Dates to know in Lake Travis ISD this year

Early voting began Monday, Oct. 23.

Early voting began Monday, Oct. 23.

Here are important Lake Travis ISD dates for the 2017-18 school year:

August


16, First day of school

Students return to the district for the 2017-18 school year after summer vacation

September


4, Labor Day

Schools closed to student and staff in observance of the holiday.

October


9, Columbus Day

Schools closed to students and staff in observance of the holiday

10, Professional development day

No class for students, but teachers and staff report to campus.

11, Lake Travis Family Night

The district will assign no homework to students to allow for more family time.

13, End of the first grading period

13, Cavaliers  vs. Chaparrals

Lake Travis High School visits rival Westlake High School for a football game at 7:30 p.m.

November


7, Election Day

District voters will decide the fate of the district’s proposed bond package, as well as vote in a tax ratification election.

10, Cavaliers vs. Vipers

Lake Travis High School visits Vandegrift High School for a football game at 7:30 p.m.

20-24, Fall Break

The district is closed for the week in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday Nov. 23.

December


21, End of the second grading period/early release day

22, Professional development day

Students have the Friday before winter break off while teachers finish final grades.

25-Jan. 5, Winter Break

School will be closed for the two-week vacation, spanning the last week of December and the first week of January. Students return to class Tuesday, Jan. 9

January 2018


8, Professional development day

No class for students, but teachers and staff report to campus one day before the third grading period begins.

15, Martin Luther King Day

Schools closed to student and staff in observance of the holiday.

February


15-19, Professional development days

No class for students, but teachers and staff report to campus. President's Day is Feb. 19.

March


8, End of the third grading period

9, Professional development

No class for students, but teachers and staff report to campus.

12-16, Spring Break

Students and teachers return to school and begin the final grading period March 19.

April


10-13, STAAR testing

27, Professional development day

No class for students, but teachers and staff report to campus.

May


7-18, STAAR Testing

25, Last day of class

The final grading period ends with an early release day. Summer vacation begins for students.

28, Memorial Day

Schools closed to student and staff in observance of the holiday.

29-31, Professional development day

The school year ends for teachers and staff, with four professional development days in May before summer vacation begins.