2016-17 School Year Calendars

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School Year Calendar <-- Click here for a printer-friendly version, or scroll down to view. 

Click here to view the detailed official 2016-17 school year calendar.
Translations available in Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, French, Haitian Creole, Korean, Russian, Spanish and Urdu.
  • First day of school: September 8, 2016
  • Thanksgiving Recess begins: November 24, 2016
  • Winter Recess: December 26, 2016 - January 2, 2017
  • Mid-Winter Recess: February 20 - February 24, 2017
  • Spring Recess: April 10 - April 18, 2017
  • Last day of school: June 28, 2017
Parent-Teacher Conference Dates
Translations available in
Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, French, Haitian Creole, Korean, Russian, Spanish and Urdu.  
This memorandum includes the schedule of citywide Parent-Teacher Conferences for the 2016-17 school year. Additionally, you can find information about Open-School Week, and the guidelines around the Chancellor's initiative to promote family engagement.

  September* November March May*
  Evening  Evening  Afternoon Evening  Afternoon Evening 
Elementary School 22-Sep 2-Nov 3-Nov 8-Mar 9-Mar 17-May
Middle School 15-Sep 26-Oct 27-Oct 15-Mar 16-Mar 18-May
High School 28-Sep 17-Nov 18-Nov 23-Mar 24-Mar 3-May
D75 School Programs   16-Nov 15-Nov 6-Mar 7-Mar