Academic Calendar

Important Dates for the 2020–2021 School Year

VAVA 2020-2021 Calendar [PDF]

August 24 - September 4, 2020

Beginning of the Year Assessments

September 1, 2020

First Day of School

September 1-4, 2020

Student Orientation and Welcome; Class Connect Sessions Begin

September 7, 2020

Labor Day - No School

October 12, 2020

Columbus and Indigenous Peoples’ Day (No Class Connect Sessions)

November 6, 2020

End of 1st Quarter

November 6, 2020

Outing Day

November 9-13, 2020

Benchmark One Testing (No Class Connect Sessions)

November 11, 2020

Veteran’s Day Holiday (No Class Connect Sessions)

November 25-27, 2020

Fall Break (No Class Connect Sessions)

December 21, 2020 - January 1, 2021

Winter Break (No Class Connect Sessions)

January 18, 2021

Martin Luther King Holiday (No Class Connect Sessions)

January 19-22, 2021

Mid-Year Assessments and HS Semester 1 Exams (No Class Connect
Sessions)

January 22, 2021

End of Second Quarter ES/End of Semester 1

February 15, 2021

President's Day Holiday (No Class Connect Sessions)

February 19, 2021

All School Outing Day 

March 26, 2021

End of Third Quarter

March 2021 TBD

8th and 11th Grade Writing SOL (No Class Connect Sessions)

March 29-31, 2021

Benchmark Testing

April 1-7, 2021

Spring Break

April 8-9, 2021

Teacher Workdays (No Class Connect Sessions)

April 19 - June 11, 2021

End of Year Assessments

April 30, 2021

All School Outing Day

May 3 - June 4, 2021

Spring SOL Testing

May 31, 2021

Memorial Day Holiday

June 11, 2021

End of Fourth Quarter (Elementary); End of Semester Two (Middle/High)

June 12, 2021

Graduation

June 2021 TBD

End of the Year Outing