Spring ISD seeking feedback on proposed 2020-21 instructional calendar options

Both options have the school year beginning Aug. 17 and ending May 28—prior to Memorial Day.
Both options have the school year beginning Aug. 17 and ending May 28—prior to Memorial Day.

Both options have the school year beginning Aug. 17 and ending May 28—prior to Memorial Day.

Spring ISD is seeking feedback through Jan. 13 on two proposed instructional calendar options for the 2020-21 school year.

Both calendar options, which have been endorsed by the SISD Advisory Committee on Education and align with SISD’s District of Innovation designation, have the school year beginning Aug. 17 and ending May 28—prior to Memorial Day. Both options also offer short calendar breaks throughout the year and include two Parent Involvement Days.


According to a Jan. 6 news release, the proposed calendar Option 2 will designate Veterans Day as a districtwide holiday—a change based on feedback received during the 2019-20 school year.

Both calendar options and the survey results will be presented to the SISD board of trustees for consideration at its Jan. 14 meeting.

To view both proposed calendar options and give feedback, click here.
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By Hannah Zedaker

Born and raised in Cypress, Texas, Hannah Zedaker graduated from Sam Houston State University in 2016 with a bachelor's degree in mass communication and a minor in political science. She began as an intern with Community Impact Newspaper in 2015 and was hired upon graduation as a reporter for The Woodlands edition in May 2016. In January 2019, she was promoted to serve as the editor of the Spring/Klein edition where she covers Spring ISD and Harris County Commissioners Court, in addition to business, development and transportation news.


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