Hays CISD board of trustees approves 2022-23, 2023-24 academic calendars

The Hays CISD board of trustees approved the 2022-23 and 2023-23 academic calendars Jan. 31. (Zara Flores/Community Impact Newspaper)
The Hays CISD board of trustees approved the 2022-23 and 2023-23 academic calendars Jan. 31. (Zara Flores/Community Impact Newspaper)

The Hays CISD board of trustees approved the 2022-23 and 2023-23 academic calendars Jan. 31. (Zara Flores/Community Impact Newspaper)

The Hays CISD board of trustees approved the 2022-23 and 2023-24 academic calendars at a regular meeting Jan. 31.

The original drafts of the calendars had both school years starting on a Monday. However, after comments from the board, the school years will begin on the next day.

The 2022-23 school year will begin Aug. 16 and end May 25, 2023.

Students will be off on the following dates:

  • Sept. 5 for Labor Day

  • Oct. 7-10 for Indigenous Peoples' Day

  • Oct. 31-Nov. 1 for Halloween

  • Nov. 21-25 for Thanksgiving break

  • Dec. 19-Jan. 4 for Christmas break

  • Jan. 16 for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

  • Feb. 20 for Presidents Day

  • Mar. 13-17 for spring break

  • Apr. 7 for Good Friday


The following school year will begin Aug. 15, 2023, and end May 23, 2024.

Students will be off on the following dates:

  • Sept. 4 for Labor Day

  • Oct. 6-9 for Indigenous Peoples' Day

  • Oct. 30-31 for Halloween

  • Nov. 20-24 for Thanksgiving break

  • Dec. 18-Jan. 3 for Christmas break

  • Jan. 15 for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

  • Feb. 19 for Presidents Day

  • Mar. 11-15 for spring break

  • Mar. 29 for Good Friday


Elementary schools will be in session from 7:30 a.m.-2:55 p.m.


Middle schools will be in session from 8:10 a.m.-3:35 p.m.

High schools will be in session from 8:45 a.m.-4:10 p.m.
By Zara Flores
Zara joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in August 2021. Prior to CI, she interned at Picket Fence Media in Southern California and graduated from Cal State Fullerton where she was assistant news editor for the Daily Titan and copy editor for Tusk Magazine. Zara covers education, business, government and more for Buda, Kyle and San Marcos.