The Board approved three changes to the 2020-21 calendar based on recommendations from OPS staff.
Adjustment to the Start of the School Year
The first day of school will be Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2020. New teachers will report on Aug. 5. All teachers will report on Aug. 11.
Election Day 2020
Nov. 3, 2020 is Election Day. A significant number of OPS schools serve as polling places. In order to help with logistics of the day and alleviate safety concerns for students, this day will become a professional development day.
Winter Break Change
Adjustments were made to the winter break scheduled based on feedback from staff and families. Monday, Dec. 21, 2020 will now be part of winter break for students and staff. January 4, 2021 will become a split teacher work day and professional development day. Students will not report.