Calendar

2017-2018 School Year

CARE Elementary School Calendar 2017-2018 (PDF)

August 21 First Day of School; begin first semester
September 4 Labor Day; holiday for students and employees
September 21 CARE Open house
September 25 – 29 1st DIBELS testing
September 29 1st quarter progress report
October 26 End first grading period; (Report Card given Oct. 30)
October 27 Teacher planning day (Professional Development); no school
October 30 Begin second grading period; first semester
October 30 – November 3 LOL Week (Love of Literacy)
November 10 Veterans Day holiday and Teacher planning day; no school
November 22 Teacher planning day; no school*
November 23-24 Thanksgiving; holiday for students and employees
November 30 Parent Teacher Conference; 2nd quarter progress report
December 19 3rd annual Christmas Pageant
December 21 – January 5 Winter Recess for all students and employees
January 8 School resumes
January 15 MLK, Jr.’s Birthday; holiday for students and employees
January 18 End first semester and second grading period; (Report card given Jan. 22)
January 19 Teacher planning day; no school
January 22 Begin second semester; third grading period
January 29 – February 2 2nd DIBELS testing
February 12-16 LOL Week (Love of Literacy)
February 19 President’s Day holiday and Teacher planning day; no school
February 22 Black History Program
February 26 3rd quarter progress report
March 22 End third grading period; (Report Card given April 2)
March 23 Teacher planning day; no school
March 26 – 30 Spring break recess for students and all employees
April 2 Begin fourth grading period; second semester
April 9-13 3rd DIBELS Testing
April 20 Teacher planning day; no school*
April 30 4th quarter progress report
May 7-11 Teacher Appreciation Week
May 11 Teacher Planning Day (special professional development); no school
May 14 – 18 Terranova Standardized Test Week (Grades 3rd- 5th)
May 28 Memorial Day; holiday for students and employees
June 7 Last Day of School; end fourth grading period (Report card given June 7)