Academic Calendar

2016—2017

Testing Schedule

Fall Testing

  • Oct 19 – PSAT – 10th and 11th
  • Oct 24-25 – ACT – 11th and 12th
  • Nov 7-8 – SAT – 11th and 12th
  • Dec 12-13 – ACT – 11th and 12th

Spring Testing

  • Feb 13-14 – ACT – 11th and 12th
  • Mar 13-14 – SAT – 11th and 12th
  • April 24-25 – ACT – 11th and 12th
August
  • August 8-12 (M-F) – Teacher Work Days – preplanning
  • August 12 (F) – New Student Breakfast 8:00-10:00
  • August 12 (F) – “Meet the Teacher” day – 10:00-12:00
  • August 15 (M) – First Day of School (full day)
  • August 8-12 (M-F) – Teacher Work Days – preplanning
  • August 12 (F) – New Student Breakfast 8:00-10:00
  • August 12 (F) – “Meet the Teacher” day – 10:00-12:00
  • August 15 (M) – First Day of School (full day)
September
  • September 5 (M) – Labor Day – no school
  • September 13(T) – Writing Assessment – All Grades
  • September 16 (F) – PACEMAKERS Meeting – 8:30-9:30am
  • September 16 (F) – PACEMAKERS Family Picnic
  • September 21(W) – Open House (6 – 8:00 pm) – Early Dismissal at 12:30
  • September 22 (TH) – Professional Development Day – (student non-attendance)
  • September 23 (F) –  Teacher Work Day – (Writing SEP’s) (student non-attendance)
October
  • October – PACEMAKERS – LD Awareness Month
  • October 13(TH) – End of 1st Quarter (12:30 dismissal) (no after care provided)
  • October 14 (F) – SEP Conference Day (student non-attendance)
  • October 17 (M) – 2nd Quarter Begins
  • October 19 (W) – PSAT (10th and 11th graders)
  • October 20 (TH) – SEP Conference Evening – 4:40-7:30 pm
  • October 21 (F) – PACEMAKERS Meeting – 8:30-9:30 am- Assembly Hall
  • October 28 (F) – Fall Costume Ball – Middle School 4-6pm, High School 7-10pm
  • October 28 (F) – Elementary Fall Harvest Party (2:20 – 3:30 pm)
November
  • November 5 (9am to 12pm) – Senior Pictures
  • November 6 (S) – Daylight Savings Time Ends
  • November 16 – Picture Day (all grades except Seniors)
  • November 18 (F) – PACEMAKERS Meeting – 8:30-9:30 am- Assembly Hall
  • November 21-25 (M-F) – Thanksgiving Break – no school
  • November 28 (M) – Classes Resume
December
  • December, 9 (F) at 4:30 – Pace Brantley’s Theatre in the Park.
  • December 14 – Picture Retakes
  • December 16 (F) – PACEMAKERS Meeting – 8:30-9:30 am- Assembly Hall
  • December 16 (F) – End of 2nd Quarter, Final day before winter break – 12:30 dismissal – No Aftercare – Karaoke Day
  • December 19 – January 3 – Winter Break for Students -No School
January
  • January 3 (T) – Teacher Work Day
  • January 4 (W) – Classes Resume – 3rd Quarter Begin
  • January 16(M) – Martin Luther King Jr. Day – No School
  • January 20 (F) – PACEMAKERS Meeting – 8:30-9:30 am- Assembly Hall
  • January 26 – Faculty vs. Student in-school event Basketball Game
February
  • February 2 (TH) – Mime Day
  • February 14(T) – Elementary Friendship Party (2:20-3:20pm)
  • February20 (M) – President’s Day – No School
  • February 17 (F) – PACEMAKERS Meeting – 8:30-9:30 am- Assembly Hall
  • February 17 (F) – Mardi Gras Dance – Middle School 4-6pm, High School 7-10 pm
March
  • March 6-10 (M-F) – Competency Testing – High School (10th graders)
  • March 15 (W) – End of 3rd Quarter
  • March 16 – 17 (TH-F) – Teacher Workday / Professional Development Day
  • March 17 (F) – PACEMAKERS Meeting – 8:30-9:30 am- Assembly Hall
  • March 20-24 (M-F) – Spring Break – No School
  • March 27 (M) – 4th Quarter Begin
April
  • April TBA – Spring Fundraising Event
  • April 3-7 (M-F) – Summative Assessments – ACT Aspire testing ES, MS, HS (9th grade)
  • April 11(T) – Writing Assessment – All Grades
  • April 13 (TH) – Prom (7:00-11:00pm)
  • April 14 (F) – Teacher Workday – SEP Writing – (student non-attendance)
  • April 21 (F) – PACEMAKERS Meeting – 8:30-9:30 am- Assembly Hall
  • April 22 (S) –  Aladdin at Lake Brantley High School Auditorium
May
  • May 1-5 (M-F) – Teacher Appreciation Week
  • May 12 (F) – SEP Conference Day – (student non-attendance)
  • May 16 (T) – SEP Conference Evening – 4:30-7:30 pm
  • May 19 (F) – PACEMAKERS Meeting – 8:30-9:30 am- Assembly Hall
  • May 19 (F) – PACEMAKERS FAMILY PICNIC
  • May 26 (F) – Senior’s Last Day
  • May 29 (M) – Memorial Day – No School
June
  • June 1 (TH) – Elementary Awards Assembly 1:30-3:30
  • June 5 (M) – Eighth Grade Graduation – 7pm – Assembly Hall
  • June 7 (W) – Last day of school/end of 4th quarter -12:30 dismissal 
  • June 7 (W) – No Aftercare
  • June 7 (W) – High School Graduation – 7:00pm
  • June 8-9 (TH-F) – Teacher Work Days (post planning)

2017—2018

August
  • August 7-11 (M-F) – Teacher Work Days – preplanning
  • August 11 (F) – New Student Breakfast 8:00-10:00, “Meet the Teacher” day – 10:00-12:00, Teacher Luncheon 12:30-1:30

  • August 14 (M) – First Day of School (full day)

September
  • September 4 (M) – Labor Day – no school
  • September 5-8 (T-F)  – Testing ES, MS, HS (9th grade)
  • September 12 & 14 (T/TH) – Writing Assessment – All Grades
  • September 15 (F) – PACEMAKERS Meeting – 8:30-9:30am
  • September 15 (F) – PACEMAKERS Family Picnic
  • September 27 (W) – Open House (6:00-8:30pm)
  • September 28 (TH) – Professional Development Day – (student non-attendance)
  • September 29 (F) – Teacher Work Day – (Writing SEP’s) (student non-attendance)
October
  • October – PACEMAKERS – LD Awareness Month
  • October 11 (W) – PSAT (10th and 11th graders)
  • October 12 (TH) – End of 1st Quarter
  • October 13 (F) – SEP Conference Day (student non-attendance)
  • October 16 (M) – SEP Conference Day (student non-attendance)
  • October 17 (T) –  2nd Quarter Begins
  • October 19 (TH) – SEP Conference Evening – 4:00-7:00 pm
  • October 20 (F) – PACEMAKERS Meeting – 8:30-9:30 am- Assembly Hall
  • October 27 (F) – Fall Costume Ball (Middle and High School times TBA)
  • October 27 (F) – Elementary Fall Harvest Party (2:20 – 3:30 pm)
November
  • November 5 (S) – Daylight Savings Time Ends
  • November 17 (F) – PACEMAKERS Meeting – 8:30-9:30 am- Assembly Hall
  • November 20-24 (M-F) – Thanksgiving Break – no school
  • November 27 (M) – Classes Resume
December
  • December 15 (F) – PACEMAKERS Meeting – 8:30-9:30 am- Assembly Hall
  • December 21 (TH) – End of 2nd Quarter 12:30 dismissal – No AftercareKaraoke Day
  • December 22 (F) – Teacher Work Day (student non- attendance)
  • December 25 – January 5 – Winter Break – No School
January
  • January 8(M) – Teacher Work Day (student non-attendance)
  • January 9 (T) – Classes Resume – 3rd Quarter Begin
  • January 15(M) – Martin Luther King Jr. Day – No School
  • January 19 (F) – PACEMAKERS Meeting – 8:30-9:30 am- Assembly Hall
February
  • February 14(W) – Elementary Friendship Party (2:20-3:20pm)
  • February 16 (F) – PACEMAKERS Meeting – 8:30-9:30 am- Assembly Hall
  • February 19 (M) – President’s Day – No School  
  • February 23 (F) – Spring Dance (Middle and High School time TBA)
March
  • March 5-9(M-F) – Competency Testing – High School
  • March 15 (TH) – End of 3rd Quarter
  • March 16 (F) – Professional Development Day (student non-attendance)
  • March 16 (F) – PACEMAKERS Meeting – 8:30-9:30 am- Assembly Hall
  • March 19-23 (M-F) – Spring Break – No School
  • March 26 (M) – Teacher Work Day (student non-attendance)
  • March 27 (T) – Classes resume, Begin 4th quarter
  • March 28 (W) – Transition Night 6:00-7:00 (current 5th & 8th grade students only)
April
  • April TBA – Spring Fundraising Event
  • April 2-6 (M-F) – Achievement Testing ES, MS, HS
  • April 10 & 12 (T/TH) – Writing Assessment – All Grades
  • April 19 (TH) – Prom (7:00 – 11:00pm)
  • April 20 (F) – Teacher Workday – SEP Writing – (student non-attendance)
  • April 20 (F) – PACEMAKERS Meeting – 8:30-9:30 am- Assembly Hall
May
  • May 3 (TH) – 12:30 Dismissal – No aftercare
  • May 4 (F) – Teacher Work Day (student non-attendance)
  • May 7-11(M-F) – Teacher Appreciation Week
  • May 18 (F) – PACEMAKERS Meeting – 8:30-9:30 am- Assembly Hall
  • May 18 (F) – PACEMAKERS FAMILY PICNIC
  • May 22 (T) – Understanding SEP & Testing Data Information Night 5:30-7:30
  • May 25 (F) – Seniors’ Last Day
  • May 28 (M) – Memorial Day – No School
  • May 30 (W) – Elementary Awards Assembly/Graduation 2:00-3:00
  • May 31 (TH) – Eighth Grade Graduation – 6:30 – Assembly Hall
June
  • June 1 (F) – Last day of school/end of 4th quarter -12:30 dismissal – No Aftercare, High School Graduation – 7:00pm
  • June 4-5 (M-T) –  Teacher Work Days (post planning)