D15 Board of Education Approves 2012-13 Calendar

The District 15 Board of Education approved the District's official 2012-13 calendar during its December 14 meeting.

The District 15 Board of Education approved the District's official 2012-13 calendar during its December 14 meeting.

The 2012-13 calendar includes the following key dates:

Beginning of the School Year: Staff Institute Days are scheduled for Thursday, August 23, and Friday, August 24. Grades 1-8 begin classes on Monday, August 27. Kindergarten and early childhood classes begin on Tuesday, August 28.

Thanksgiving: Thanksgiving will be celebrated on Thursday, November 22. There will be no school that week, but parent-teacher conferences will be held on Monday, November 19, and Tuesday, November 20.

Winter Break: There will be no school from Monday, December 24, through Friday, January 4, with schools reopening on Monday, January 7.

Spring Break: There will be no school Monday, March 25, through Friday, March 29, with schools reopening Monday, April 1.

End of the School Year: The school term is set to end on Thursday, June 13, but that date is subject to change in April 2013 as the school year will be shortened by any remaining unused emergency days.

The complete calendar can be viewed at www.ccsd15.net | About District 15 | Official School Calendars.

For more information, contact James Garwood, deputy superintendent of schools, at 847-963-3202 or garwoodj@ccsd15.net.

-Story Submitted by Community Consolidated School District 15

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