The public school calendar for the ensuing year will be prepared by the Superintendent and submitted to the Committee for approval by March 1st of the current school year. The number of days or instructional hours scheduled for the school year will be determined in accordance with the standards set by the Massachusetts Board of Education and in conjunction with collective bargaining agreements.
For the information of staff, students and parents, the calendar will set forth the days school will be in session, as well as holidays and vacation periods. This calendar will include information such as Professional Development days, Early Release days, no-homework evenings, and report card availability dates to the extent possible.
MSC first vote: 11/18/14
MSC second vote: 12/9/14