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2021-22 School Calendar

We are excited to reopen our schools in August and welcome sters back to in-person learning! We have truly missed seeing you in person. To see our latest health and safety protocols, visit our Healthy Operations page.

Key Start of School Dates

To allow for our staff to prepare for the first day of school and to support students who are new to in-person learning at their school building, we are having required full-day student orientations from 8:00 am-4:00 pm for certain grades starting Monday, August 9. See the list of student orientations and first days of school below. PreK3 families your child’s specific orientation and back to school schedule will be communicated by your principal in the coming weeks. 

PreK3-8 Schools:

Grade Orientation First Day of School
PreK3  Thursday, August 12 –  Friday, August 13* Monday, August 16
PreK4  Monday, August 9 – Tuesday, August 10 Wednesday, August 11
K  Monday, August 9 – Tuesday, August 10 Wednesday, August 11
1st  Monday, August 9 – Tuesday, August 10 Wednesday, August 11
2nd Monday, August 9 – Tuesday, August 10 Wednesday, August 11
3rd / Wednesday, August 11
4th N/A Wednesday, August 11
5th Monday, August 9 – Tuesday, August 10 Wednesday, August 11
6th Monday, August 9 – Tuesday, August 10 Wednesday, August 11
7th N/A Wednesday, August 11
8th N/A Wednesday, August 11
Virtual Students N/A Monday, August 16

*Exact date and time of PreK3 orientation varies by school and will be communicated by principal.

High Schools:

DC College Preparatory

Grade Orientation First Day of School
9th Monday, August 9 – Friday, August 13 Monday, August 16
10th Tuesday, August 10 – Wednesday, August 11 Monday, August 16
11th N/A Monday, August 16
12th Thursday, August 12 – Friday, August 13 Monday, August 16

DC Legacy College Preparatory (SCP)

Grade Orientation First Day of School
9th Monday, August 9 – Wednesday, August 11 Monday, August 16
10th Monday, August 9 – Wednesday, August 11 Monday, August 16
11th Thursday, August 12 – Friday, August 13 Monday, August 16
12th Thursday, August 12 – Friday, August 13 Monday, August 16


School Day Schedule

Student Arrival & Breakfast Begins: 7:45 am
School Begins: 8:00 am
School Day Ends: 4:00 pm

NEW: Please note on Wednesdays, all DC schools will dismiss at 3:00 pm for teacher meetings, professional development, etc. 

For information on before and aftercare, learn more about our your options here.

Posted on July 14, 2021 in Community

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