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OVERBROOK SCHOOL FOR THE BLIND

School Calendar 2014 – 2015

2014

August

27 Wednesday Teachers, Aides and Houseparents return In-Service Day 8:30 a.m.

28 Thursday Professional Development Day

29 Friday No School for Instructional Staff

September

2 Tuesday First day of school for all OSB students

October

2 Thursday Long weekend begins at end of school day

3 Friday No School for students & Instructional Staff

6 Monday All students return. Classes resume at 9:00 a.m.

10 Friday Parents’ Day – PTA Meeting

13 Monday COLUMBUS DAY – SCHOOL IN SESSION

23 Thursday Long weekend begins at end of school day

24 Friday PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT DAY – No school for students

31 Friday End of First Quarter Grading Period

November

26 Wednesday 12:00 p.m. Dismissal for Students; 1:00 P.M. Dismissal for Instructional Staff; Long weekend begins at end of school day

27 Thursday THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY – School Closed

28 Friday School Closed

December

1 Monday All students return. Classes resume at 9:00 a.m.

11 Thursday Holiday Concert – 7:00 p.m. Auditorium Public Invited

18 Thursday Early Childhood Winter Program – 10:00 a.m. Auditorium -Public Invited

19 Friday WINTER VACATION begins at the end of school day

2015

January

5 Monday All students return. Classes resume at 9:00 a.m.

16 Friday 12:00 p.m. Dismissal for Students; Professional Development Day in Afternoon for Staff

End of First Semester Grading Period Long weekend begins at end of school day

19 Monday MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY – School Closed

20 Tuesday All students return. Classes resume at 8:15 a.m.

February

6 Friday 9:30 a.m. - Interim Awards Assembly - Auditorium

13 Friday Long weekend begins at end of school day

16 Monday PRESIDENT’S DAY – no school for students & Instructional Staff

17 Tuesday All students return. Classes resume at 8:15 a.m.

27 Friday Long weekend begins at end of school day March

2 Monday PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT DAY – No school for students

3 Tuesday All students return. Classes resume at 8:15 a.m.

20 Friday 12:00 p.m. Dismissal for Students; Professional Development Day in Afternoon for Staff

End of Third Quarter Grading Period

27 Friday SPRING VACATION begins at end of school day

March/April 30-3 Monday-Friday SPRING VACATION

April

6 Monday All students return. Classes resume at 9:00 a.m.

May

1 Friday 7:00 – 11:00 p.m. - Prom

14 Thursday Spring Concert 7:00 p.m. Public invited.

22 Friday Long weekend begins at end of school day

25 Monday MEMORIAL DAY – School closed

26 Tuesday All students return. Classes resume at 8:15 a.m.

29 Friday Achievement Day 9:00 a.m. Auditorium

June

1 Monday Fun Day for all educational programs

5 Friday Commencement 9:30 a.m. Auditorium

12 Friday Early Childhood Summer Celebration 10:00 a.m. Auditorium

TBD Three-Day Early Intervention Summer Workshop

16 Tuesday 12:00 p.m. Dismissal for Students; 3:15 p.m. Dismissal for Instructional Staff; Last day for students & Instructional Staff

*17 Wednesday Snow Make-Up Day #4

*18 Thursday Snow Make-Up Day #5

*19 Friday Snow Make-Up Day #6

19 – 21 Weekend Alumni Weekend

July 3 Friday Independence Day Observed – School Closed

July 6 – August 13 Early Childhood Summer Program

Program runs Mondays – Thursdays, 9:00 – 2:00 July 7– August 13 ESY Program -

Program runs Tuesdays – Thursdays, 9:00 – 2:00 TBD Transition Vocational Initiative (TVI) Program * Additional Snow Make-Up days if needed