Central Community Unit School District 301 has released the 2023-2024 school year calendar. A few dates to note include:

  • Students in Kindergarten through grade 12 will start the 2023-2024 school year on Monday, August 14, 2023
  • Early childhood students will begin school on Thursday, August 17, 2023
  • Fall conferences will be held on October 5-6, 2023
  • We will have school on November 20-21, 2023 with Thanksgiving break beginning on Wednesday, November 22, 2023
  • Winter break will be Friday, December 22, 2023 through Friday, January 5, 2024
  • Spring conferences will be the evening of March 21, 2024
  • Spring break will be March 25-29, 2024
  • The last day of school for students, without the use of emergency days, will be May 21, 2024

The format of the calendar this year has been changed to make it easier for you to note important dates, with key dates listed by month in the center of the calendar for your convenience. 

As a district, Central 301 values student attendance as a vital element of student success. We encourage you to schedule family trips and special events during breaks from school in order to maximize your students’ learning opportunities. We appreciate your partnership and the trust you place in us to provide your child(ren) with an exceptional educational experience.