Board-Approved Calendars

Jul
27
Sat
Back to School Rally @ Robert R. Freeman Administrative & Instructional Complex
Jul 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

The DeKalb County School District (DCSD) invites all students, parents, and stakeholders to attend the ‘One DeKalb’ Back to School Rally on Saturday, July 27, 2019, beginning at 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. The rally will feature live entertainment, food, refreshments, as well as limited supplies for families, health screenings, and other resources for parents.

For more information, contact DCSD Parent and Family Engagement at 678-676-0384 or family_engagement@dekalbschoolsga.org.2019-2020 Back to School Rally

Jul
29
Mon
Pre-Planning Days
Jul 29 – Jul 31 all-day
Jul
31
Wed
Open House- Elementary School (All Students) @ All DeKalb County Elementary Schools
Jul 31 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm

Open House is an annual opportunity for parents and students to visit schools prior to the start of the new school year.   Open House sessions allow parents and students a great opportunity to meet teachers, receive pertinent information (schedules, bus rider agreements, bus routes and class expectations), and become excited about the upcoming school year. Additionally, agendas, lockers, PTA membership, school spirit wear and other resources to support the learning environment are shared with parents and students during this time.

Open House- Middle School (All Students) @ All DeKalb County Middle Schools
Jul 31 @ 2:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Open House is an annual opportunity for parents and students to visit schools prior to the start of the new school year.   Open House sessions allow parents and students a great opportunity to meet teachers, receive pertinent information (schedules, bus rider agreements, bus routes and class expectations), and become excited about the upcoming school year. Additionally, agendas, lockers, PTA membership, school spirit wear and other resources to support the learning environment are shared with parents and students during this time.

Aug
1
Thu
Pre-Planning Days
Aug 1 – Aug 2 all-day

(20 Instructional Days)

Open House- High School (9th Graders & New Students) @ All DeKalb County High Schools (for 9th Graders & New Students)
Aug 1 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Open House is an annual opportunity for parents and students to visit schools prior to the start of the new school year.   Open House sessions allow parents and students a great opportunity to meet teachers, receive pertinent information (schedules, bus rider agreements, bus routes and class expectations), and become excited about the upcoming school year. Additionally, agendas, lockers, PTA membership, school spirit wear and other resources to support the learning environment are shared with parents and students during this time.

Open House- High School (Returning Students) @ All DeKalb County High Schools (for Returning Students)
Aug 1 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Open House is an annual opportunity for parents and students to visit schools prior to the start of the new school year.   Open House sessions allow parents and students a great opportunity to meet teachers, receive pertinent information (schedules, bus rider agreements, bus routes and class expectations), and become excited about the upcoming school year. Additionally, agendas, lockers, PTA membership, school spirit wear and other resources to support the learning environment are shared with parents and students during this time.

Aug
5
Mon
First Day of School
Aug 5 all-day

(20 Instructional Days)

Sep
2
Mon
Labor Day
Sep 2 all-day

(20 Instructional Days)

Oct
10
Thu
Fall Break
Oct 10 – Oct 11 all-day

10 Inclement Weather Day 1
11 Inclement Weather Day 1

20 Instructional Days

Oct
14
Mon
Columbus Day
Oct 14 all-day

(20 Instructional Days)

Nov
5
Tue
Teacher’s Workday/Professional Development Day
Nov 5 all-day

5 Inclement Weather Day 3

(15 Instructional Days)

Nov
25
Mon
Thanksgiving Break
Nov 25 – Nov 29 all-day

25 Inclement Weather Day 4
26 Inclement Weather Day 5

(15 Instructional Days)

Dec
20
Fri
Last Day of First Semester
Dec 20 all-day

(15 Instructional Days)
(90 Total Instructional Days)

Winter Break
Dec 20 – Dec 31 all-day

(15 Instructional Days)
(90 Total Instructional Days)

Jan
1
Wed
Winter Break
Jan 1 – Jan 3 all-day

(19 Instructional Days)

Jan
3
Fri
Post/ Pre-Planning Days
Jan 3 all-day

(19 Instructional Days)

Jan
6
Mon
First Day of Second Semester
Jan 6 all-day

(19 Instructional Days)

Jan
20
Mon
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Jan 20 all-day

(19 Instructional Days)

Feb
14
Fri
February Break
Feb 14 all-day

14 Inclement Weather Day 1

(18 Instructional Days)

Feb
17
Mon
President’s Day
Feb 17 all-day

(18 Instructional Days)

Mar
13
Fri
Teacher’s Workday/Professional Development Day
Mar 13 all-day

13 Inclement Weather Day 2

(21 Instructional Days)

Apr
6
Mon
Apr 6 – Apr 10 all-day

6 Inclement Weather Day 3
7 Inclement Weather Day 4
8 Inclement Weather Day 5

(17 Instructional Days)

May
21
Thu
Last Day of School
May 21 all-day

(15 Instructional Days)

May
22
Fri
Post Planning Day
May 22 all-day

(15 Instructional Days)

May
25
Mon
Memorial Day
May 25 all-day

(15 Instructional Days)