Houston schools to start July 31 next year

jmink@macon.comDecember 10, 2013 

The Houston County Board of Education on Tuesday approved calendars for next academic year and the 2015-16 academic year.

Under the new calendar, the first day of school for next academic year will be July 31, 2014, and the last day will be May 22, 2015. Graduation is May 22 and May 23.

For the 2015-16 calendar year, school will begin Aug. 3, 2015, and end May 25, 2016. Graduation is May 27 and May 28.

Both calendars include spring breaks, as well as a week off for fall break and a week off for Thanksgiving. This academic year marks the end of the two-year calendar cycle.

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