2021-2022 School Year Calendar

Quincy Public Schools 2021-22 School Year Calendar

Approved by School Committee 5.5.2021

To print a copy of the QPS 2021-2022 Calendar provided below please use this document:  QPS 2021-2022 School Year Calendar.pdf. Please note that all information included in the pdf has been listed on this page below:

September 2021 (17 school days)

Important Dates:

  • Aug. 30:  Elementary and Middle School Offices Re-Open
  • Sept. 7:  First day for Professional Staff
  • Sept. 8:  First day of school, Grades 1-9
  • Sept 9:  First day of school, Grades 10-12
  • Sept. 10:  Kindergarten & Pre-K Orientation
  • Sept. 13:  First day of school, Kindergarten & Pre-Kindergarten
  • Sept. 8, 15, 22, 29:  PK-Gr. 5 Early Release Days
  • Sept. 22:  Gr. 6-8 Early Release Days
  • Sept. 22:  Gr. 9-12 & LEAP Early Release Days

October 2021 (20 school days)

Important Dates:

  • Oct. 6, 13, 20, 27: PK-Gr. 5 Early Release Days
  • Oct. 11: Columbus Day ~ No School
  • Oct. 13, 27: Gr. 6-8 Early Release Days
  • Oct. 13: Gr. 9-12 & LEAP Early Release Days

November 2021 (19 school days)

Important Dates:

  • Nov. 3, 10, 17: PK-Gr. 5 Early Release Days
  • Nov. 10: Gr. 6-8 Early Release Days
  • Nov. 10: Gr. 9-12 & LEAP Early Release Days
  • Nov. 11: Veteran’s Day ~ No School
  • Nov. 24:  Early Release Day ~ All Schools ~ No Lunch Servered 
  • Nov. 25 & 26: Thanksgiving Recess ~ No School

December 2021 (17 school days)

Important Dates:

  • Dec. 1, 8, 15, 22: PK-Gr. 5 Early Release Days
  • Dec. 8, 22: Gr. 6-8 Early Release Days
  • Dec. 8: Gr. 9-12 & LEAP Early Release Days
  • Dec. 24-Jan. 2:  Winter Recess ~ No School

January 2022 (20 school days)

Important Dates:

  • Jan. 1: New Year’s Day ~ No School
  • Jan. 5, 12, 19, 26: PK-Gr. 5 Early Release Days
  • Jan. 12, 26: Gr. 6-8 Early Release Days
  • Jan. 12, 26: Gr. 9-12 & LEAP Early Release Days
  • Jan. 17: Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Observed ~ No School

February 2022 (15 school days)

Important Dates: 

  • Feb. 2, 9, 16: PK-Gr. 5 Early Release Days
  • Feb. 9: Gr. 6-8 Early Release Days
  • Feb. 9: Gr. 9-12 & LEAP Early Release Days
  • Feb. 19-Feb. 27: February Recess ~ No School

March 2022 (23 school days)

Important Dates:

  • Mar. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30: PK-Gr. 5 Early Release Days
  • Mar. 9, 23: Gr. 6-8 Early Release Days
  • Mar. 9: Gr. 9-12 & LEAP Early Release Days

April 2022 (15 school days)

Important Dates:

  • Apr. 6, 13, 27: PK-Gr. 5 Early Release Days
  • Apr. 13, 27: Gr. 6-8 Early Release Days
  • Apr. 13: Gr. 9-12 & LEAP Early Release Days
  • Apr. 15: Good Friday Observed ~ No School
  • Apr. 16-Apr. 24: April Recess ~ No School

May 2022 (21 school days)

Important Dates

  • May 4, 11, 18, 25: PK-Gr. 5 Early Release Days
  • May 11, 25:  Gr. 6-8 Early Release Days
  • May 11: Gr. 9-12 & LEAP Early Release Days
  • May 30: Memorial Day ~ No School

June 2022 (13 school days)

Important Dates:

  • June 1: Last Day of School for High School Seniors (Day 168)
  • June 6: NQHS Graduation
  • June 8: QHS Graduation
  • June 1, 8, 15: PK-Gr. 5 Early Release Days
  • June 8: Gr. 6-8 Early Release Days
  • June 20:  Juneteenth Observered

 

  • June 17: Last Day of School: May be adjusted for school cancellations (Early Release Day for Elementary & Middle Schools) (Day 180)
  • June 21: Last Day for Professional Staff (May be adjusted for cancellations)
  • June 27: Last Day of School (in case of 5 days school cancellations)
  • June 28: Last Day for Professional Staff (if 5 days school cancellations)

 

Notes:

  • Elementary School Offices Close 6 days after last day of school
  • Middle School Offices Close 11 days after last day of school
  • High School Offices Open all summer for registration