Granbury ISD Academic Year Calendars
First Day of School: Wednesday, August 16Last Day of School: Wednesday, May 23**modified from original calendarGHS Graduation: Friday, May 25 - 7:00 P.M.Fort Worth Convention Center
STARS Graduations:Fall - Thursday, December 21 - 7:00 P.M.Spring - Thursday, May 24 - 7:00 P.M.Acton Baptist Church
2017-18 School Times
Elementary Schools (K-5): 7:30 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.Tardy Bell: 7:40 A.M.Pre-KindergartenMorning: 7:30-10:30 A.M.Afternoon: 12:00-3:00 P.M.Extended School Day ProgramMorning: 6:30-7:10 A.M.Afternoon: 3:00-6:00 P.M.Middle Schools (6-8): 8:36 A.M. - 4:15 P.M.Bell Schedules:Granbury High School (9-12): 8:55 A.M. - 4:25 P.M.STARS Accelerated High School: 8:40 A.M. - 4:10 P.M.
Monday, September 4 - Labor DayMonday, September 25*November 20-24 - Thanksgiving BreakDecember 22-January 5 - Christmas BreakMonday, January 8*Monday, January 15 - Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. DayMonday, February 19 - President's Day*March 12-16 - Spring BreakFriday, March 30 - Good FridayMonday, April 2*Monday, May 28 - Memorial Day*Student Holiday/Teacher Workday or Professional Development
2017-18 Early Dismissal Days
Granbury schools will dismiss early on the last day of each six weeks grading period.11:30 A.M. - Elementary (Grades K-5)12:30 P.M. - Behavior Transition Center12:40 P.M. - STARS Accelerated High School12:45 P.M. - Middle School (Grades 6-8)1:00 P.M. - Granbury High School (Grades 9-12)*Friday, September 22*Friday, November 3Thursday, December 21 (last day before Christmas Break)*Friday, February 16*Friday, April 6Wednesday, May 23 (last day of school)*For these four dates, teacher workday or professional development will be held in the afternoon following the early student dismissal.
2017-18 Bad Weather Makeup Days & Flex Days
State law has changed as of 2016, and the school year is now determined by minutes rather than days. The school day and calendar includes enough minutes to accomodate missing 1-2 days of school without requiring traditional "bad weather makeup days."Flex Days:Friday, December 1 (grades 6-12 only)Friday, April 27Thursday, May 24Friday, May 25