Skip Navigation Links
Front Page
About GNSExpand About GNS
CommunitiesExpand Communities
EducationExpand Education
Links Directory
Medicine & Science
Opinion/ForumExpand Opinion/Forum
Public Safety

Elementary and Primary Education
Harris County Department of Education Releases 2018-19 Calendar for 25 School Districts
News Release
Thursday, August 23, 2018

Key dates for the 2018-2019 school year for all 25 school districts in Harris County are available through the Harris County Department of Education comprehensive school district calendar.

Some districts begin school as early as Aug. 16, and many start on Aug. 27.  All 25 districts are off for Thanksgiving from Nov. 19-23.

Winter break begins as early as Dec. 20 at several districts, but most return to school by Jan. 4.  Spring Break is March 11-15 for all districts, and Easter break varies throughout district calendars. Staff work days and other holidays differ. Districts begin wrapping up the year from May 23-31.  

View the calendar for the 25 school districts through the following link: .

Print the full, two-sided calendar (11X17): .

About Harris County Department of Education: HCDE provides special education, therapy services, early education, adult education and after-school programming. Services are funded by government grants, fees and a local property tax of approximately $9 per homeowner. For every dollar in local property tax collected, HCDE provides $4.40 in services to the 25 Harris County school districts. We operate four campuses for students with profound special education needs and adjudicated or recovering youth who require a low, student-teacher ratio and highly structured environment. One-hundred percent of students served on HCDE campuses are at-risk. We are governed by an elected board of seven trustees and have 1,076 employees and 33 facilities, including 15 Head Start centers. More info at .

Ocean Star
Remembering Jim Guidry

Guidry News Service is headquartered in Midtown Houston.
at 4001 Fannin Street, Suite 4109, Houston, TX. 77004-4077
(409) 763 NEWS(6397)
© 1996, Guidry News Service. Duplication of any part of this website in any manner is prohibited.