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Broward County School Board Approves 2021/22 School Calendar

The First Day of School is Wednesday, August 18, 2021


Wednesday, August 18 is the first day of school for the 2021/22 school year

Mark your calendar! The first day of school for the 2021/22 school year is Wednesday, August 18, 2021. The School Board of Broward County, Florida voted to approve the 2021/22 school calendar at its Tuesday, December 15, School Board meeting. The first day for teachers’ planning is Wednesday, August 11. The last day of school is Thursday, June 9, 2022. 

The 2021/22 school calendar mirrors the current 2020/21 school calendar with a midweek start and a weeklong Thanksgiving break. Key calendar dates include:   

First Day of School – Wednesday, August 18, 2021  

Thanksgiving Break – Monday, November 22 – Friday, November 26, 2021, Schools Closed  

Winter Break – Monday, December 20 – Friday, December 31, 2021, Schools Closed 

Spring Break – Monday, March 21 – Friday, March 25, 2022, Schools Closed 

Last Day of School – Thursday, June 9, 2022 

The approved calendar also includes 10 teacher planning days, six early release days and days designated for interim report cards, report cards, holidays and contingencies for up to six hurricane makeup days, if needed. To view the 2021/22 school calendar synopsis, visit