2011-2012 School Calendar

This calendar was developed by the Calendar Committee, a group of parents, teachers, principals, clerical staff and representatives from the Classroom Teachers Association (CTA) and OESPA (the Orange Educational Support Professionals Association).  There is a five-day Thanksgiving break for students and a two-week winter break.  Listed below is the approved 2011-2012 school calendar, along with the Prioritized List of Bad Weather Days.  Historical calendars can be found at this link:

http://www.ocps.net/Pages/SchoolCalendars(HistoricalInformation).aspx  

 Download a printer-friendly version here of the 2011-12 School Calendar.

Note:  Summer School 2011 will run from June 14 - July 19, 2011, on a 4-day week with extended hours.  The first week of summer school will be Tuesday - Friday.  All other weeks start on Mondays.  All schools will be closed the entire week of July 4. Graduation is the evening of July 19, 2011.

Monday-Friday

August 15, 16, 18, 19

Pre Planning

Wednesday

August 17

Staff Development Day

Monday

August 22

First Day of School

Monday

September 5

Holiday

Friday

October 14

Statewide Professional Day

Student Holiday

Teacher Non Workday

Thursday

October 27

End of 1st Marking Period (47 days)

Friday

October 28

Student Holiday

Teacher Workday

Monday

October 31

Begin 2nd Marking Period

Monday - Friday

November 21-25

Thanksgiving Break

Nov 21-23: Student Holidays/Teacher Non Workdays

November 24-25: Student/Teacher Holidays

Two Weeks

December 19-30

Winter Break

Monday

January 2

Student/Teacher Holiday

Tuesday

January 3

Students Return to School

Monday

January 16

Holiday

Thursday

January 19

End of 2nd Marking Period (42 days)

 

Friday

January 20

Student Holiday/Teacher Workday

Monday

January 23

Begin 2nd Semester/3rd Marking Period

Monday

February 20

Holiday

Thursday

March 22

End of 3rd Marking Period (43 days)

Friday

March 23

Student Holiday/Teacher Workday

Monday-Friday

March 26-30

Spring Break

Monday

April 2

Begin 4th Marking Period

Monday

May 28

Student/Teacher Holiday

Thursday

June 7

Last Day of School/ End of 4th Marking Period (48 days)

Friday-Monday

June 8-11

Post Planning

 

Prioritized Bad Weather Days 2011-2012 

Priority

Date

Current Use

1

October 14

Statewide Professional Day

2

February 20

Student/Teacher Holiday (Presidents Day)

3

November 21

Thanksgiving Break - Day 1

4

November 22

Thanksgiving Break - Day 2

5

March 30

Spring Break - Day 5

6

March 29

Spring Break - Day 4

7

March 28

Spring Break - Day 3

8

March 27

Spring Break - Day 2

9

March 26

Spring Break - Day 1

10

November 23

Thanksgiving Break - Day 3