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2016-2017 School Calendar

This calendar was developed by the District Calendar Committee, a group of community/business members, parents, teachers, principals, district staff, and representatives from the Classroom Teachers Association (CTA) and OESPA (the Orange Educational Support Professionals Association). There is a three-day Thanksgiving break for students and a two-week winter break. Listed below is the approved 2016-17 school calendar, along with the prioritized list of bad weather days. Click here to download a printer-friendly version.  Click here to see calendars from years past.  

 

Monday-Friday
August 8-12, 2016
Pre planning for teachers (Aug. 10 is a staff development day.)
Monday
August 15, 2016
First day of school for students
Monday
September 5, 2016
Labor Day holiday (Schools and district offices are closed.)
Thursday
October 13, 2016
End of 1st marking period (43 days)
Friday October 14, 2016 Student holiday/teacher workday
Monday October 17, 2016 Begin 2nd marking period
Friday
October 28, 2016
Student holiday/teacher professional day/ teacher non-workday
Wednesday-Friday
November 23-25, 2016
Thanksgiving Break
Friday ​December 16, 2016 End of 2nd marking period (41 days)
Two Weeks
December 19, 2016 – January 2, 2017
Winter Break (Schools are closed.  District offices are closed Dec. 23-Jan. 2.)
Tuesday January 3, 2017 Student holiday/teacher workday
Wednesday
January 4, 2017
Students return to school/Begin 2nd semester/3rd marking period
Monday
January 16, 2017
Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday (Schools and district offices are closed.)
Monday
February 20, 2017
Presidents Day holiday (Schools are closed. District offices are open.)
Thursday
March 16, 2017
End of 3rd marking period (50 days)
Friday
March 17, 2017
Student holiday/teacher workday
Monday-Friday
March 20-24, 2017
Spring Break (Schools are closed. District offices are open.)
Monday
March 27, 2017
Begin 4th marking period
Friday ​April 28, 2017 Student holiday/teacher non-workday
Monday
May 29, 2017
Memorial Day holiday (Schools and district offices are closed.)
Wednesday
May 31, 2017
End of 4th marking period/last day of school for students (46 days)
Thursday-Friday
June 1-2, 2017
Post planning for teachers

 

First semester: 84 days (43/41)
Second semester: 96 days (50/46)

 

 Prioritized list of bad-weather days

PRIORITY
DATE
CURRENT USE
1
October 28, 2016
Professional Day/Student Holiday
2
April 28, 2017
Teacher Non-Workday/Student Holiday
3
February 20, 2017
Student/Teacher Holiday (Presidents Day)
4
November 23, 2016
Thanksgiving Break – Day 1
5
March 24, 2017
Spring Break – Day 5​
6
March 23, 2017
Spring Break – Day 4
7
March 22, 2017
Spring Break – Day 3
8
March 21, 2017
Spring Break – Day 2
9
March 20, 2017
Spring Break – Day 1
10
June 1, 2017
Post Planning (Post-planning would change to June 2 & 5)