Academic Calendar

NOTE: Testing dates noted are final. Please ensure that your student will be available for all testing dates.

TNVA students will participate in the following state required assessments:

  • ACT Explore—8th grade—October 22nd, 2015
  • TNReady RLA, Math, Social Studies Part I: Grades 3-8—February 22nd–26th, 2016
  • ACCESS for English Learners: Potential Dates March 7–April 8, 2016
  • TNReady RLA, Math, Social Studies Part II & Spring Science Assessment: Grades 3–8—May 2nd–May 6th, 2016

Additional assessments may be required as determined by the Tennessee Department of Education. If there are any additions or updates to the testing schedule parents will be notified by Kmail.

August 7, 2015
First Day of School: Half Day for Students

August 10, 2015
First Full Day of School

September 7, 2015
Labor Day Holiday (No School for Students)

October 9, 2015
Student Outing Day

October 12–16, 2015
Fall Break

October 22, 2015
ACT Explore Test—8th grade only

November 25–27, 2015
Thanksgiving Holiday

December 11, 2015
Student Outing Day

December 18, 2015
Student Half Day

Dec 21, 2015–Jan 1, 2016
Winter Break

January 4 , 2016
Teacher Inservice: No Student Day

January 11, 2016
Semester 1 Report Cards Issued

January 18, 2016
MLK Holiday—No School

February 15, 2016
President’s Day Holiday—No School

February 22–26, 2016
TNReady RLA, Math, Social Studies Part I: Grades 3–8

March 1, 2016
Teacher In-service: No Student Day

March 7, 2016–April 8, 2016
ACCESS for English Learners: Potential Dates

March 11, 2016
Student Outing Day

March 14–18, 2016
Spring Break—No School

March 25, 2016
Good Friday

May 2–May 6, 2016
TNReady RLA, Math, Social Studies Part II & Spring Science Assessment: Grades 3–8

May 20, 2016
Student Outing Day

May 24, 2016
Teacher In-service: No Student Day

May 25, 2016
Last Day of School—Student Half Day

May 26, 2016
Final Report Cards Issued