Here's the DC Public School Calendar for 2022-2023

Keep the DC public school calendar handy so you'll always know what days your kids have class.
Keep the DC public school calendar handy so you'll always know what days your kids have class.

The DC area may be in the thick of summer, but the 2022-2023 school year is only a little over a month away. If you haven't already, it's time to start gathering those school supplies, buying those back-to-school clothes, and planning family vacations and school break camp coverage. To help you do just that, here is the DC public school calendar for 2022-2023, as well as links to other local public school calendars. Bookmark it now so you can easily reference it later!

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Here is the 2022-2023 DC public school calendar, including all of the dates you can count on your kiddos being out of school:

2022-23 DC Public School Calendar

Monday, August 29: First day of school

Thursday, September 1: First day of school for Pre-K students

Monday, September 5: Labor Day, schools closed

Thursday, October 6: Parent teacher conference day, no school for students

Friday, October 7: Teacher planning day, no school for students

Monday, October 10: Indigenous Peoples' Day, schools closed

Monday, November 7: End of term, no school for students

Tuesday, November 8: Election Day, schools closed

Friday, November 11: Veterans Day, schools closed

Wednesday, November 23 - Friday, November 25: Thanksgiving Break, schools closed

Friday, December 23 - Monday, January 2: Winter Break, schools closed

Monday, January 16: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, schools closed

Wednesday, January 25: End of term, no school for students

Monday, February 20-Friday, February 24: Midwinter Break, schools closed

Thursday, March 9: Parent teacher conference day, no school for students

Friday, March 10: Teacher planning day, no school for students

Monday, April 10: End of term, no school for students

Monday, April 17 - Friday, April 21: Spring Break, schools closed

Monday, May 29: Memorial Day, schools closed

Monday, June 19: Juneteenth, schools closed

Friday, June 23: Last day of school

Among the other public school districts near Washington, DC, the school calendars vary. Here are links to the calendars for the other large public school districts in the DC metro area:

Northern Virginia Public School Calendars

Fairfax County Public Schools

Arlington Public Schools

Loudoun County Public Schools

Alexandria City Public Schools

Falls Church City Public Schools

Prince William County Public Schools

Manassas Park City Public Schools

Manassas City Public Schools

Stafford County Public Schools

Fredericksburg City Schools

Maryland Public School Calendars

Montgomery County Public Schools

Charles County Public Schools

Prince George’s County Public Schools

Frederick County Public Schools

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