Academic Calendar



VASISHTA SCHOOL (ICSE), MADANAPALLE

ACADEMIC CALENDER: 2017–18


MAY–2017


29th Mon

All Staff members to report for duty


No. of working days–3



JUNE–2017

04th Sun

Residential Students to report to Hostels.

1st Installment fee due.

05th Mon

School reopens for the Academic Year 2017–2018.

1st Installment fee due.

10th Sat

Division of students to various houses

Selection of students’ council

17th Sat

Creative Writing in English

24th Sat

Creative Writing in II–Language

26th Mon

Ramzan (Holiday)

No. of working days–24


JULY–2017


01st Sat

Recitation in II–English

08th Sat

Recitation in 2nd Language

09th Sun

Excursion for Classes I to IV

10th Mon

Sports Day preparation starts

12th Wed

Unit Test–I question papers due

19th Wed

Unit Test–I begins

25th Tue

Unit Test–I ends

29th Sat

Unit Test reports due, Staff meeting

29th Sat

Elocution in English

No. of working days–26



AUGUST–2017


05th Sat

Elocution in 2nd Language

06th Sun

Excursion for Classes V to VII

15thTue*

Sports Day, Independence Day

19th Sat

Parent–Teachers Meeting

25th Fri

Vinayaka Chavithi (Holiday)

No. of working days–25



SEPTEMBER–2017


02ndSat

Debate in English

05thTue

Teachers’ Day celebrations

9th Sat

Debate in Second Language Half–Yearly Exams Question paper Due

11thMon

Vacation Home work for classes I to VIII

Project work for classes IX and X

G.K & Moral Science exams for classes VI, VII &VIII

15thFri

Half–Yearly Exams begin

28th Thu

Half–Yearly Exams end

Parents to pick up their wards after 2.00 P.M

29th Fri

Half–Yearly Exams reports due, Staff meeting

Teachers can leave for midterm vacation.

No. of working days–23



OCTOBER–2017


12th Thu

Educational tour for classes VIII–X

29th Sun

Residential teachers report before 12.00P.M

Student report after 12.00P.M

2nd Installment fee due

30thMon

School reopens after midterm vacation

No. of working days–2



NOVEMBER–2017



04th Sat

Music Competition

11thSat

Fancy Dress Competition

18th Sat

Submission of project work by class IX and X

Completion of syllabus for class X

22nd Wed

Model–I question papers due

25th Sat

Drawing Competition

27th Mon

Class 10 Model Exam–I begins

No. of working days–26



DECEMBER–2017



13th Wed

Unit Test–II question papers due

15th Fri

Model–I ends

18th Mon

Unit Test–II Begins

20thWed

Model Exam–I Report due

Model Exams–II question papers due

23rd Sat

Unit Test–II Ends

25th Mon

Christmas Day (Holiday)

26th Tue

Preparations for Annual Day Celebrations start

Model Exam II–Begin

27th Wed

Unit Test–II Reports due & Staff meeting

30th Sat

Completion of syllabus for Class IX

No. of working days –25


JANUARY–2018



01stMon

New Year Day (Holiday)

04thThu

Model Exams–II ends

11th Thu

Annual Day

Parents to take their wards for Pongal holidays

(Pongal holidays from 12thFrito 20thSat)

22nd Mon

School reopens after Pongal holidays

Model Exams–II report due

26thFri

Republic Day

27th Sat

Model Exam–III, Annual examinations for class IX

question papers due

29th Mon

Model Exam–III, Annual Exams for class IX begin

No. of working days –19




FEBRUARY–2018



01stThu

Unit test–III Question papers due

05thMon

Unit Test–III Begins

10th Sat

Unit Test–III End

13thTue

Maha Shiva Rathri (Holiday)

15th Thu

Model Exam III End

Annual Examinations for IX End

17th Sat

Farewell Function for class X

19thMon

Practical Examinations for class IX Begin

21st Wed

Practical Examinations End

22nd Thu

Result Analysis for Model Exam III and Annual Examinations for class IX–Issue of Text Books for the new batch X–

X Standard syllabus begins

No. of working days –23



MARCH–2018


03rd Sat

Completion of syllabus for classes I to VIII

06th Tue

Finalization of Textbooks for the next academic year 2018–19

08th Thu

Entrance Test Question papers Due

15th Thu

Annual Examinations for classes I to VIII question papers due

20th Tue

Annual Examinations Begin

31st Sat

Annual Examinations End

No. of working days –25


APRIL–2018


5th Thu

Report Submission & Staff meeting.

Teachers can leave for Summer Vacation

No. of Working days–05


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Academic Programme at a glance 2017–18



June

04th Sun

Residential Students to report to Hostels.

1st Installment fee due.

05th Mon


School reopens for the Academic Year 2017–2018.

1st Installment fee due.

26th Mon

Ramzan(Holiday)

July

09th Sun

Excursion for Classes I to IV

19th Wed

Unit Test–I begins

25th Tue

Unit Test–I ends

August

06th Sun

Excursion for Classes V to VII

15thTue*

Sports Day, Independence Day

19th Sat

Parent–Teachers Meeting

25th Fri

VinayakaChavithi (Holiday)

September

15th Fri

Half–Yearly Exams begin

28th Thu

Half–Yearly Exams end

Parents to pick up their wards after 2.00 P.M

October

12th Thu

Educational tour for classes VIII–X

29th Sun

Residential teachers report before 12.00P.M

Student report after 12.00P.M

2nd Installment fee due

30thMon

School reopens after midterm vacation

December

18th Mon

Unit Test–II Begins

23rd Sat

Unit Test–II Ends

25th Mon

Christmas Day (Holiday)

January

01stMon

New Year Day (Holiday)

11th Thu

Annual Day

Parents to take their wards for Pongal holidays

(Pongal holidays from 12thFri to 20thSat)

22nd Mon

School reopens after Pongal holidays

Model Exams–II report due

29th Mon

Model Exam–III, Annual Exams for class IX begin

February

05th Mon

Unit Test–III Begins

13thTue

Maha Shiva Rathri (Holiday)

17th Sat

Farewell Function for class X

22nd Thu

Result Analysis for Model Exam III and Annual Examination for class IX–Issue of Text Books for the new batch X–

X Standard syllabus begins

March

08th Thu

Entrance Test Question papers Due

15th Thu

Annual Examinations for classes I to VIII question papers due

20th Tue

Annual Examination Begin

31st Sat

Annual Examination End




annual academic programme at a glance


  1. First Term:

From 1st June to 30th September

=

126

days

No. of holidays and Sundays

=

21

days

Total No. of working days

=

105

days


  1. Second Term:

From 29th October to 31st March

=

151

days

No. of holidays and Sundays

=

31

days

Total No. of working days

=

118

days


Total No. of working days for the Academic Year 2017 – 18

=

105 +

118

=

223

days


Total No. of working days for Hostlers

=

126 +

151

=

277

days


  1. Vacation:

  1. Midterm (From 1stOctober to 29th October) = 28 days

  2. Pongal Holidays (From 13th to 20th January) = 08 days

  3. Summer Vacation (From 31st March to 31st May) = 62 days