***FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE***

March 13, 2019

The academic calendar for Alleghany County Public Schools, has been revised.  As a result of missing one day beyond the bank days for second semester, May 23, 2019 will now be the last day of school.  The staff workday will now be May 24, 2019. 

Ms. Mary Jane Mutispaugh, Director of Instruction, advises parents and other interested persons to stay alert for additional calendar updates in the event of future school closings.  Changes are identified in bold print.

 

March

 

 

SOL Spring Writing Assessment Grades 5, 8 and English 11

March

13

Wed

Mid-Six Weeks Reports Issued

March

22-25

Fri-Mon

#### Spring Break (No School for Students/12 Month Employees Report))

April

3

Wed

End Fifth Six Weeks (29 Days)/Early Release

April

4

Thurs

Begin Sixth Six Weeks

April

10

Wed

Report Cards Issued for Fifth Six Weeks

April

18

Thurs

Early Release

April

19

Fri

Holiday (All Schools and Offices Closed)

April

22

Mon

Holiday (All Schools and Offices Closed)

April

23

Tues

Holiday (No School for Students / 12 Month Employees Report)

May

1

Wed

Mid Six Weeks Reports Issued

April-May

 

 

Spring SOL Non-Writing Assessments (All Schools)

May

23

Thurs

****Anticipated End of Sixth Six Weeks (32 Days) / Second Semester (90 Days) / School Year (180 Days)/Early Release

May

24

Fri

Workday

May

27

Mon

Holiday (All Schools and Offices Closed)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

**** The last day of the first semester and the last day of school are subject to change in order to maintain 90 days in each semester in order to meet state mandates for instructional time.  Six bank days will be available first semester and Seven bank days will be available second semester.  There will be one teacher workday following the last day of school.

#### These holidays are likely to become regular school days. Please refrain from making plans that cannot be changed.

Approved by the Alleghany County School Board January 24, 2018

Revision approved by the Alleghany County School Board December 17, 2018

Revision approved by the Alleghany County School Board March 11, 2019