2024 School Dates & Marketing Resources

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Hi there! We’re glad you made your way to our site! Below, you’ll find a list of helpful 2024 dates for schools. You can find a downloadable version of this calendar here.

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We’re also offering Office Hours throughout the year every month, for school professionals that have marketing questions. Join us for an informal hour-long session to hear some tips, get great ideas from your peers, and get any digital marketing or enrollment marketing related questions answered!

2024 School Dates

January
National Mentoring Month

  • 1 – New Year’s Day
  • 2 – Science Fiction Day
  • 19 – Knit Office Hours
  • 24 – Compliment Day
  • 27 – National Geographic Day

February
CTE Month
Financial Aid Awareness Month

  • 1 – Texas Day
  • 2 – Groundhog Day
  • 5-9 – School Counselors’ Week
  • 10 – Lunar New Year
  • 14 – Valentine’s Day / Ash Wednesday
  • 15 – Resource Office Appreciation Day / Digital Learning Day
  • 16 – Knit Office Hours
  • 17 – Random Acts of Kindness Day
  • 19 – Presidents’ Day
  • 19-23 – Engineers’ Week
  • Feb 26 – March 1 – Public Schools’ Week

March
Women’s History Month
Youth Art Month
National Nutrition Month

  • Feb 26 – March 1 – Public Schools’ Week
  • 1 – Employee Appreciation Day
  • 4-8 – School Social Work Week
  • 8 – International Women’s Day
  • 10 – Ramadan Begins / Daylight Savings Begins
  • 11-15 – Spring Break
  • 14 – Pi Day
  • 17 – St. Patrick’s Day
  • 20 – 1st Day of Spring
  • 22 – Knit Office Hours
  • 24 – Palm Sunday
  • 29 – Good Friday
  • 31 – Easter Sunday

April
Blue Ribbon Month
Child Abuse Prevention Month
Counseling Awareness Month
Financial Literacy Month
Mathematics & Statistics Awareness Month
World Autism Acceptance Month

  • 1 – April Fools’ Day
  • 1-5 – Assistant Principals’ Week
  • 8-12 – Robotics Week
  • 19 – Knit Office Hours
  • 22 – Earth Day / Passover Begins
  • 23 – School Bus Drivers’ Day
  • 24 – Administrative Professionals’ Day

May
Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
Military Appreciation Month
National Mental Health Awareness Month

  • 1 – College Decision Day / Principals’ Day
  • 3 – School Lunch Hero Day
  • 4 – May the 4th Be with You
  • 5 – Cinco de Mayo
  • 6-10 – Teacher Appreciation Week
  • 12 – Mothers’ Day
  • 17 – Knit Office Hours
  • 18 – Speech Pathologist Day / Armed Forces Day
  • 27 – Memorial Day

June
Pride Month

  • 14 – Flag Day
  • 16 – Fathers’ Day
  • 19 – Juneteenth
  • 20 – First Day of Summer
  • 21 – Knit Office Hours
  • 30 – FAFSA Deadline

July
Summertime!

  • 4 – Independence Day
  • 19 – Knit Office Hours

August
Back to School!

  • 9 – Book Lovers’ Day
  • 12 – International Youth Day
  • 13 – Left Handers’ Day
  • 23 – Knit Office Hours
  • 26 – Women’s Equality Day

September
National Hispanic Heritage Month (Sep 15th – Oct 15th)
National Suicide Prevention Month
College Savings Month

  • 2 – Labor Day
  • 8 – International Literacy Day
  • 11 – Remembrance Day
  • 20 – Knit Office Hours
  • 22 – First Day of Autumn

October
National Hispanic Heritage Month (Sep 15th – Oct 15th)
National Principals’ Month
Down Syndrome Awareness Month
National Bullying Prevention Month
Emotional Intelligence Awareness Month

  • 2 – Custodial Worker Day / Rosh Hashanah Begins
  • 5 – World Teachers’ Day
  • 6 – Instructional Coach Day
  • 7 – Child Health Day
  • 7-11 – Fire Prevention Week
  • 12 – Yom Kippur Begins
  • 14 – Indigenous People’s Day / Columbus Day
  • 16 – Boss’ Day / Unity/Anti-bullying Day
  • 18 – Knit Office Hours
  • 21-25 – Bus Safety Week
  • Oct 26 – Nov 1 – Red Ribbon Week
  • 31 – Halloween

November
Native American Heritage Month
National Career Development Month
National Scholarship Month

  • Oct 26 – Nov 1 – Red Ribbon Week
  • 1 – Diwali
  • 3 – Daylight Savings Ends
  • 8 – STEAM Day
  • 11 – Veterans’ Day
  • 11-15 – School Psychology Week
  • 13 – World Kindness Day
  • 15 – Knit Office Hours
  • 18 – Hunger/ Homelessness Awareness Day
  • 18-22 – American Education Week
  • 20 – Educational Support Professionals’ Day
  • 21 – Parent Involvement Day
  • 22 – Substitute Teachers’ Day
  • 28 – Thanksgiving
  • 29 – Black Friday

December
Happy Holidays!

  • 2 – Special Education Day
  • 3 – Giving Tuesday / Persons with Disabilities Day
  • 5 – International Volunteer Day
  • 9-13 – #CSEdWeek
  • 20 – Knit Office Hours
  • 21 – First Day of Winter
  • 24 – Christmas Eve
  • 25 – Christmas Day / Hanukkah Begins
  • 26 – Kwanza Begins
  • 31 – New Year’s Eve

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