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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 • UPDATED 8-14-19

    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 – 3-Hr. Early Dismissal for Students

    September 30 - October 1

    Rosh Hashanah*

    October 9

    Yom Kippur*

    October 18

    Professional Development – Schools Closed for Students

    October 27

    Diwali*

    November 5

    End of First Quarter (45 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 27-29

    Thanksgiving Holidays – Schools and Offices Closed

    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 17

    Presidents’ Day Holiday – Schools and Offices Closed

    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 24

    First Day of Ramadan

    May 23

    Last Day of Ramadan

    May 24

    Eid al-Fitr*

    May 25

    Memorial Day Holiday – Schools and Offices Closed

    June 12

    3-Hr. Early Dismissal for Students1

    June 15

    Last Day for Students1 and End of Fourth Quarter (45 days) – 3-Hr. Early Dismissal for Students

    June 18

    Last Day for Teachers1


    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 12 and the last day for teachers will be June 17; if one day is used, the last day for students will be June 11 and the last day for teachers will be June 16; if no days are used, the last day for students will be June 10 and the last day for teachers will be
    June 15. 

    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.