2017 - 2018 School Year Calendar

August
Habit of Mind: Applying Past Knowledge to New Situations
30
First Day of School; Extended Day Begins
September
Habit of Mind: Applying Past Knowledge to New Situations
4
School closed; Labor Day
9
Back to School Picnic
11
Picture Day
14
Minimum Day - Back to School Night (No Study Hall/Homework)
October
Habit of Mind: Creating, Imagining and Innovating
9
School Closed; Fall Holiday
12 & 18
No class for 8th graders – High School Visit Days
26
Class pictures & Retake pictures
November
Habit of Mind: Questioning and Problem Posing
21
No Study Hall or Homework
22
Extended Day Open for 5 or more; Thanksgiving Break
23 & 24
School Closed; Thanksgiving Holiday
December
Habit of Mind: Thinking & Communicating with Clarity and Precision
1
End of First Trimester
14 & 15 Minimum Days
Conferences (no Study Hall/Homework)
21
No Study Hall or Homework - Holiday Happening
22
No classes. Extended Day open for 5 or more - Winter Break
25-29
School Closed - Winter Break
January
Habit of Mind: Managing Impulsivity
1-5
School Closed – Winter Break
8
Classes resume
15
School Closed; M. L. King, Jr. Observance
26
TADS Electronic Renewal Contracts
February
Habit of Mind: Managing Pulsivity
9
Renewal Deposits Due
11-16
7th & 8th grades to NatureBridge/Yosemite
16
Minimum Day – Presidents’ Week Break
19
School Closed; Presidents’ Day
20-23
Extended Day Open for 5 or more; Presidents’ Week
March
Habit of Mind: Thinking Interdependently
15
No Study Hall/Homework
16
No Classes; Extended Day for 5 or more; Staff Work Day; End of 2nd Trimester
22
Talent Show at JCCSF; Extended Day Closes at 5pm
29 & 30
Minimum Days – Conferences; No Study Hall/Homework
April
Habit of Mind: Finding Humor
6
Minimum Day; Spring Break
9-13
Extended Day Open for 5 or more; Spring Break
May
Habit of Mind: Thinking Flexibly
7-10
ERB Testing – Light homework
17
No Study Hall/Homework
18
No Classes; Extended Day for 5 or more; Teacher Development Day
24
Last day of Study Hall
28
School Closed - Memorial Day Observance
June
Habit of Mind: Thinking Flexibly
5
Eighth Grade Graduation @ JCCSF
6
Minimum Day - Teacher Work Day
7
Minimum Day – Last Day of School