• Fauquier County Public Schools

    2018-2019 SCHOOL CALENDAR

    Approved Jan. 16, 2018

    July 2018
    July 4 Holiday for 12-month employees

    August 2018
    August 6 & 7 New Teacher Induction Days
    August 8, 13 & 14 Teacher Work Days (TWD)
    August 9 & 10 In-Service Days (ISD)
    August 15 First Day of School for Students


    September 2018
    September 3 Holiday/Labor Day — No school for students and all staff

    October 2018
    October 8 No school for students — School-based In-Service Day
    October 15 Half Day for Students (Exams) / Afternoon TWD
    October 16 Half Day (Exams) / Afternoon TWD / End of first nine weeks (43 days)


    November 2018
    November 5 Half Day for students — Parent Teacher Conferences (1:30-8 p.m.)
    November 6 Teacher Work Day — No school for students
    November 21 No school/Half Day for 12-month employees
    November 22-23 No school for students and all staff


    December 2018
    December 20 Full Day for Students (Exams)
    December 21 Half Day (Exams) / Afternoon TWD / End of second nine weeks (44 days)
    December 24-31 Winter Break — No school
    December 24-27 Holidays for 12-month employees
    December 31 Holiday for 12-month employees


    January 2019
    January 1 Winter Break — No school for students and all 12 month staff
    January 2 Winter Break — No school for students and all non-12-month
    employees (January 2 is a workday for 12-month employees)
    January 3 & 4 Teacher Work Days/In-Service Days — No school for students
    January 7 Begin Second Term/Semester
    January 21 Holiday/MLKing Jr. Day — No school for students and all staff


    February 2019
    February 18 Holiday/President’s Day — No school for students and all staff
    **Possible makeup day (see list of makeup days at bottom)


    March 2019
    March 11 Full Day for Students (Exams)
    March 12 Half Day (Exams) / Afternoon TWD / End of third nine weeks (45 days)
    March 13 No school for students — Parent Teacher Conferences (1-8 p.m.)
    **Possible makeup day (see list of makeup days at bottom)


    April 2019
    April 15-19 Spring Break — No school
    April 18-19 Holidays for 12-month employees


    May 2019
    May 27 Holiday/Memorial Day — No school for students and all staff
    May 29 Half Day for Students (Exams) / Afternoon TWD
    **Possible makeup day (see list of makeup days at bottom)
    May 30 Half Day for Students (Exams) / End of fourth nine weeks (50 days)*
    **Possible makeup day
    May 31 TWD

    **Makeup Days

    Day 1: Feb. 18
    Day 2: March 13 (Parent/teacher conferences arranged as needed)
    Day 3: May 29 (built in)
    Day 4: May 30 (built in)
    Day 5: Use banked hours#
    Day 6: Use banked hours#
    Day 7: Use banked hours#
    Day 8: Use banked hours#
    Day 9: Use banked hours#
    Day 10: Use banked hours#(#Banked hours do not have to be made up.)

    *Note to Certified Employees:
    Nov. 21 and April 15 are designated Professional Development (“optout”) days for certified employees.

    Early Dismissal Times
    11:30 a.m. for secondary
    except Marshall Middle
    School
    12:30 p.m. for elementary
    and Marshall Middle
    School