6:020-AP2 Commemorative Holidays

The following commemorative holidays will be placed on the District calendar for all staff members to view:

  • First Full Week of January – Emancipation Proclamation Week
  • January 28 – Christa McAuliffe Day
  • February 6 – Ronald Reagan Day
  • February 15 – Susan B. Anthony Day
  • March 25 – Day of Remembrance of the victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade
  • March 29 – Viet Nam War Veteran’s Day
  • Last Friday of April – Arbor and Bird Day
  • First Full Week of School in May – Illinois Law Week
  • Third Thursday in May – Volunteer Emergency Responder Appreciate Day
  • Any School day in May – “Just Say No” Day
  • Second Wednesday in  May – Mother Mary Ann Bickerdyke Day
  • September 11 – Day of Remembrance
  • Fourth Friday of September – American Indian Day
  • October 1 – Recycling Day
  • October 7 – Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans Remembrance Day
  • October 9 – Leif Erickson Day
  • November 10 – (or the school day preceding Veteran’s Day) – Korean War Veteran’s Day
  • December 7 – Pearl Harbor Veteran’s Day

Date Adopted:   01/18/2011

Date Amended:  04/22/2015