2015-2016 School Calendar

La Paz Community School Calendar 2015-2016
Trimester 1 (67 days – 14 weeks):

  • August 28th: Orientation Day and Welcome Back Party
  • August 31:  First Day of School
  • September 15:  No School (Costa Rican Independence Day)
  • October 7:  Early Dismissal (Teacher Professional Development)
  • October 16:  Progress Reports
  • October 19:  No School (mid-trimester break)
  • December 1:  Early Dismissal (Teacher Professional Development)
  • December 4:  Last Day of Trimester 1 (Conferences)
  • December 5 – January 3:  First Trimester Break (4 weeks)

Trimester 2 (53 days – 11 weeks):

  • January 4:  Teacher Professional Development Day
  • January 5:  Students Return
  • February 3:  Early Dismissal (Teacher Professional Development)
  • February 12:  Progress Reports
  • February 15:  No School (mid-trimester break)
  • March 15:  Early Dismissal (Teacher Professional Development)
  • March 18:  Last Day of Trimester 2 (Conferences)
  • March 19 – April 10:  Second Trimester Break (3 weeks)

Trimester 3 (62 – 13 weeks):

  • April 11:  Teacher Professional Development Day
  • April 12:  Students Return
  • May 2:  No School (Costa Rican Labor Day observed)
  • May 18:  Early Dismissal (Teacher Professional Development)
  • May 27:  Progress Reports
  • May 30:  No School (mid-trimester break)
  • July 4:  Early Dismissal (Teacher Professional Development)
  • July 7:  Last day of Trimester 3 (Conferences)
  • July 8:  Administration Day

July 9 – August 29:  Third Trimester Break (7 weeks)