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Feedback requested for 2019-2020 Calendar

In an effort to broadly involve the school community, the JCPS Calendar Committee is presenting the 2019-2020 Sample Calendars for your consideration. Please review calendar Sample A, Sample B, and Sample C and provide your feedback by using the calendar survey by noon on Monday, November 26, 2018. The Calendar Committee will use your feedback to create a final proposal to present to the JCPS Board of Education on December 11, 2018.

As you review each sample calendar, please keep in mind the following information from NC General Statutes. School calendars must:

  • Include a Minimum of 185 student days or 1,025 hours of instruction - (JCPS plans to meet the 1,025 hours of instruction)
  • Contain 215 total days of employment - (The number of teacher workdays in the school year will depend on the number of student days)
  • Begin for students no earlier than the Monday closest to August 26 - (August 26, 2019, is on a Monday)
  • End for students no later than the Friday closest to June 11 - (June 12, 2020, is on a Friday)
  • Have 10 Annual Leave days
  • Include 11 Holidays