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    2019-20 School Year Calendar
    Posted on 08/13/2018

    The 2019-20 School Year Calendar, dates listed below, was approved by the School Board in January 2019.

    Students will be released 75 minutes early every Wednesday, except for the first day of school. This is to support improved teacher collaboration and student academic performance.

    Important Calendar Dates:

    Wed., Sept. 4, 2019 First day of school (regular school hours apply, no early release)

    Wed., Sept. 4 – Fri., Sept. 8 Family Connection Conferences for incoming kindergarten families

    Mon., Sept. 19 Kindergartners first day of school (three-day delayed start)

    Fri., Oct. 11 State-In-Service Day (no school)

    Fri., Nov. 11 Veterans Day (no school)

    Nov. 25-27 Elementary Conference Days (no school for elementary and K-8 students; varies by school)

    Nov. 28-29 Thanksgiving Break

    Fri. Dec. 20 1-hour early dismissal (holiday break)

    Dec. 23, 2019 – Jan. 3, 2020 Winter break including New Year’s Day (no school)

    Mon., Jan. 21, 2020 Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no school)

    Wed., Jan. 20, 2020 Day between Semesters (no school) *possible snow make-up day (1 of 3)

    Feb. 17 – 21, 2020 Mid-winter break including Presidents’ Day (no school)

    April 13 -17, 2020 Spring break (no school)

    Mon., May 25, 2020 Memorial Day (no school)

    Thurs., June 18, 2020 Last day of school(1-hour early dismissal)

    June 21 and 24, 2020 Possible Snow Make-Up days

    The school calendar is negotiated between Seattle Education Association and the district.

    View the district calendar