SACS Accredited

2017-2018 School Calendar

August 8-15 Teacher In-Service
August 15 New Family Drop-In (12:00-3:00pm)
August 16 First Day of School
Team Day: Half Day
North Wing (PK3-K): 8:20-11:20am
      South Wing (1st-4th): 9:00-12:00pm
      Hightower West Wing (5th-8th): 12:30-3:30pm
      After-School Enrichment Sign-up: 11:00-1:00pm
August 17 PA Boohoo Wahoo Breakfast / General Meeting: 8:15-10:00am
August 18-19 7th & 8th Grade Overnight Service Trip
September 4 School holiday: Labor Day
September 11 After-School Enrichment Forms Due
After-School Enrichment Classes Begin
September 18-22 CPAA Testing (K)
September 18 ERB WrAP preparation (3rd & 5th)
September 19-21 ERB WrAP Testing (3rd-8th)
September 19 Monday Morning Assembly (8th presents & leads): 8:30-9:00am
CPAA Testing (1st & 2nd)
September 28 Community Open House: 10:00-2:00pm, 4:30-6:30pm
STEAM Night: 5:00-6:30pm
October 2 Monday Morning Assembly (7th presents & leads): 8:30-9:00am
Progress Reports Out
October 3 & 5 School Pictures
October 9 School holiday: Fall Harvest Day
October 11-13 Middle School Trip
October 13 End of First Quarter
October 14 PA Fall Carnival
October 16-18 CPAA Testing (K)
October 17 Vision, Hearing, AN, Spinal On-site Screening
October 19 CPAA Testing (1st & 2nd)
October 22-25 ISAS Visiting Committee
October 31 Halloween
Costume Parade
Pumpkin Patch
HWW (5th-8th) Social
November 2 Parent Coffee: Technology Safety 8:30-9:30am
Report Cards
November 3 Parent conferences: Early dismissal at noon
November 5 Daylight Savings Time
November 6 Monday Morning Assembly (6th presents & leads): 8:30-9:00am
November 7-9 Book Fair
November 13-December 1 Toys for Tots
November 13 Progress Reports
November 16 NW (PK3-K) Thanksgiving Celebration
November 17 Early dismissal at noon
November 18-19 Via Colori
November 20-24 Thanksgiving Break
December 1 HWW (5th-8th) Fall Lock-In
December 4-January 5 Coins for Kenya
December 4-8 Hour of Code
December 4-6 CPAA Testing (K)
December 4 Monday Morning Assembly (4th presents & leads): 8:30-9:00am
December 8 Last Day of After-School Enrichment
PA Gingerbread House Night
December 14-15 Engineering Displays for South Wing
December 15 NW (PK3-K) & SW (1st-4th) Grandparents Day
NW (PK3-K) Christmas Program: 8:45-9:45am Dismissal after program
SW (1st-4th) Christmas Program: 10:30-11:30am Dismissal after program
HWW (5th-8th): Early dismissal at noon
End of Second Quarter
December 18 - January 2 Winter Break
January 2 Teacher In-Services
January 3 School Resumes
After-School Enrichment Resumes
January 4 Report Cards
January 8 Monday Morning Assembly (5th presents & leads): 8:30-9:00am
January 15 School holiday: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
January 18 Get Connected (K-3rd Parents): 8:30-9:30am
January 19 WOW (4th Parents): 8:30-9:30am
January 20 Community Open House: 2:00-4:00pm
January 24 Junior Achievement Training: 8:30-9:30am
January 26 Parent Coffee: Testing/Grading 8:30-9:30am
February 1 Re-enrollment Due
February 2 100th Day of School
February 5 Monday Morning Assembly (3rd presents & 8th leads): 8:30-9:00am
Progress Reports
February 14 Valentine Parties
February 19 School holiday: Presidents’ Day
February 20-23 Auction Live
February 20 Auction Pizza Party
February 23 Go Texan Day
Auction Closing Party
February 26-28 CPAA Testing (K)
March 1 CPAA Testing (1st & 2nd)
March 5 Monday Morning Assembly (2nd presents & 7th leads): 8:30-9:00am
March 9 End of Third Quarter
March 11 Daylight Savings Time Starts
March 12-16 Spring Break
March 20 Mr. Rogers Sweater Day
March 21 Parent Coffee: Book Club 8:30-9:30am
March 22 Report Cards
March 23 Parent conferences: Early dismissal at noon
March 25 PA Family Kickball
March 30 School holiday: Good Friday
April 2 School holiday: no school
April 6 HWW (5th-8th) Spring Lock-In
April 9 Monday Morning Assembly (1st presents & 6th leads): 8:30-9:00am
April 11 Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast: 8:30-9:30am
April 12 CTP Online Preparation (5th-8th)
April 13 4th Grade Trip
April 16-19 CTP Online Testing (5th-8th)
April 19-24 Barnes & Noble Book Fair Online
April 19 CTP Online Prep (3rd & 4th)
Barnes & Noble Showcase Night & Book Fair
April 20 Field Day
April 23-26 CTP Online Testing (3rd & 4th)
April 23 Progress Reports
April 27 Teacher In-Service: no school
May 4 Drama Production
HWW (5th-8th) Grandparents Day
Project Showcase
May 6-11 7th & 8th Grade Trip
May 7-11 Teacher Appreciation Week
May 14 Monday Morning Assembly (K presents & 5th leads): 8:30-9:00am
CPAA Testing (K)
Dance Recital
May 16 8th Grade Capstone Presentations
Piano Recital
May 17 CPAA Testing (1st & 2nd)
May 18 Last Day of After-School Classes
May 23-25 Finals (6th-8th)
May 23-24 HWW (5th-8th) Early dismissal at noon
May 25 Splash Day! (PK3-4th)
HWW (5th-8th) Early dismissal at 10:00am
Last Day of School: Early dismissal at noon
8th grade Graduation / Hightower West Wing Awards Ceremony: 4:00-5:30pm
End of Fourth Quarter
May 29-31 Teacher In-Service
May 30 Report Cards

Please note: Calendar is subject to change.