2018/19 School Calendar

 

The 2018/19 School Calendar items are listed below:

  • September 4, 2018 – School Opening Day – 2 Hour Early Dismissal
  • September 19, 2018 – 1 Hour Early Dismissal
  • September 24, 2018 – Non-Instructional Day (District Pro-D)
  • October 8, 2018 – Thanksgiving Day
  • October 19, 2018 – Non-Instructional Day (Teacher Pro-D)
  • October 24, 2018 – PLC – 2 Hour Early Dismissal
  • November 12, 2018 – Remembrance Day
  • November 21, 2018 – PLC – 2 Hour Early Dismissal
  • November 30, 2018 – Non-Instructional Day (Curriculum Support)
  • December 21, 2018 – Last day of school before Winter Break
  • December 24, 2018 – January 4, 2019 – Winter Vacation
  • January 7, 2019 – School re-opens after Winter Vacation
  • January 18, 2019 – Non-Instructional Day (District Pro-D)
  • January 30, 2019 – PLC – 2 Hour Early Dismissal
  • February 15, 2019 – Non-Instructional Day (Teacher Pro-D)
  • February 18, 2019 – Family Day
  • March 8, 2019 – Last day of school before Spring Vacation
  • March 11-15, 2019 – District Closure
  • March 18-22, 2019 – Spring Break
  • March 25, 2019 – School re-opens after Spring Vacation
  • April 5, 2019 – 1 Hour Early Dismissal
  • April 8, 2019 – Non-Instructional Day (District Pro-D)
  • April 18, 2019 – PLC – 2 Hour Early Dismissal
  • April 19, 2019 – Good Friday
  • April 22, 2019 – Easter Monday
  • May 3, 2019 – Non-Instructional Day (Teacher Pro-D)
  • May 15, 2019 – PLC – 2 Hour Early Dismissal
  • May 20, 2019 – Victoria Day
  • June 27, 2019 – Last Day of Classes – 2 Hour Early Dismissal
  • June 28, 2019 – Schools Close/Administrative Day

 

There are 188 days in session.

Total number of instructional hours in the 2018/19 calendar:

  • Kindergarten = 180 days of instruction = 848 hours (accounts for graduated entry)
  • Elementary = 180 instructional days = 878 Hours of Instruction
  • Secondary = 177 instructional days = 948 Hours of Instruction

 

Note: School Act/School Calendar Regulation: Prescribed minimum hours of instruction:

  • 848 hours for Kindergarten
  • 873 hours for Grades 1-7
  • 947 hours for Grades 8-12

 

PLC = Professional Learning Community