School Year Calendar

The Oldham County Board of Education annually adopts a school year calendar setting the days that district schools will be in session for the following year. The school year calendar adopted by the Oldham County Board of Education also includes:

  • Official holidays when school will not be in session;
  • Other days when school will not be in session, such as Fall, Winter, and Spring breaks;
  • Any additional days during the school year requiring that school will not be in session, such as teacher professional development days and early release days.

2018-19 Amended OCS School Year Calendar 

The last day of school will now be May 31, 2019.

School days impacted by weather and teacher/sub shortage:

Closed for snow/weather: 

  • November 15, 2018
  • January 30, 2019
  • January 31, 2019

Closed for teacher/sub shortage:

  • March 7, 2019

Two Hour delay (not required to be made up):

  • March 8, 2019 

Make-up days to be used:

  • February 18, 2019
  • May 30, 2019
  • May 31, 2019
  • March 15, 2019

The teacher work day from March 15, 2019, will be made up on May 21, 2019, and closing day will be June 3, 2019.

2019-20 OCS School Year Calendar

At the April 22, 2019 OCBE meeting, the board approved the 2019-20 school year calendar.  

First Day of School:  August 14, 2019

Fall Break:  October 21-25, 2019

Winter Break:  December 23, 2019 to January 3, 2020

Spring Break:  March 30, 2020 to April 3, 2020

Five Teacher Work Days:  September 20, 2019; October 18, 2019; January 6, 2020; February 14, 2020; March 13, 2020

One Conference/Flex Day:  November 4, 2019

Last Day of School:  May 27, 2020

Ten Designated Make-Up Days:  February 17, 2020; May 1, 2020; May 28, 2020; May 29, 2020; March 13, 2020; February 14, 2020; June 1, 2020; June 2, 2020; June 3, 2020;June 4, 2020.

2020-21 OCS Major Break Dates

Fall Break:  October 19-23, 2020

Winter Break:  December 21, 2020 to January 1, 2021

Spring Break:  April 5-9, 2021