From Staff Reports

The second semester of the 2017-18 Coweta County Schools academic year started on Thursday, Jan. 4.

In all, 12 school holidays are scheduled during the second semester prior to the last day of school on May 25.

The first day off will be the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday on Monday, Jan. 15. The mid-winter break is slated for five days off – Feb. 19-23 – and spring break will take place from April 2-6. Sprinkled in is a Teachers’ Work Day on March 9.

Graduation ceremonies take place beginning May 23 with the Central Education Center program. Other graduation dates will be Northgate on May 24, Newnan on May 25 and East Coweta on May 26.

Two inclement weather/make-up days have also been set aside – Feb. 23 (option 1) and Feb. 22 (option 2).

And for those looking ahead, the first day of the 2018-19 school year will be Friday, Aug. 3.

Below is a listing of the 2nd semester calendar.

Jan. 4 … 2nd Semester Begins
Jan. 15 …  MLK Jr. Holiday
Feb. 19-23 …  Mid-Winter Break
March 9 … Teacher Work Day
April 2-6 … Spring Break
May 23 … CEC Graduation
May 24 … Northgate Graduation
May 25 … Newnan Graduation
May 25 … Last Day of School
May 26 … East Coweta Graduation