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LiFT Academy

2020 – 2021
Student Calendar

Quarter Dates

1st Quarter: 
August 24, 2020 to October 23, 2020 

2nd Quarter: 
October 26, 2020 to January 15, 2021 

3rd Quarter: 
January 19, 2021 to March 31, 2021

4th Quarter: 
April 01, 2021 to May 27, 2021 


August 2020

August 21: LA Student Meet and Greet (1:00-3:30pm) ZOOM

August 24: First Day of School for LiFT Academy and LiFT University

September 2020

September 4: Staff In-Service Day – No School for Students 

September 5: LiFT Your Spirits LYS Fall Fundraiser *Online

September 7: No School, Labor Day

September 8-September 18: MAP Assessment

September 10: Open House *Classroom Teachers Zoom

September 17: Parent University *Zoom

September 21: Administration Emails Progress Reports

September 18: Rosh Hashanah (No Testing)

September 26-27: McKay Coalition Conference 

September 28: Yom Kippur (No Testing)

 

October 2020

October 9:  Staff In-Service Day – No School for Students

October 12: Parent/Teacher Conferences – No School for Students

October 14: PTO Meeting *Zoom

October 16: Individual Picture Day 

October 19:  HS Retreat #1 

October 19-23: PTO Art Fundraiser *online

October 23:  End of Quarter 1 

October 23: Teacher Luncheon Q1 *Tentative 

October 29: LiFT Your Heart Holiday Market

November 2020

November 6: Admin. Emails Report Cards

November 11: PTO Meeting *Zoom

November 20: Admin. Emails Progress Reports

November 23-November 27: Thanksgiving Break

November 30: School Resumes for Students

December 2020

December 8: LiFT Your Heart Holiday Market

December 8-9: Santa’s Workshop

December 9: PTO Meeting *Zoom

December 10: Christmas Play *Live Stream

December 11-December 16: Midterms (MS/HS)

December 18: Teacher Luncheon Q2 

December 21-January 4: Christmas Break

January 2021

January 5: School Resumes for Teachers, Teacher In-Service Day, No School for Students

January 6: School Resumes for Students

January 11: Leo’s Café Opens

January 13 RiSE Awards-Evening 

January 15: End of Quarter 2 & End of Semester 1

January 18: No School, MLK day

January 19-29: MAP Assessment

January 20: PTO Meeting

January 22:  Donuts with Dad

January 28:  Community Appreciation Breakfast – 8am-10am – Foundry

January 29: Admin Emails Report Cards

February 2021

February 10: PTO Meeting 

February 12: Admin emails Progress Reports

February 12: Middle School Dance 

February 15: Parent/Teacher Conference – No School for Students

March 2021

March 8:  LA HS Retreat #2

March 10: PTO Meeting 

March 11: Talent Show

March 15-19: Spring Break

March 31: End of Quarter 3

March 31: Grandparents’ Day

April 2021

April 1: Picture Day (retakes, new students, class pics)

April 1: Teacher Luncheon Q3

April 2: No School, Good Friday

April 7: PTO Meeting 

April 16: Admin. Sends Report Cards

April 17: Microsoft Event (tentative event)

April 21:  Secretary’s Day 

April 23: Prom 

April 30: Admin Sends out Progress Reports

May 2021

May 1: Lift Your Spirits Annual Gala Fundraiser – 5pm-12am – Coliseum

May 2-8:  National Teacher Appreciation Week

May 3-14: MAP Assessment

May 6: LiFT U Night to Shine

May 6: Muffins with Mom

May 7: Leo’s Cafe Closes for the Summer

May 7: PTO Plant Sale

May 12: PTO Meeting

May 19-21 Finals

May 25:  LA & LU  All School Graduation Practice and Seniors’  Luncheon

May 26: Graduation LA & LU

May 27: Awards Ceremony and Brunch, Last Day for Students, End of Quarter 4 & End of Semester 2 

May 28: Last Day for Teachers


*If for any reason the school year has to be extended, all end of the year events will be moved to the last week of school.  
**If extended, the school year would include the week of May 31-June 4.
***Inclement Weather Make-Up Days would include:
October 12, 2020
January 5, 2021
February 15, 2021