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  • 2019-2020 School Year Calendar as a Grid

    2019-2020 School Year Calendar as a Grid

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    Approved by Board of Education 3-7-19 • REVISED 9-5-19

    2019
    July 4-5 Independence Day Holidays – Schools and Offices Closed
    August 11 Eid al-Adha*
    August 19-21 Professional Duty Days for New Teachers
    August 22-30 Professional Duty Days for All Teachers
    August 28 Professional Development
    August 29 Orientation Day for Pre-K and Kindergarten Students
    August 30 Orientation Day for New Gr. 6&7 Middle Schoolers & New 9th Graders
    September 2 Labor Day Holiday – Schools and Offices Closed
    September 3 First Day of School for All Students
    September 27 Professional Development – Schools Closed for Students
    September 30 - October 1 Rosh Hashanah*
    October 9 Yom Kippur*
    October 11      First Quarter Progress Reports Released
    October 18 Professional Development – Schools Closed for Students
    October 27 Diwali*
    November 5 End of First Quarter (44 days)
    November 6 Professional Day for Teachers – 3-Hr. Early Dismissal for Students
    November 11 Veterans Day & Parent-Teacher Conferences – Schools Closed for Students
    November 19      First Quarter Report Cards Released
    November 20 First Quarter Grade Appeal Window Opens
    November 26 First Quarter Grade Appeal Window Closes
    November 27-29 Thanksgiving Holidays – Schools and Offices Closed
    December 20      Second Quarter Progress Reports Released
    December 23-31 Winter Break & Christmas Holidays – Schools and Offices Closed
    2020
    January 1 Winter Break & New Year’s Holiday – Schools and Offices Closed
    January 20 Martin L. King Jr. Day Holiday – Schools and Offices Closed
    January 24 End of Second Quarter (45 days)
    January 27 Professional Day for Teachers – 3-Hr. Early Dismissal for Students
    February 7      Second Quarter Report Cards Released
    February 8 Second Quarter Grade Appeal Window Opens
    February 14 Second Quarter Grade Appeal Window Closes
    February 17 Presidents’ Day Holiday – Schools and Offices Closed
    March 9      Third Quarter Progress Reports Released
    March 30 End of Third Quarter (45 days)
    March 31 Professional Day for Teachers – 3-Hr. Early Dismissal for Students
    April 6-9 Spring Break – Schools Closed for Students and Teachers
    April 9-16 Passover
    April 10 & 13 Spring Break & Easter Holidays - Schools and Offices Closed
    April 15 Third Quarter Report Cards Released
    April 16 Third Quarter Grade Appeal Window Opens
    April 22 Third Quarter Grade Appeal Window Closes
    April 24 First Day of Ramadan
    April 28 Primary Election Day – Schools and Offices Closed
    May 20      Fourth Quarter Progress Reports Released
    May 23 Last Day of Ramadan
    May 24 Eid al-Fitr*
    May 25 Memorial Day Holiday – Schools and Offices Closed
    June 16 3-Hr. Early Dismissal for Students1
    June 17 Last Day for Students1 and End of Fourth Quarter (46 days) – 3-Hr. Early Dismissal for Students
    June 19 Last Day for Teachers1
    July 1 Fourth Quarter Report Cards Mailed


    IMPORTANT CALENDAR NOTES
    There are 180 student days and 192 teacher days (195 for new teachers). Last days for students and teachers are subject to change.
    10- and 11-month employees can refer to Bulletin M-1-19 for clarification on workdays.

      1INCLEMENT WEATHER MAKE-UP DAYS
    Three inclement weather make-up days are built into the school calendar. If two days are used, the last day for students will be June 16 and the last day for teachers will be June 18; if one day is used, the last day for students will be June 15 and the last day for teachers will be June 17; if no days are used, the last day for students will be June 12 and the last day for teachers will be June 16.  

    RELIGIOUS HOLIDAYS
    Major religious holidays are noted for planning purposes only. Jewish and Muslim holidays begin the day before at sunset. To avoid excluding students, families and staff from important meetings or activities, PGCPS prohibits scheduling these events on major holidays noted with an asterisk (*) on this calendar. This restriction does not apply to state or regional events.