The current SUSD calendar template, which has been in effect since 2006-2007, ends with the 2016-2017 school year. We are currently determining the template for the next 10 years and we would like your input.
Attached are 4 calendar templates that we would like you to review.
#1 – current template
#2 – later start/shorter fall break
#3 – modified year-round
#4 – start after Labor Day
As you respond to the survey, please take into consideration the following:
Â· Arizona requires 180 instructional days.
Â· The Arizona Interscholastic Association (AIA) sets the annual calendar for all fall sports beginning with the first week in August (badminton, cross country, football, golf, swim & dive, volleyball-girls, tennis-freshmen, and soccer). This includes activities for spirit line and marching band.
Â· The number of instructional days before high stakes testing (AzMERIT, International Baccalaureate (IB), Advanced Placement (AP), etc.)
Â· Summer activities begin shortly after Memorial Day, e.g. college courses (for students and/or staff) and summer camps.
Please click on the following for the survey link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/XR6QJDM
The survey will close at the end of the business day on Friday, November 20. Thank you for participating in our survey.