Academic Calendar


  2023-2024 Academic Calendar

2023-2024 Academic Calendar (Printable Version) 
2024-2025 Academic Calendar (Printable Version) 

All Instructional Staff Report to Schools

Monday, July 31

Elementary - School Based Inservice Day / Secondary - District Based Inservice Day

Tuesday, August 1

Secondary - School Based Inservice Day / Elementary - District Based Inservice Day

Wednesday, August 2

ALL Instructional Staff Report to Schools

Thursday, August 3

Pre-School Planning

Monday, August 7 

Pre-School Planning

Tuesday, August 8

Pre-School Planning

Wednesday, August 9

First Day of School

Thursday, August 10 

Labor Day (Holiday for All)

Monday, September 4

Columbus Day (Students & Teachers)

Monday, October 9

 End of First Nine Weeks

Friday, October 13

 Teacher PLC Planning Day (School out for Students)  STORM DAY (IF NEEDED)

Wednesday, October 18 

Veterans Day (Holiday for All)

Friday, November 10

Thanksgiving Holidays (School Out Entire Week for Students & Teachers)

Monday, November 20

Thanksgiving Day (Holiday for All)

Thursday, November 23

Return from Thanksgiving Holidays

Monday, November 27

High School Testing Day

Wednesday, December 20

High School Testing Day/Early Release for High School Students Only

Thursday, December 21

High School Testing Day/End of Second Nine Weeks/End of First Semester/Early Release for ALL STUDENTS

Friday, December 22

Christmas Holiday Begins

Monday, December 25 

Return from Christmas Holidays (Teachers) Records Workday

Monday, January 8

Return from Christmas Holidays (Students)

Tuesday, January 9

Martin Luther King's Birthday (Holiday for All)

Monday, January 15 

Teacher PLC Planning Day (School out for Students) Storm Day (If Needed)

Wednesday, January 31

Presidents' Day (School Out for Students & Teachers) 

Monday, February 19

End of Third Nine Weeks

Friday, March 15

Spring Holidays Begin

Monday, March 18

Return from Spring Holidays

Monday, March 25

Good Friday (School Out for Students & Teachers)

Friday, March 29

High School Testing Day

Wednesday, May 22

High School Testing Day

Early Release for High School Students Only 

Thursday, May 23

High School Testing Day

End of Fourth Nine Weeks

End of Second Semester

Last Day of School for ALL Students/Early Release for ALL Students

Friday May 24


Memorial Day Holiday (Teachers Off)

Monday, May 27

Post Planning for Teachers

Tuesday, May 28

Post Planning for Teachers

Wednesday, May 29


Bay Virtual

May 16


May 16


May 17 

New Horizon (NHLC) 

May 20 


May 20


May 21


May 21


May 22


May 23

Tom P. Haney Technical College 

May 28

Report Card Dates

(Report Cards are available through the District's PARENT PORTAL)

1st Nine Weeks

October 25

2nd Nine Weeks

January 17

3rd Nine Weeks

April 3

4th Nine Weeks

June 5


1311 Balboa Avenue
Panama City, FL 32401
(850) 767-4100
Mark McQueen
Superintendent, Bay District Schools
Office of the Superintendent
Holly Buchanan
Employment and Income Verification Equity Coordinator
Public Records Request