Requirements for Kentucky School Calendars
Kentucky School calendar requirements are set in statute and regulation. This information may be found in Section 2 of the Pupil Attendance Manual here.
The window for Original calendar submission will open on Monday, April 17.
The window for Amended calendar submission will open on Monday, May 15.
Please note - you should not submit your Amended calendar until after your school year has concluded.
The local board of education, upon recommendation of the local school district superintendent, shall adopt a school calendar for the upcoming school year. The Original calendar shall be submitted to the KDE (Kentucky Department of Education) prior to June 30. (The Original calendar is the plan for the next school year.)
2016-17 Guidance on Amending School Calendars
At the end of the school term, an Amended calendar shall be approved by the local board of education and submitted to KDE for review no later than June 30. (The Amended calendar shows what actually happened for the current school year.)
Annual School Calendar Summaries
2012-13 Original and Amended
2011-12 Original and Amended
2010-11 Original and Amended
2009-10 Original and Amended