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    2020-21 Seattle Public Schools Calendar

    Looking for next year's school year dates? Read the 2021-22 school year dates.

    School Day Start Times Wednesdays include a 75-minute early release for students.

    Elementary and K-8 Schools

    • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
    • Wednesday: 8:30 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.

    Middle and High Schools

    • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 9 a.m. - 3:50 p.m.
    • Wednesday: 9 a.m. - 2:35 p.m.

     

    2020-21 School Year Calendar Dates

    August 17 - 21 Jump Start, a sneak peek at school for incoming kindergartners.

    September 4 First day of school for 1st – 12th grade students

    September 7 Labor Day (no school)

    September 8 First day of school for kindergarten, all preschool students (three-day delayed start for Family Connections)

    October 9 State In-service Day (no school)

    November 11 Veterans Day (no school)

    November 23 – 25 Elementary conference days (no school for elementary and K-8 students; varies by school)

    November 26 – 27 Thanksgiving break (no school) Thanksgiving and Native American Heritage Day

    December 18 1-hour early dismissal (winter break)

    December 21, 2020 – January 1, 2021 Winter break (no school)

    January 18 Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no school)

    January 28 Day Between Semesters (no school) (1 of 3 possible snow make-up days)

    February 15 – 19 Mid-winter break including Presidents Day (no school)

    April 12 – 16 Spring break (no school)

    May 31 Memorial Day (no school)

    June 18, 2021 Last day of school (1-hour early dismissal) *possible snow make-up days June 21 and 22

     

     

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    Term Dates

    School Year

    September 4, 2020 - June 18, 2021

    Semesters

    • Semester 1 September 4 - January 27
    • Semester 2 January 29 - June 18

    Quarters

    • Quarter 1 September 4 - November 5
    • Quarter 2 November 6 - January 27
    • Quarter 3 January 29 - April 8
    • Quarter 4 April 9 - June 18

    Trimesters

    • Trimester 1 September 4 - December 1
    • Trimester 2 December 2 - March 18
    • Trimester 3 March 19 - June 18
    Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
    January 31, no eventsFebruary 01, no eventsFebruary 02, no eventsFebruary 03, no events4February 05, no eventsFebruary 06, no events
    February 07, no eventsFebruary 08, no eventsFebruary 09, no eventsFebruary 10, no eventsFebruary 11, no eventsFebruary 12, no eventsFebruary 13, no events
    February 14, no events1516171819February 20, no events
    February 21, no eventsFebruary 22, no eventsFebruary 23, no eventsFebruary 24, no eventsFebruary 25, no eventsToday, February 26, no eventsFebruary 27, no events
    February 28, no eventsMarch 01, no eventsMarch 02, no eventsMarch 03, no eventsMarch 04, no eventsMarch 05, no eventsMarch 06, no events