School Calendar

Opening day for teachers:           Aug. 9 

1st day of school for students:    Aug. 10

Labor Day Holiday (school dismissed): Sept. 5 

1st Day of Preschool:                Sept. 8 

Professional Development (school dismissed) Sept. 19 

Fall Break (school dismissed)     Oct. 3-7 

Election Day (School Dismissed) Nov. 8 

Thanksgiving Holiday Break (school dismissed) Nov. 23-25 

Christmas Holiday Break (school dismissed) Dec. 19-Jan 2 

Students return from Christmas Break Jan. 3 

Martin Luther King Day (school dismissed) Jan. 16 

President's Day (school dismissed) * Feb. 20 

Break Day*                              March 13 Spring Break (school dismissed) April 3-7

Last day of school for students May 22 (Pre-school will end one day prior to K-12 )

Closing Day for Staff                May 23



* Approved Make-up Days when school is dismissed for weather or any other emergency. 

The district will also have four (4) Bearcat Days available to make up student instructional days. 

Days beyond six will be added to the end of the calendar.


Future Dates for 2017-18: 

1st Day for Students: August 9, 2017 

Fall Break: October 9-13 

Spring Break: March 30-April 6 (This includes Good Friday the week prior)


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Bearcat Days - ACSchools Non-Traditional Snow Day Plan

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