2013-14 Calendar for Hillsborough County Schools

When do students head back to school? Here are the dates you need to know.

Students head back to school Aug. 20. Photo credit: Patch File Photo
Students head back to school Aug. 20. Photo credit: Patch File Photo

This story was reported and written by Associate Regional Editor Sherri Lonon.

New Tampa parents hoping to get a jump on planning activities around next year's Hillsborough County school calendar are in luck. The school district has released its list of important dates for the 2013-14 school year.

As a bonus, it’s also released a tentative academic calendar dates for 2014-15.

Here’s the calendar for 2013-14:

  • Students' 1st Day Tuesday, Aug. 20 
  • Labor Day Holiday Monday, Sept. 2 
  • End of 1st Grading Period Friday, Oct. 18 
  • Non-Student Day Monday, Oct. 21 
  • Veterans Day Monday, Nov. 11 
  • Fall Break Nov. 25-29 Students Return to Class Monday, Dec. 2 
  • Winter Break Dec. 23-Jan. 3 Students Return to Class Monday, Jan. 6
  • End of 2nd Grading Period Friday, Jan. 17 
  • Non-Student Day Tuesday, Jan. 21 
  • Florida State Fair Day (West Hillsborough kids ae off) Friday, Feb. 7
  • Strawberry Festival Day (East Hillsborough kids are off) Monday, March 3 
  • Spring Break March 10-14 Students Return to Class Monday, March 17 
  • End of 3rd Grading Period Friday, March 28 
  • Non-Student Day Friday, April 18 
  • Memorial Day Monday, May 26 
  • Last Day of School Friday, June 6

For more information about the 2013-14 academic calendar or to get a sneak peek at the dates for 2014-15, visit the school district's website.

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