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School Calendar for 2014-2015

School Calendar for 2014-2015

School Calendar 2014 – 2015

Williamson County Board of Education

1st Semester = 87 Instructional Days

2nd Semester = 90 Instructional Days

Day Date Definition
Wednesday – Thursday July 30 -31 New Teacher Induction
Friday (No Students) August 1 Administrative Day (All teachers report)
Monday (No Students) August 4 District- Wide Professional Development Day
Tuesday (No Students) August 5 Site-Based Professional  Development Day
Wednesday (No Students) August 6 Site-Based Professional Development Day
Thursday (No Students) August 7 Administrative Day (All Teachers work in classrooms)
Friday (Student ½ day) August 8 First ½ day for students
Monday (First Full Student Day) August 11 First Full Day for Students (1st-12th)
Monday (First Full Day Kindergarten) August 18 First Full Day for Kindergarten Students
Monday (No School) September 1 Labor Day (System Closed)
Wednesday September 17 Constitution Day (Students in School)
Thursday October 9 End of First Quarter Grading Period (44 instruc.days)
Friday & Monday (No School) October 10 & 13 Fall Break (System Closed Monday Oct.13)
Wednesday October 15 PSAT (Students in School)
Tuesday (No Students) November 4 District-Wide Professional Development Day
Tuesday November 11 Veterans Day (Students in School)
Monday – Friday (No School) November 24-28 Thanksgiving Holiday (System Closed Nov. 27-28)
Friday (Students ½ Day) December 19 End of First Semester (87 instructional days)
Monday – Friday (No School) December 22-January 2 Winter Holiday—(System Closed Dec. 24-26 & Dec 31–Jan 2) dates
Monday (No Students) January 5 Administrative Day (All teachers report)
Tuesday January 6 First Student Day Second Semester
Monday (No School) January 19 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (System Closed)
Monday (No Students) February 16 Site-Based Professional Development Day
Tuesday March 3 ACT Exam – 11th Grade (Students in School)
Wednesday March 11 End of Third Quarter Grading Period (45 instruc. days)
Monday – Friday (No School) March 16 -20 Spring Break (System Closed March 20)
Friday (No School) April 3 Spring Holiday (System Closed)
Thursday (Students ½ Day) May 21 Last Day for Students – End of Second Sem. (90 instructional days = Total 177 instructional days)
Friday May 22 Administrative Day for Teachers
Thursday – Sunday May 21 – 24 Graduation Window

Click link for State and WCS testing dates/windows: 2014-2015 Assessment Calendar

Professional Development Days

Five (5) days as listed below are in this calendar for professional development.  Three (3) days must be scheduled by each teacher outside the scheduled school calendar.

August 4 – District-Wide

August 5 – Site-Based

August 6 – Site Based

November 4 – District-Wide

February 16 – Site-Based

Parent Teacher Conferences

Parent Teacher Conferences will be systematically scheduled during fall and/or spring semesters for a total of 6 hours before/after school hours documented and approved by the Superintendent.

Snow Days

Up to ten (10) snow days are accumulated in the school calendar through extended work (stockpile) days and will not be made up.  If more than ten (10) days are missed due to weather related conditions, each individual day will be made up as listed below:

  • First, change the 1/5/15 admin day to instruction.
  • Next, change the 5/22/15 admin day to instruction.
  • Next, take the first three days of Spring Break (Monday, Tuesday, then Wednesday).

*Board Approved 11/18/13