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2021-2022 Calendar Approved by the Board of Trustees

December 9, 2020

Link to calendar pdfThe Plano ISD 2021-2022 school calendar was adopted by the board of trustees at their December 8 meeting. Three calendar drafts began development over the summer and were vetted in September-October by district cabinet members, the Plano Leadership Executive Committee, Student Advisory Council, Faculty Advisory Council and the district's principals and assistant principals. Drafts were presented to the board at the November work session. 

Calendar considerations included: balancing grading periods and semesters; instructional minutes; extended planning/professional learning time; exam and testing calendars; alignment with dual credit/Collin College; and ending the school year before Memorial Day. 

Calendar features include:

  • School begins on Wednesday, August 11 and ends on Friday, May 27
  • Thanksgiving break for students and teachers is Monday, November 22 to Friday, November 26
  • Winter break begins on Monday, December 20 and students return to classes on Wednesday, January 5
  • Spring break is scheduled to begin on Monday, March 7 with students returning to classes on Tuesday, March 15
  • Inclement weather days are scheduled for March 14 and April 18 for use as needed