WEA Shares 2018-19 School Calendar Recommendation with Board
At the November 13 Board of Education meeting Andy Pals, calendar committee chair, presented the 2018-19 Waukee Education Association (WEA) school calendar recommendations. Pals walked board members through the proposal and answered questions.
The calendar proposed the following key dates:
- The first day of school, Thursday, August 23, 2018. This is the earliest start date allowed by state law.
- Winter break would be from Dec. 22, 2018, through Jan 1, 2019. Classes would resume on Jan. 2, 2019.
- Spring break would be from March 18-22. Classes would resume on March 25, 2019.
- The last day of school would be May 30, 2019.
The calendar recommendation was a discussion item, no action was taken at the meeting. The 2018-19 school year calendar, along with the appropriate public hearings, will be approval items on the December 11, 2017, Board of Education agenda.