2019-2020 School Year Calendar

The 2019-2020 School Year Calendar dates were approved by the Halton Catholic District School Board on April 2, 2019. The dates have re​ceived final approval from the Ministry of Education​. 

Click here to view the 2019-2020 School Year Calendar.

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​2019-2020 Dates
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Parents of children attending Kindergarten (Year 1 and Year 2) in September will receive a follow-up communication from the School Principal with information about the staggered entry process and first day of school for Kindergarten students. 

​September 3, 2019 ​First day of instruction for all students in Grades 1-12
September 16, 2019 ​P.A. Day (Agenda available here​)
October 11, 2019 P.A. Day​
October 14, 2019 Thanksgiving Day​
November 22, 2019 P.A. Day​
December 23, 2019 - January 3, 2020 (inclusive)
Christmas Break
January 23-29, 2020 (5 Days) Examinations (Secondary Schools Only)
January 31, 2020 P.A. Day
February 14, 2020 P.A. Day
​February 17, 2020 ​Family Day
March 16-20, 2020 March Break
​April 10, 2020 Good Friday
​April 13, 2020 Easter Monday
April 27, 2020 P.A. Day
May 18, 2020 Victoria Day​
June 5, 2020 P.A. Day (Elementary Schools Only)​ 

*NOTE:
This date was previously scheduled as a PA Day for Elementary students, but as per Ministry of Education (April 26, 2020) has now been replaced by an instructional day.
June 18-24, 2020 (5 Days) Examinations (Secondary Schools Only)​ 

*NOTE:
These dates were previously scheduled as Examination dates for Secondary students, but as per Ministry of Education (April 26, 2020) have now been replaced by instructional days​
June 25, 2020 ​Last Day of Instruction (Secondary Schools Only)
June 26, 2020 Last Day of Instruction for Elementary Schools;
P.A. Day (Secondary Schools Only) 

*NOTE:
This date was previously scheduled as a PA Day for Secondary students, but as per Ministry of Education (April 26, 2020) has now been replaced by an instructional day.
 

*The above chart includes Professional Activity (P.A.) Days, First and Last Days of Instruction, Secondary Examination Days, Statutory Holidays and School Break Periods.

For more information on the development of the upcoming School Year Calendar, please refer to the Board Report, School Year Calendar 2019-2020.​

 


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