Holidays and Breaks

2018-19 School Calendar (Tentative) (PDF) 

2017-18 School Calendar (PDF)

2017-18

August 28, 2017 (First day for teachers/teacher meetings/classroom preparation; no school for students)

August 29, 2017 (Instructional Improvement Day - no school for students)

August 30, 2017 (First day for students - grades 1-9 and Innes CLC grade 6)

August 31, 2017 (First day for students - Innes CLC grade 7)

September 1, 2017 (First day for students - grades 10-11 and Innes CLC grade 8)

September 4, 2017 (Labor Day - schools and offices closed)

September 5, 2017 (First day for students - grades K, 12 and Early Learning)

October 4, 2017 (Instructional Improvement Day - no school for students)

October 20, 2017 (Parent-teacher conferences - no school for students)

October 27, 2017 (Grades close)

November 7, 2017 (Election Day/Instructional Improvement Day - no school for students)

November 23-24, 2017 (Thanksgiving vacation - schools and offices closed)

December 25, 2017-January 5, 2018 (Winter vacation - schools closed; offices closed December 25-26 and January 1-2)

January 12, 2018 (Instructional Improvement Day - no school for students)

January 15, 2018 (Martin Luther King Jr. Day - schools and offices closed)

January 18, 2018 (Grades close)

January 19, 2018 (Citywide Inservice/Records Day - no school for students)

February 16, 2018 (Parent-teacher conferences - no school for students)

February 19, 2018 (Presidents Day - schools and offices closed)

March 23, 2018 (Grades close)

March 29, 2018 (Instructional Improvement Day - no school for students)

March 30, 2018 (Good Friday - schools and offices closed)

April 9-13, 2018 (Spring vacation - no school for students)

May 28, 2018 (Memorial Day - schools and offices closed)

June 1, 2018 (Last day for students - grade 12)

June 6, 2018 (Grades close/Final day for students - grades K-11)

June 7, 2018 (Instructional Improvement Day)

June 8, 2018 (Final day for teachers)

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Alternate Calendar
The Alternate Calendar would be utilized in the event that Akron's schools are closed for more than the required minimal education hours mandated by state law (school closing usually caused by severe weather conditions). No calamity days are waived under state law for the 2017-18 school year.

Calamity Days:

  • 1st-2nd days: make-up days are Thursday, June 7, and Friday, June 8, 2018
  • 3rd-7th days: make-up days are the week of June 11, 2018
  • 8th-12th days: make-up days are the week of April 9, 2018
  • 13th-17th days: make-up days are the week of June 18, 2018