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Board Approves Academic Calendar for 2022-23, Start of School Aug. 11


Denton ISD’s Board of School Trustees approved the 2022-23 school year at their regular meeting in December. The 2022-23 School Year will begin Thursday, Aug. 11, with the district’s annual Freshman First Day (Class of 2026 only) set for the day prior on Wednesday, Aug. 10.

The 2022-23 school year will come to an end Friday, May 26, ensuring that students are out before the Memorial Day weekend. The district’s extended school breaks will include:

  • Thanksgiving Break: Nov. 21 – 25
  • Winter Break: Dec. 19 – Jan. 2
  • Spring Break: Mar. 13 – 17

The calendar includes a total of 75,600 instructional minutes, which accounts for any days missed due to weather closings. HB 2610 requires that school be conducted for a mandated 75,600 instructional minutes. Calendar dates are subject to change pending board approval. 

View the approved 2022-23 school year calendar on the district documents page.