Academic Year Calendar

SCHOOL CALENDAR 2020-2021
First Day for Teachers – Monday, August 31, 2020
Orientation Days – August 31, September 1-3, 8-11, 14-15

FIRST TRIMESTER
Begins:            Wednesday, September 16, 2020
Ends:              *Thursday, December 10, 2020

DAYS OUT
September 4, 2020 (Friday) Labor Day Weekend
September 7, 2020 (Monday) Labor Day
October 12, 2020 (Monday) Columbus Day
November 11, 2020 (Wednesday) Veterans’ Day
November 25, 2020 (Wednesday) through November 27, 2020 (Friday) Thanksgiving Recess

SECOND TRIMESTER
Begins:            Friday, December 11, 2020
Ends:              *Thursday, March 18, 2021

DAYS OUT
December 24, 2020 (Thursday) through January 1, 2021 (Friday) Christmas Recess
January 18, 2021 (Monday) Martin Luther King Day
February 15, 2021 (Monday) through February 19, 2021 (Friday) Winter Recess

THIRD TRIMESTER
Begins:            Monday, March 19, 2021
Ends:              *Wednesday, June 16, 2021

DAYS OUT
April 2, 2021 Good Friday
April 19, 2021 (Monday) through April 23, 2021 (Friday) Spring Recess
May 31, 2021 (Monday) Memorial Day
June 18, 2021 (Friday) Juneteenth

*The District Committee reserves the right to further extend the length of the school day and/or school year in order to comply with Massachusetts Board of Education regulations.  If, however, we experience less than five (5) cancellation days, the calendar year will be adjusted accordingly to comply with the present 180 day school year requirement.  Faculty are required to work 182 days to comply with the language in the Teamsters’ Contract.

Note:   Graduation – Sunday, June 6, 2021