RUSSELL COUNTY SCHOOLS

CALENDAR




2017 - 2018


JULY

3 and 4 – (HOLIDAY FOR EMPLOYEES)

AUGUST

10 - NEW TEACHER ORIENTATION AT SCHOOL BOARD OFFICE

11 - NEW TEACHER ORIENTATION AT RESPECTIVE SCHOOL

14 - ALL TEACHERS REPORT TO THEIR SCHOOLS (1 FLEX DAY REQUIRED BEFORE THIS DATE)

14 - CLASSIFIED/SUPPORT STAFF PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AT RCCTC @ 8:30**

15 - TEACHER WORK DAY/PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

ELEMENTARY AT LHS/RCCTC @ 8:30/12:45

SECONDARY AT RCCCTC/LHS @ 8:30/12:45**

16 - TEACHER WORK DAY **

17 - FIRST DAY FOR STUDENTS


SEPTEMBER

4- LABOR DAY (HOLIDAY FOR ALL PERSONNEL) ***

8- FAIR DAY (DISMISS STUDENTS AT 11:00 AM, TEACHERS WORK UNTIL 3:30 PM)

28- END 1ST SIX WEEKS (30 DAYS)

29- STUDENTS DISMISSED AT 12:30; TEACHER 1/2 WORK DAY/PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT


OCTOBER


NOVEMBER

3- END 2ND SIX WEEKS (26 DAYS)

6- STUDENTS DISMISSED AT 12:30; TEACHER ½ WORK DAY/PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

7- ELECTION DAY (NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS OR TEACHERS)

22, 23, 24 - THANKSGIVING HOLIDAYS


DECEMBER

20- END 3RD SIX WEEKS (29 DAYS), END 1ST SEMESTER (85 DAYS), DISMISS 11:00 AM

25- CHRISTMAS DAY ***

JANUARY

1 - NEW YEARS DAY (PAID HOLIDAY) ***

2 - WORK DAY/PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT FOR TEACHERS**

3 - STUDENTS RETURN


FEBRUARY

9 - END 4TH SIX WEEKS (28 DAYS)

12 - STUDENTS DISMISSED AT 12:30; TEACHER ½ WORK DAY/ PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

MARCH

29- END 5TH SIX WEEKS (34 DAYS)

30- GOOD FRIDAY ***(NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS OR TEACHERS)

APRIL


2-6 SPRING BREAK (APRIL 3-6 OPTIONAL MAKE-UP DAYS IF NEEDED)


MAY

23- END 6TH SIX WEEKS (33 DAYS), END 2ND SEMESTER (95 DAYS)

24- TEACHER WORK DAY **

28- MEMORIAL DAY (NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS OR TEACHERS) IF SCHOOL IS CONTINUED DUE TO WEATHER

STUDENT DAYS 180

PERSONNEL DEVELOPMENT SCHEDULED BY PRINCIPAL 10

PERSONNEL DEVELOPMENT SCHEDULED BY CENTRAL OFFICE/TEACHER WORKDAYS** 5

PAID HOLIDAYS*** 4

FLEX DAY 1


TOTAL ACCOUNTABLE DAYS 200