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Kanawha Board Approves 2014-2015 School Calendar

Reported: Feb. 20, 2014 10:36 AM EST
Updated: Feb. 20, 2014 1:18 PM EST
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CHARLESTON, W.Va. (Jeff Morris) -- Kanawha County students will start school on Aug. 11 next school year and have their final day on May 27 under a school year calendar approved by school board members.

The board approved the 2014-2015 school year calendar Wednesday evening.

A school spokeswoman said even though the last day of school is scheduled May 27 all days will have to be made up and that means students could be attending through June 30. School officials are hopeful, however, that the school system will not have another winter like this one or another water crisis that causes students to miss so many days, the spokeswoman said.

Below are dates for the school calendar:

August

6 First day for teachers/200 Day Employees
6-7 CE Days
8 Faculty Senate Prep Day
11 First Day for Pupils

September

1 Labor Day
Sept. 11 Mid-Term Progress Reports

October

9 End of 1st Nine Weeks (44 Days)
13 Parent/Teacher Conferences/FS Day – No Students

November

4 General Election
11 Veterans Day Holiday
24-26 Out of Calendar Days – Schools closed.
27 Thanksgiving Holiday
28 OS Day – Schools & Offices Closed

December

19 End of 1st Semester (85 Days) OS/FS Day – Schools & Offices Closed (FS may meet)
23-24 Out of Calendar Days Days – Schools closed.
25 Christmas Day Holiday
26-31 Out of Calendar Days Days – Schools closed.


January

1 New Year’s Holiday
2 Out of Calendar Day – Schools closed.
5 2nd Semester Begins
19 M.L. King Jr. Holiday

February

4 Mid-terms
16 CE/FS Day – No Students

March

10 End of 3rd Nine Weeks
30-31 Out of Calendar Days (Spring Break) - Schools closed.

April

1-3 Out of Calendar Days (Spring Break)
16 Mid-terms
17 OS Day – Schools & Offices Closed (FS may meet) (Possible Make Up Day)

May

25 Memorial Day
27 Last Day of School (unless make up days are required)
28-29 OS Days (make-up days if needed)

June

1 OS Days (make-up day if needed)
2 Prep for Closing School
3-5, 8-12, 15-18, 22-26, 29-30 Out of Calendar Days – All days through June 30 can now be used for make up days if needed.
19 WV Day - Out of Calendar

July

3 Independence Day

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