* Christmas 

December 26-27, 30

Thursday & Friday, Monday

Winter Break* – Schools and Offices Closed

December 31-January 1  

 Tuesday-Wednesday

Holidays* New Year’s 

     
     
   

2014

 

January 1  Wednesday Holiday* New Year’s
January 7 Tuesday Open House 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
January 16 Thursday Parent Discovery Night 6:30-8:00 pm 

January 16 

Thursday

End of Second Quarter (46 days) 

January 17  

 Friday

Grading/Teacher Planning - Schools Closed for students

January 20

Monday

Holiday* – Martin L. King, Jr. Day

January 30 Thursday Class Picture Day
January 31 Friday Second Quarter Report Cards Released
January 31 Friday Lottery Ends
February 3 Monday TPA Board Meeting - Open to public at 7:00 pm

February 5

 Wednesday

Professional Development – Half-Day for Students (Dismissal at 11:30 a.m.)

February 6 Thursday Lockdown Drill
February 11 Tuesday Principal's Chat & Chew 6:00-7:00 pm.
February 14  Friday  Teacher Planning - Schools Closed for Students
February 14 Friday Lottery Drawing

February 17

Monday  

Holiday* - Presidents’ Day 

 February 27 Thursday Parent Discovery Night  6:30-8:00 pm 
March 3  Monday  TPA Board Meeting - Open to public at 7:00 pm 
March 10 Monday (Re-Scheduled) TPA Board Meeting - Open to public at 7:00 pm
March 10 Monday Third Quarter Progress Reports Released
March 20 Thursday Parent Discovery Night 6:30-8:00 pm 

March 27 

Thursday  

End of Third Quarter (46 days) 

March 28  

Friday   

Grading/Teacher Planning - Schools Closed for Students

April 2 Wednesday Personality Picture Day
April 7  Monday TPA Board Meeting - Open to public at 7:00 pm
April 7 Monday 1st Grade Level Presentation 9-10 a.m.
April 10 Thursday Third Quarter Progress Reports Released
April 14-17 Monday – Thursday Spring Break – Schools Closed for Students and Teachers

 April 18 & 21  

Friday & Monday  

Holidays* - Easter 

April 22 Tuesday 3rd Quarter Honor Roll Assembly
April 24 Thursday Parent Discovery Night 6:30-8:00 pm
April 25 Friday Recess Night 6-8 pm
 May 5 Monday TPA Board Meeting - Open to public at 7:00 pm
May 8 Thursday Lockdown Drill
May 8 Thursday  PTO Meeting
May 9  Friday Family/Community Fun Day (Rain Date 5/16)
May 9-15 Friday-Thursday Book Fair
May 13 Tuesday Principal's Chat & Chew 6:00-7:00 pm.
May 15 Thursday Fourth Quarter Progress Reports Released
May 21 Wednesday PTO Teacher Appreciation
May 21 Wednesday K-3 Field Day
May 22 Thursday 4-5 Field Day (Rain Date 5/28)
May 23 Friday 6-8 Field Day (Rain Date 5/29)

May 26 

Monday  

Holiday* - Memorial Day 

May 27 Tuesday 8th Grade Level Presentation 9-10 am
May 30 Friday 8th Grade Dance
June 6-8 Friday-Sunday 8th Grade Trip
June 10 Tuesday K-Grade Level Presentation
June 10 Tuesday 8th Grade Recognition

June 13

Friday

Last Day for Students (1/2 day) – End of Fourth Quarter 

June 17

Tuesday

Last Day for Teachers - Changed due to inclement weather

June 17 Tuesday Fourth Quarter Report Cards Released

178 student days
189 teacher days
192 days for new teachers

*All schools and offices closed

**Holiday begins at sunset of the proceeding day. PGCPS prohibits scheduling of any meetings or activities during or after the regular school day. (Does not apply to state or regional events) 

 

 

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