SCHOOL YEAR/SCHOOL CALENDAR
The school year shall begin on a date to be established by the School Committee on an annual basis, and close on the day in June that completes the legal school session in compliance with Massachusetts Department of Education.
State regulations governing structured learning time for all students will be followed as applicable. Moreover, the calendar will set forth the days school will be in session, holidays, and vacation periods, in-service days and parental conference dates.
Graduation date and time should be scheduled so as not to conflict with official school related activities involving students.
LEGAL REFS: M.G.L. 4:7; 15IG; 71:1; 71:4; 71:4A; 71:73; 136:12
Board of Education Regulations for School Year and School Day
Student Learning Time Regulations,
[Adopted: March 2006]
[Reviewed: April 2008]
[Reviewed: February 2013]