School Calendar for Families (2020/2021)

This calendar provides families key dates for various deadlines, breaks and important information during this school year. 

August 2020

August 21 - September 7

Moodle Shutdown

September 2020

September 8-25  (cancelled due to COVID) Week of Welcome events (Province Wide) 

October 2020

October 1 HCOS Finance Office begins accepting invoices for Lessons and Activities
October 12 - November 9 (postponed until January) Foundation Skills Assessments (FSAs) - Grades 4 & 7

November 2020

November 2-6 Numeracy and Literacy Assessments - Grades 10-12

December 2020

December 24-January 3 Moodle Shutdown
December 24-January 3 Christmas Break (HCOS Offices Closed)

January 2021

January 18-February 16 Re-enrolment opens for next school year
January 25-29 Numeracy and Literacy Assessments - Grades 10-12
January 29 Report Cards published

February 2021

February 15-March 12 Foundation Skills Assessments (FSAs) - Grades 4 & 7

March 2021

March 13-19 Moodle Shutdown
March 15-26 Spring Break

April 2021

April 1 Learning Groups PO use deadline.
April 12-16 Numeracy and Literacy Assessments - Grades 10-12
April 15 Current school year PO numbers expire. Last day for Encom purchases.
April 26 Next school year PO numbers issued in Encom
April 26 (cancelled) HCOS Connect - Interior (Kelowna)
April 27 (cancelled)
HCOS Connect - North (Fort St. John)
April 29 (cancelled) HCOS Connect - Island (Nanaimo)
April 30 (cancelled) HCOS Connect - Lower Mainland (Langley)
April 30 HCOS Connect (Online)
April 30 Grad courses without an active date, and any funding associated with those courses, are withdrawn automatically

May 2021

May 27-June 30 Curriculum and Lesson order forms are not available. Curriculum purchases can still be made via our approved vendors.

June 2021

June 11 Graduation Ceremony and Banquet
June 22-23 Literacy Assessments - Grade 12
June 26 Report Cards published

July 2021

August 2021

August 20 - September 6 Moodle Shutdown