MCPS School Year Calendar 2013 - 2014

DATE
EVENT
NOTE
Thu, July 04
Holiday - Independence Day
Offices & schools closed.
Mon - Fri, August 19, 20, 21, 22, 23
Professional day for teachers
No school for students.
Mon, August 26
First day of school for students
Mon, September 02
Holiday - Labor Day
Offices & schools closed.
Thu, September 05
Rosh Hashanah
No school for students and teachers. Yom Kippur is Saturday, September 14, 2013
Fri, September 27
Tentative: early release day for all students 
Planning/grades/interims
Fri, October 18
MSEA Conference - MCAAP Fall Conference
No school for students and teachers.
Fri, November 1
Professional day for teachers
No school for students. Planning/report card prep.
Mon - Tue, November 11, 12
Early release days, K-8. Parent conferences.
Students dismissed after lunch.
Wed, November 27
Early release day prior to Thanksgiving, K-12
Students dismissed after lunch.
Thu, November 28
Holiday - Thanksgiving
Offices & schools closed.
Fri, November 29
Holiday - Thanksgiving
Offices & schools closed.
Mon, December 23
Winter break begins
No school for students and teachers.
Tue, December 24
Holiday - Christmas 
Offices & schools closed.
Wed, December 25
Holiday - Christmas
Offices & schools closed.
Thu-Fri, December 26, 27
Winter break
No school for students and teachers.
Mon-Tue, December 30, 31
Winter break
No school for students and teachers.
Wed, January 1
Holiday - New Year's Day
Offices & schools closed.
Mon, January 20
Holiday - Martin L. King, Jr. Day
Offices & schools closed.
Tue, January 21
Professional day for teachers
No school for students. Some 10-month employees work.
Mon, February 17
Holiday - Presidents' Day
Offices & schools closed.
Fri, February 28
Tentative: early release for all students 
Planning/grades/interims
Fri, March 28     
Professional day for teachers
No school for students.
Mon-Thu, April 14, 15, 16, 17
Spring break
No school for students and teachers.
Fri, April 18
Holiday - Easter
Offices & schools closed.
Mon, April 21
Holiday - Easter
Offices & schools closed.
Mon, May 26
Holiday - Memorial Day
Offices & schools closed.
Thu, June 12
Early release day K-12.
Last day of school for students
Fri, June 13
Professional day for teachers

School Contingency Calendar, 2013-2014

If the school year should be disrupted by emergencies and schools are closed,

the school year will be extended.

If schools are closed...

The school year will be extended by...

5 days one day to June 13, 2014
6 days two days to June 13 and 16, 2014
7 days three days to June 13, 16, and 17, 2014
8 days four days to June 13, 16, 17, and 18, 2014
9 days five days to June 13, 16, 17, 18, and 19, 2014

Page updated November 26, 2012