Calendar

2014-15 School Year Calendars

School Year Calendar  <-- Click here for a printer-friendly version
Click here to view the detailed official 2014-15 school  year calendar.
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  • First day of school: September 4, 2014
  • Thanksgiving Recess begins: November 27, 2014
  • Winter Recess: December 24, 2014 - January 2, 2015
  • Mid-winter Recess: February 16 - February 20, 2015
  • Spring Recess: April 3 - April 10, 2015
  • Last day of school: June 26, 2015

 
Parent-Teacher Conference Dates
 
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This memorandum includes the schedule of citywide Parent-Teacher Conferences for the 2014-15 school year. Additionally, you can find information about Open-School Week, and the guidelines around the Chancellor's initiative to promote family engagement.  
  

  September* November March May*
  Evening  Evening  Afternoon Evening  Afternoon Evening 
Elementary School Sep 16 Nov 12 Nov 13 Mar 18 Mar 19 May 13
Middle School Sep 18 Nov 19 Nov 20 Mar 11 Mar 12 May 6
High School Sep 17 Nov 5 Nov 7 Mar 26 Mar 27 May 7
D75 School Programs   Nov 17 Nov 18 Mar 2 Mar 3  
*Multi-session schools and District 75 School Programs are exempt from these additional conferences. Schools will notify families accordingly if they are holding these events at their site. 

The September Conference may also be used for an alternative event using one of the following formats as determined by the school Principal and Chapter Leader in consultation with the School Leadership Team: Curriculum Night, Meet the Staff Night, Common Core, or other training for parents.

Citywide & Statewide Assessment Calendar
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NY State Regents: January 26 - January 29, 2015
NY State English Language Arts (ELA) grades 3-8: April 14 - April 16, 2015
NY State Mathematics grades 3-8: April 22 - April 24, 2015
NY State Regents: June 2, 2015; June 16 - 24, 2015

June Clerical Shortened Days
This memorandum provides information around the citywide June Clerical Shortened Days for elementary and intermediate/junior high schools as well as D75 schools.
  • Tuesday, June 9, 2015
  • Monday, June 15, 2015

    Student Attendance Calendar
    This calendar references student attendance days, at each grade level.

    Religious Released Time Program
    The Religious Released Time memo is designed to inform Principals of which Wednesdays not to release students one hour early for private, offsite instruction, as per Chancellor's Regulation A-630, Section I (A) (3).

    Central Calendar
    The central calendar provides information on when the Department of Education's central headquarter offices will be closed.