MOUNT PLEASANT, N.Y. -- The Valhalla Union Free School District recently released its calendar for the 2016-17 academic year. The first day of school is Sept. 6 and the last day for students is June 23, 2017.
Schools will be closed for the following holidays:
- Rosh Hashanah, Oct. 3 and 4
- Columbus Day, Oct. 10
- Yom Kippur, Oct. 12
- Veteran’s Day Nov. 11
- Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Jan. 16
- Memorial Day, May 29
- Thanksgiving Recess: Nov. 24-25 (with early dismissal on Nov. 23)
- Holiday Recess: Dec. 26-30 and Jan. 2
- Winter Recess: Feb. 20-24
- Easter/Passover Recess: April 10-14
- In addition, Superintendent’s Conference Days, no school for students, are scheduled for Aug. 31, Sept. 1, Sept. 2, Nov. 8 and June 26.
- Elementary school students will also have early dismissals on June 16, 22 and 23.
The full one-page calendar for 2016-17 can be found on the Valhalla Union Free School District's website.