Important Dates

These are the important dates for the 2016-2017 school year. Some dates have yet to be determined and will be updated as soon as a date has been decided.

  • August
    • 11th – Upperclassman Orientation (9:00 AM – 10:30 AM)
    • 11th – Freshman Orientation (6:00 PM- 7:30 AM)
    • 30th – Underclass Pictures
  • September
    • 5th – Holiday (Labor Day)
    • 7th – College Fair
    • 8th – GJHS Open House (6:00 PM- 7:30 PM)
    • 19th – Staff Development/Student Holiday (DATA Day)
    • 30th – Homecoming Game vs Gateway
  • October
    • 1st – Homecoming Dance (8:00 PM – 11:00 PM)
    • 3rd – Underclass Picture Retakes
    • 17th – Teacher Workday/Student Holiday
    • 19th – End of 1st 9 Week Grading Period
  • November
    • 1st – Report Cards
    • 11th – Holiday (Veterans Day)
    • 15th – Senior Panoramic Picture
    • 21st & 22nd – Storm Make-Up Days (If Needed)
    • 21st – 25th – Thanksgiving Break
  • December
    • 17thJanuary 2nd – Winter Break
  • January
    • 3rd – Students and teachers return from Winter Break
    • 12th – End of the 1st Semester/End of 2nd 9 Week Grading Period
    • 13th – Teacher Workday/Student Holiday
    • 16th – Holiday (Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Day)
    • 26th – Report Cards
  • February
    • 2nd – Eagle Festival
    • 17th – 2017-2018 School Registration
    • 14th – Cap & Gown Pictures
    • 20th – Holiday (Presidents’ Day)
  • March
    • 18th – 26th – Spring Break
    • 28th – End of 3rd 9 Week Grading Period
  • April
    • 1st – Prom
    • 11th – Report Cards
    • 14th – Holiday (Mini Break)
    • 21st – Grad Bash
  • May
    • 18th – Senior Awards Ceremony
    • 22nd – Seniors Last Day
    • 22nd – Baccalaureate
    • 24th – Graduation (6pm @ The Lakeland Center)
    • 29th – Holiday (Memorial Day)
  • June
    • 2nd – Last Day for Students
    • 5th – Teacher Work Day