Important Dates

Important Dates

  • August

    August 17-First day of school

  • September

    September 8-Greenback Night 6:00-7:30 PM

    September 2020-January 2021-Magnet School Application Window

  • October

    October 2020-Magnet School Recruitment 5:30-7:30 PM

    October 16-End of 1st Nine Weeks Grading Period

    October 26-30-Red Ribbon Week

  • November

    November 3-Election Day (Student & Staff Holiday)

    November 23-27-Thanksgiving Break (Student & Staff Holidays)

  • December

    December 1-February 26-School Choice Window

    December 18-End of 2nd Nine Weeks Grading Period

    December 21-January 1-Winter Break (Student & Staff Holidays)

  • January

    January 13 Course sheets posted to campus website

    January 18-Martin Luther King Jr. Day (Student & Staff Holiday)

    January 19 5:00-6:00 PM-Garner MS Counselors available via Zoom for course selection questions

    January 25 6:00 PM-MacArthur HS VIRTUAL Course Fair (for 8th graders)

    January 25-29-Presentations to all 6th, 7th, and 8th graders regarding Course Selection

  • February

    February 19-Deadline for all students to enter course requests in Skyward

    February 22-April 1--TELPAS/TELPAS ALT Testing Window

    February 26-Elementary Choice Sheets due to Garner MS

  • March

    March 5-End of 3rd Nine Weeks Grading Period

    March 8-12-Spring Break (Student & Staff Holidays)

    March 29-April 30-STAAR ALT 2 Testing Window

  • April

    April 2-Good Friday (Student & Staff Holiday)

    April 6-7th grade STAAR Writing Test

    April 23-Battle of Flowers (Student & Staff Holiday)

  • May

    May 11-STAAR 6/HAM, 7/Math Honors take 8th Grade STAAR Math Test; STAAR 6-8 Math Test

    May 12-STAAR 6-8 Reading Test

    May 28-End of 4th Nine Weeks Grading Period; Students' Last day of school

    May 28-Deadline for students and parents to submit requests to change Course Selection for 2021-2022 school year

  • June

    June 23-STAAR End of Course Test Algebra I