DISD Board Approves 2012-2013 Academic Calendar

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The Duncanville ISD Board of Trustees approved the 2012-2013 Academic Calendar at the December 12, 2011 regular meeting.  The 2012-2013 school year will begin Monday, August 27, 2012 and end Wednesday, June 5, 2013; if the district experiences multiple days of inclement weather, June 6 has been designated as a make-up day. The approved calendar also includes Thanksgiving Break, Winter Break, and Spring Break dates. Below is a listing of important dates for next year.

  • First Day of School: August 27
  • Labor Day Holiday: September 3
  • Staff Development (no classes): October 8
  • Parent Teacher Conference Day, normal classes: evening of October 18
  • Parent Teacher Conference Day (no classes): morning of October 19
  • Thanksgiving Break: November 19-23
  • Winter Break: December 21-January 2
  • Staff Development (no classes): January 3 and 4
  • Staff Development (no classes): January 21
  • Staff Development (no classes): February 18
  • Spring Break: March 11-15
  • Inclement Weather Make-up Days: March 29 and June 6
  • Last Day of School: June 5

You may view a draft version of the approved calendar. Please be aware that the calendar is subject to change, pending the official release of final state testing dates for 2012-2013 from the Texas Education Agency.

The district anticipates state testing dates to be formally released in April. Once the state testing dates are set, Duncanville ISD will distribute the official copy of the 2012-2013 calendar through the district website.  Printed copies will also be available at district facilities and in student registration packets at the start of the new school year.