The 2019-2020 NYC Public School Calendar
This list of dates when schools will be closed will help you plan ahead.
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Oct. 9 - Yom Kippur (schools closed)
Oct. 14 - Columbus Day Observed (schools closed)
Nov. 5 - Election Day (students do not attend school)
Nov. 11 - Veterans Day Observed (schools closed)
Nov. 28-29 Thanksgiving Recess (schools closed)
Dec. 24 - Jan. 1 - Winter Recess (schools closed)
Jan. 20 - Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day (schools closed)
Jan. 27 - Chancellor's Conference Day for High Schools. High school students do not attend school, except those enrolled at D75 school programs.
Jan. 28 - Spring Term Begins for High School Students
Feb. 17-21 - Midwinter Recess (schools closed)
March 16-April 8: All schools are utilizing remote learning due to the coronavirus.
April 9-17 - Spring Recess (schools closed)
April 20: Schools are tentatively scheduled to re-open (may change based on current safety recommendations)
May 25 - Memorial Day (schools closed)
June 4 - Anniversary Day (students do not attend school)
June 9 - June Clerical Day. Elementary school, middle school, and D75 students do not attend school.
June 26 - Last Day for All Students (early dismissal)
For the full calendar that includes parent-teacher conference days, consult the Department of Education’s website.