Wayland Public Schools Calendar 2012-13

The calendar was updated during a July 30 School Committee meeting.

Bookmark this page for use and reference throughout the school year. Attached is a PDF of the Wayland Public Schools calendar for the 2012-2013 school year. Key dates:


Aug. 30 — Sixth grade orientation.

Aug. 30 — Ribbon-cutting and dedication of new Wayland High School.


Sept. 4 — First day of classes for students in grades 1-12.

Sept. 6 — First day of school for students in kindergarten.

Sept. 17 — NO SCHOOL (Rosh Hashanah).

Sept. 26 — NO SCHOOL (Yom Kippur).


Oct. 8 — NO SCHOOL (Columbus Day).


Nov. 12 — NO SCHOOL (Veteran's Day Observed).

Nov. 21 — Early release (No lunch served).

  • High school release - 11:10 a.m.
  • Middle school release - 11:15 a.m.
  • Elementary schools release - 12 p.m.

Nov. 22–23 — NO SCHOOL (Thanksgiving recess).

Nov. 26 — Classes resume.


Dec. 22–31 — Holiday recess; classes dismiss at normal times on Dec. 21.


Jan. 1 — NO SCHOOL (New Year's Day).

Jan. 2 — Classes resume.

Jan. 21 — NO SCHOOL (Martin Luther King Day).


Feb. 16-24 — Winter recess; classes dismiss at normal times on Feb. 15.

Feb. 25 — Classes resume.


March 29 — NO SCHOOL (Good Friday).


April 13-21 — Spring recess; classes dismiss at normal times on April 12.

April 22 — Classes resume.


May 27 — NO SCHOOL (Memorial Day).

May 31 — Last day of classes for seniors.


June 9 — WHS graduation (3 p.m.).

June 18 — Last day of classes for students (Wednesday schedule).

June 19 — Last day for teachers.

June 21 — Last day for students if three cancellations occur in the year.


  • June 18 is the 180th school day if no days are lost due to cancellations.
  • June 18-21 should be considered tentative pending cancellations.


More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »