• NEISD School Calendars

  • 2023-2024 Academic Calendars are Subject to Change. Please refer to the date listed at the bottom to make sure you have the latest version.

  • *On December 11, 2023, NEISD Board of Trustees adopted the instructional calendar for the 2024-25 school year.   Official calendar will be posted shortly.

Important Dates

First Day of Classes for Castle Hills: 7/19/2023
First Day of Extended Classes - 23-24: 8/14/2023
First Day of Classes: 8/14/2023
Labor Day: 9/4/2023
Columbus/Indigenous Peoples' Day: 10/9/2023
Election Day: 11/7/2023
Thanksgiving-Break: 11/20-24/2023
Winter Break: 12/18/2023-1/2/2024
Martin Luther King Jr. Day: 1/15/2024
Presidents' Day: 2/19/2024
Spring Break: 3/11-15/2024
Good Friday: 3/29/2024
Battle of Flowers: 4/26/2024
Last Day for Graduating Seniors: 5/24/2024
Memorial Day: 5/27/2024
Last Day of Classes: 5/31/2024
Last Day of Extended Classes - 23-24: 6/14/2024

Graduation Dates

Campus Ceremony Dates Time
MacArthur 5/26/2024 9:30 AM
Johnson 5/26/2024 2:30 PM
Churchill 5/26/2024 7:30 PM
LEE 5/27/2024 9:30 AM
Madison 5/27/2024 2:30 PM
Roosevelt 5/27/2024 7:30 PM
Reagan 5/28/2024 9:30 AM
ISA* 5/28/2024 7:00 PM
  • All ceremonies will be held at the Alamodome.
    *ISA graduation ceremony will be held at Trinity in Laurie Auditorium.

Academic Calendar Offerings

  • NEISD offers multiple ways for students to garner their education, including a choice of campuses that provide traditional, year-round*, and extended school year* calendars. If you would like your student to attend a specific campus outside of your immediate area, you may apply for School Choice through the NEISD School Choice application process.

    District Calendar Development Considerations

    NEISD is designated as a District of Innovation and utilizes 180 instructional days for all district calendars to meet the needs of our students. Calendar development considerations include but are not limited to:

    • Follow District of Innovation (DOI) Guidelines
    • Meet the 75,600 TEA Required Minutes
    • Meet the 180 Additional Day School Year (ADSY) Requirements
    • Allow Time for Staff Professional Development Days
    • Recognize all Federal Holidays
    • End the Year Before Memorial Day Weekend
  • Calendar Adoption Process

  • Year-Round School Calendar

  • Extended School Year Calendar

  • The NEISD Academy of Creative Education Calendar