Office of Catholic Schools

Academic Calendar

Archdiocese of Denver Catholic School Calendar

Each year, the Office of Catholic Schools works in conjunction with the other school districts in the State of Colorado to determine various calendar dates for the upcoming school year.  The information and dates listed below are general dates only approved for the school system. Always check with your school to determine all holidays, in-service days, and additional days off that may differ from the general calendar.

2016 – 2017 School Year

General dates for the 2016-17 school year include:

  • August 22, 2016 – School Begins
  • September 5, 2016 – Labor Day Holiday
  • November 24 – 25, 2016 – Thanksgiving Break
  • December 22 – 31, 2016 – Christmas Break
  • January 2 – 6, 2017 – Christmas Break
  • January 9, 2017 – Classes resume
  • January 16, 2017 – Martin Luther King Jr. Day Holiday
  • February 20, 2017 – Presidents’ Day
  • March 1, 2017 – Ash Wednesday
  • April 14 – 17, 2017 – Easter Break
  • May 29, 2017 – Memorial Day
  • June 2, 2017 – School Ends

Please click here to view the 2016-2017 Approved District School Calendar.

2017 – 2018 School Year

General dates for the 2017-2018 school year include:

  • August 21, 2017 – School Begins
  • September 4, 2017 – Labor Day Holiday
  • November 22 – 24, 2017 – Thanksgiving Holiday
  • December 22 – 29, 2017 – Christmas Break
  • January 1 – 5, 2018 – Christmas Break
  • January 15, 2018 – Martin Luther King Jr. Day Holiday
  • February 14, 2018 – Ash Wednesday
  • February 19, 2018 – Presidents’ Day
  • March 30, 2018 – Good Friday
  • April 2 – 6, 2018 – Easter Break
  • May 28, 2018 – Memorial Day Holiday
  • June 1, 2018 – School Ends

Please click here to view the 2017-2018 Approved District School Calendar.