2020-2021 School Year Calendar

 

Quincy Public Schools 2020-21 School Year Calendar

 

Approved by School Committee 1.13.2020

To print a copy of the QPS 2019-2020 Calendar provided below please use this document: QPS 2020-2021 School Year Calendar revised 1.13.2020(1).pdf Please note that all information included in the pdf has been listed on this page below:

September 2020 (16 school days)

Important Dates:

  • Aug. 30: Elementary and Middle School Offices Re-Open
  • Sept. 8: First day for Professional Staff
  • Sept. 9: First day of school, Grades 1-9
  • Sept. 10: First day of school, Gr. 10-12
  • Sept. 11: Kindergarten & Pre-K Orientation
  • Sept. 14: First day of school, Kindergarten & Pre-Kindergarten
  • Sept. 15, 22, 29: Elementary School Early Release Day
  • Sept. 22: Middle School Early Release Days
  • Sept. 22: High School Early Release Day

 

October 2020 (21 school days)

Important Dates:

  • Oct. 6, 13, 20, 27: Elementary School Early Release Days
  • Oct. 12: Columbus Day ~ No School
  • Oct. 13, 27: Middle School Early Release Days
  • Oct. 13: High School Early Release Day

November 2020 (17 school days)

Important Dates:

  • Nov. 3: Election Day~ No School
  • Nov. 10, 17, 24: Elementary School Early Release Days
  • Nov. 10, 24: Middle School Early Release Days
  • Nov. 10: High School Early Release Day
  • Nov. 11: Veteran’s Day ~ No School
  • Nov. 25: Early Release Day ~ All Schools No Lunch Served
  • Nov. 26 & 27: Thanksgiving Recess ~ No School
 

December 2020 (17 school days)

Important Dates:

  • Dec. 1, 8, 15, 22: Elementary School Early Release Days
  • Dec. 8, 22: Middle School Early Release Days
  • Dec. 8: High School Early Release Day
  • Dec. 24-Jan. 3: Winter Recess ~ No School

 

  

January 2021 (19 school days)

Important Dates:

  • Jan. 1: New Year’s Day ~ No School
  • Jan. 5, 12, 19, 26: Elementary School Early Release Days
  • Jan. 12, 26: Middle School Early Release Days
  • Jan. 12, 26: High School Early Release Days
  • Jan. 18: Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Observed ~ No School
 

February 2021 (15 school days)

Important Dates: 

  • Feb. 2, 9, 23: Elementary School Early Release Days
  • Feb. 9, 23: Middle School Early Release Days
  • Feb. 9: High School Early Release Day
  • Feb. 13-Feb. 21: February Recess ~ No School
 

March 2021 (23 school days)

Important Dates:

  • Mar. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30: Elementary School Early Release Days
  • Mar. 9, 23: Middle School Early Release Days
  • Mar. 9: High School Early Release Day
  

April 2021 (16 school days)

Important Dates:

  • Apr. 2: Good Friday Observed ~ No School
  • Apr. 6, 13, 27: Elementary School Early Release Days\
  • Apr. 13, 27: Middle School Early Release Days
  • Apr. 13: High School Early Release Day
  • Apr. 17-Apr. 25: April Recess ~ No School
  

May 2021 (20 school days)

Important Dates

  • May 4, 11, 18, 25: Elementary School Early Release Days
  • May 11, 25: Middle School Early Release Days
  • May 11: High School Early Release Day
  • May 31: Memorial Day ~ No School

June 2021 (16 school days)

Important Dates:

  • June 1, 8, 15: Elementary School Early Release Days
  • June 3: Last Day of School for High School Seniors (Day 168)
  • June 8: Middle School Early Release Day
  • June 14: NQHS Graduation
  • June 15: QHS Graduation
  • June 22: Last Day of School: May be adjusted for school cancellations (Early Release Day for Elementary & Middle Schools) (Day 180)
  • June 23: Last Day for Professional Staff (May be adjusted for cancellations)
  • June 28: Last Day of School (in case of 5 days school cancellations)
  • June 29: Last Day for Professional Staff (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