2019/2020 School Calendar

 

The 2019-2020 School Calendar items are listed below.

  • September 3, 2019 – School Opening Day – 2 Hour Early Dismissal
  • September 18, 2019 – 1 Hour Early Dismissal
  • September 23, 2019 – Non-Instructional Day (District Pro-D)
  • October 14, 2019 – Thanksgiving Day
  • October 25 , 2019 – Non-Instructional Day (Teacher Pro-D)
  • October 30, 2019 – PLC – 2 Hour Early Dismissal
  • November 11, 2019 – Remembrance Day
  • November 20, 2019 – PLC – 2 Hour Early Dismissal
  • November 29, 2019 – Non-Instructional Day (District Pro-D)
  • December 20, 2019 – Last day of school before Winter Break
  • December 23, 2019 – January 3, 2020 – Winter Vacation
  • January 6, 2020 – School re-opens after Winter Vacation
  • January 29, 2020 – PLC – 2 Hour Early Dismissal
  • February 14, 2020 – Non-Instructional Day (Teacher Pro-D)
  • February 17, 2020 – Family Day
  • March 6, 2020 – Last day of school before Spring Vacation
  • March 9-13, 2020 – District Closure
  • March 16-20, 2020 – Spring Break
  • March 23, 2020 – School re-opens after Spring Vacation
  • April 10, 2020 – Good Friday
  • April 13, 2020 –  Easter Monday
  • April 17, 2020 – 1 Hour Early Dismissal
  • April 20, 2020 – Non-Instructional Day (District Pro-D)
  • April 29, 2020 – PLC – 2 Hour Early Dismissal
  • May 1, 2020 – Non-Instructional Day (Teacher Pro-D)
  • May 13, 2020 – PLC – 2 Hour Early Dismissal
  • May 18, 2020 – Victoria Day
  • June 25, 2020 – Last Day of Classes – 2 Hour Early Dismissal
  • June 26, 2020 – Schools Close/Administrative Day

There are 188 days in session.

Total number of instructional hours in the 2019/20 calendar:

  • Kindergarten = 181 days of instruction = 853 hours (accounts for gradual entry)
  • Elementary = 181 instructional days = 883 Hours of Instruction
  • Secondary = 178 instructional days = 952 Hours of Instruction

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

  • 853 hours for Kindergarten
  • 878 hours for Grades 1-7
  • 952 hours for Grades 8-12

PLC = Professional Learning Community