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.
Translations available in Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, French, Haitian Creole, Korean, Russian, Spanish, and Urdu

  • 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*NovemberMarchMay*
 Evening Evening AfternoonEvening AfternoonEvening 
Elementary SchoolSep 16Nov 12Nov 13Mar 18Mar 19May 13
Middle SchoolSep 18Nov 19Nov 20Mar 11Mar 12May 6
High SchoolSep 17Nov 5Nov 7Mar 26Mar 27May 7
D75 School Programs Nov 17Nov 18Mar 2Mar 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 114 - 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.