2017-2018 Vancouver School District Calendar

DESIGNATION

DATE

International student orientation (elementary)

August 24, 2017

International student orientation (secondary)

August 28 and 29

Timetabling for international students at home schools

August 30 – September 1

First day of classes

September 5

Thanksgiving Day

October 9

Remembrance Day

November 13

First term examinations

End of October – beginning of November

  Winter vacation period

December 25, 2017 – January 5, 2018

Orientation for new international students (January entry)

January 8

Schools reopen after Winter vacation

January 8

Orientation for new international students (February entry)

February 1

BC Family Day

February 12

Spring Vacation

March 19-23

District Closure Week

March 26-29

Schools reopen after Spring vacation

April 3

Good Friday

March 30

Easter Monday

April 2

Second term examinations

End of March – Beginning of April

District Closure Day

May 18

Victoria Day

May 21

Final examinations

June

Administrative day

  June 29

Schools close

June 29