News And Events

 
ATTENTION STUDENTS and FAMILIES

Please mark your calendars – the first day of school is Monday, August 27th, 2018, for ALL GRADES,

Including preK and Kindergarten!

 

The School District of Philadelphia’s Kindergarten Registration process for the 2018-2019 school year is now open from January 16, 2018 through May 31, 2018!  For more information, please visit:

Kindergarten Registration

Date                                                       Activity
August 20, 2018                                 First Day for Staff
August 20 – 22, 2018                        District-wide Professional Development
August 20 – 23, 2018                        Kindergarten Parent/Teacher Interviews
August 23, 2018                                  School-based Professional Development
August 23, 2018                                  Ninth Grade Orientation
August 24, 2018                                  Reorganization – Academic Year Preparation K-12
August 27, 2018                                  First Day for Grades K-12 – Student Attendance
August 27, 2018                                  First Day for Head Start and Bright Futures -Student Attendance
August 31, 2018                                  Professional Development Half Day – 3 Hour Early Dismissal
September 3, 2018                             Labor Day – Schools Closed and Administrative Offices Closed
September 10, 2018                           Rosh Hashanah – Schools Closed and Administrative Offices Closed
September 19, 2018                           Yom Kippur – Schools Closed and Administrative Offices Closed
September 21, 2018                           2019-2020 School Selection Process Begins
October 2 – 4, 2018                           Interim Reports
October 5, 2018                                 Professional Development – 3 Hour Early Dismissal
November 2, 2018                             School Selection Process Ends
November 6, 2018                             Election Day– Full Day Professional Development (Staff Only)
November 7 – 9, 2018                      Report card conferences
November 12, 2018                           Veterans’ Day  – Schools Closed and Administrative Offices Closed
November 22 – 23, 2018                 Thanksgiving Holiday – Schools Closed and Admin Offices Closed
December 11 – 13, 2018                    Interim Reports
December 24, 2018                           Winter Recess– Schools Closed
December 25, 2018                           Winter Recess – Schools Closed and Administrative Offices Closed
December 26 – 28, 2018                 Winter Recess – Schools Closed
December 31, 2018                           Winter Recess – Schools Closed and Administrative Offices Closed
January 1, 2019                                 New Year’s Day – Schools Closed and Administrative Offices Closed

January 18, 2019                              Professional Development Day – Staff Only
January 21, 2019                              Dr. Martin Luther King Day – Schools Closed and Administrative Offices Closed
January 30 – February 1, 2019     Report Card Conferences – 12:00 noon dismissal
February 18, 2019                            Presidents’ Day – Schools Closed and Administrative Offices Closed
February 26 – 28, 2019                   Interim Reports
March 1, 2019                                   Professional Development Half Day – 3 Hour Early Dismissal
April 3 – 5, 2019                               Report Card Conferences
April 12, 2019                                    Professional Development Half Day – 3 Hour Early Dismissal
April 18, 2019                                    Spring Recess – Schools Closed
April 19, 2019                                    Good Friday – Schools Closed and Administrative Offices Closed
April 22, 2019                                   Spring Recess – Schools Closed
May 7 – 9, 2019                                Interim Reports
May 14, 2019                                    Election Day – Schools Closed
May 27, 2019                                    Memorial Day – Schools Closed and Administrative Offices Closed
June 4, 2019                                     Last Day for Students
June 5, 2019                                     Last Day for Staff