2017-18 School Year Calendar released
Posted on April 18, 2017
At the April 17 board meeting, the Riverdale School Board adopted the high school and grade school academic calendars for 2017-18.
It includes first days, last days, breaks, teacher work days and parent teacher conferences for both of our schools in one easy-to-use document.
Here are some of the key dates:
FIRST DAYS OF SCHOOL
As previously announced, there are three start dates for the 2017-18 school year:
- Friday, Aug. 25: New high school students – All brand new students (9th graders + new high schoolers in any grade) begin school early.This special first day will be full of information and activities designed to acquaint new students with the school and each other.
- Monday, Aug. 28: Grades 1-8 and 10-12
- Returning students in 10th-12th grades
- All students in 1st-8th grades (new and returning)
- Tuesday, Sept. 5: Preschool and kindergarten students
- 20-24, 2017
- 18, 2017-Jan. 1, 2018
- March 26-30, 2018
LAST DAY OF SCHOOL
- June 8, 2018: Last day for students
- June 11-15, 2018: Snow Day Buffer (a cushion of days set aside in case we experience snow days during the school year. For each snow day, we will extend school one day into the week designated as the Snow Day Buffer)