Just a couple days of freedom remaining for students in the South Orange-Maplewood School District.
Students in grades K-7/9 report to school on Wednesday, September 6.
Students in grades 8/10-12 report to school on Thursday, September 7.
Parents will groan and children will cheer to see that half days are on the calendar for various schools throughout the fall.
Schools are closed Thursday, September 21 and Friday September 22 for Rosh Hashanah.
Schools are also closed November 7 (Election Day) and November 9 & 10 (NJEA Convention).
Then they are close again for Thanksgiving (Nov. 23/24), Holiday Break (Monday, 12/25 through Monday 1/1/2018); MLK Day (Jan. 15), Winter Recess/Presidents’ Day (Feb. 16/19), Good Friday (March 30), Spring Recess (April 9-13) and Memorial Day (May 28).
The last day of school for grades pre-k-7/9 (half day) is June 20.
The last day of school for grades 8/10-12 (half day) is June 21.
See for the full list of half days and days off below: