2020-21 WHS Academic Calendar

Updated 14 August 2020

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2020-21 School Year

First Trimester

56 Instructional Days Grade 9, 55 Instructional Days Grades 10-12

  • August 31 Classes Begin 8:00 a.m. FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL Grade 9 only
  • September 1 Classes Begin 8:00 a.m. Second day of school Grades 9 only
  • September 2 Classes Begin 8:00 a.m. FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL Grades 10-12
  • TBA Open House 6:00-8:00 p.m.
  • October 6 ACT + Writing (Seniors only rescheduled from April 7, 2020)
  • October 13 Fall CONFERENCES 3:45-7:30 p.m.
  • October 14 Grade 10 Pre-ACT 
  • October 14 Fall CONFERENCES 1:30-3:30 p.m.
  • October 15-16 NO SCHOOL, Professional Conferences
  • October 21 Fall CONFERENCES 3:45-7:30 p.m.
  • November 3 NO SCHOOL General Elections
  • November 23 Finals (Hours 2, 3, 4)
  • November 24 Finals (Hours 1, 5, 6) END OF 1st TRIMESTER
  • November 25 NO SCHOOL, Teacher Workshop
  • November 26-27 NO SCHOOL, Thanksgiving Holiday

Second Trimester

58 Instructional Days Grades 9-11

  • December TBA 2019-20 Registration Materials Distributed
  • Dec. 23, 2020 - Jan. 3, 2021 NO SCHOOL, Winter Break
  • January 1 Royal Opportunities Night 6:00-7:30 p.m.
  • January 18 NO SCHOOL, Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday
  • January 28 Winter CONFERENCES 3:45-7:00 p.m.
  • TBA 2020-21 Registration Grades 9, 10, 11
  • TBA 2020-21 Registration for New Students
  • February 12 NO SCHOOL, Teacher Workshop
  • February 15 NO SCHOOL, President's Day
  • March 3 Finals (Hours 2, 3, 4)
  • March 4 Finals (Hours 1, 5, 6) END OF 2nd TRIMESTER
  • March 5 NO SCHOOL, Teacher Workshop

Third Trimester

59 Instructional Days Grades 9-11, 58 Instructional Days Grades 12

  • March 8-12 NO SCHOOL, Spring Break
  • March 15 NO SCHOOL, Teacher Workshop
  • April 2 NO SCHOOL, Spring Holiday
  • April 12-16 Grade 10 MCA Reading Test
  • April 13 ACT + Writing (Juniors only)
  • April 19-23 Grade 11 MCA Math Test
  • April 22 Spring CONFERENCES 3:45-6:30 p.m.
  • April 26 NO SCHOOL
  • April 16-30 Biology Students MCA Science Test
  • May 4-8 Advanced Placement Tests Week 1
  • May 11-15 Advanced Placement Tests Week 2
  • May 31 NO SCHOOL, Memorial Day
  • June TBA Last day of classes Grade 12--not a late work day!
  • June TBA Senior Service Day & Picnic--mandatory
  • June 6 Class of 2020 Graduation 1:00 p.m.
  • June TBA Commencement practice--mandatory
  • June 8 Finals (Hours 2, 3, 4)
  • June 9 Finals (Hours 1, 5, 6) END OF 3rd TRIMESTER & Last day of school