Jul 28, 2014
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Stay Abreast of School Closings, Testing Dates with District Calendar

Print out the 2012-13 school calendar and post it on your refrigerator today!


While today is the first day of school, it is never too early to start planning ahead. 

The West Orange Public Schools calendar for the 2012-13 school year is now available. It can be seen in and printed from the Photo Gallery. 

Here are some important dates to keep in mind as the school year begins.

• Sept. 5-7: Kindergarten students will be dismissed at 12:45 p.m.

• Sept. 17-18: Schools will be closed for Rosh Hashanah

• Sept. 26: Schools will be closed for Yom-Kippur

• Oct. 16-18: Parent conferences for elementary school students; elementary schools will have an early dismissal

• Nov. 6: Election Day

• Nov. 8-9: Schools will be closed as teachers attend the New Jersey Education Association Convention

• Nov. 22-23: Schools will be closed for Thanksgiving

• Dec. 24 - Jan. 1: Holiday recess. 

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