Holidays

Arlington Public Schools observes the following holidays:
2018-19 Fiscal Year Holidays for 12-Month Employees

Independence Day
Labor Day
Veterans’ Day
Thanksgiving Holiday*
Winter Holiday
New Year’s Holiday
Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday Observance
Presidents’ Day
Memorial Day
July 4, 2018
September 3, 2018
November 12, 2018
November 22 & 23, 2018
December 24, 25 and 26, 2018
December 31, 2018 and January 1, 2019
January 21, 2019
February 18, 2019
May 27, 2019

*Although students and teachers are not scheduled to attend school on Wednesday, November 21, 2018, this day will be a work day for 12-month employees.

Twelve-month employees are excused from work on holidays without charge to leave as long as schools are not in session on those days. If schools are in session on a holiday, all employees are expected to work. Twelve-month employees who work on such a day shall have an extra day of annual leave credited to their accounts. No employee who works on a day when schools are in session is entitled to holiday pay.

2018-19 Fiscal Year Holidays for Non-12-Month Employees

Independence Day
Labor Day
Veterans’ Day
Thanksgiving Holiday
Winter Holiday
Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday Observance
Presidents’ Day
Spring Break
Memorial Day
July 4, 2018
September 3, 2018
November 12, 2018
November 21 – 23, 2018
December 24, 2018 – January 4, 2019
January 21, 2019
February 18, 2019
April 15 – 19, 2019
May 27, 2019