2020-21 Grading Period Calendar

Students and families are reminded that if a student withdraws after Week 5 of each term, the student will receive a F as a grade for the class that is being dropped.

  • Term 1: F will be given for withdrawals between September 17th – October 14th.
  • Term 2: F will be given for withdrawals between November 23rd – December 22nd.
  • Term 3: F will be given for withdrawals between February 10th – March 5th.
  • Term 4: F will be given for withdrawals between April 20th – May 20th.

Pass/Fail forms are available in the Counseling Center. There are several factors to take into consideration before deciding to use a Pass/Fail. All of the factors are listed on the form. This option requires approval by the teacher, administrator, IEP manager (if applicable), and a parent/guardian.  Pass/Fail deadlines are listed below:

  • Term 1: September 16th
  • Term 2: November 20th
  • Term 3: February 9th
  • Term 4: April 19th

2020-21 LSW Counseling Center Calendar


Wednesday, August 12th

  • Freshmen First Day

Thursday, August 13th 

  • 10th – 12th First Day

Tuesday, August 18th 

  • Senior Parent Meeting: 6:30-8:00, Auditorium (POSTPONED)

Thursday, August 20th 

  • Senior Individual Meetings Begin

Tuesday, August 25th 

  • Junior Parent Meeting: 6:30-8:00, Auditorium (POSTPONED)


Tuesday, September 8th 

  • Parent Teacher Conferences: 4:00-7:00 (VIRTUAL)

Tuesday, September 22nd

  • ACT Make-up for current Seniors (Class of 2021): No School for 9th, 10th, 11th grades

Wednesday, September 23rd 

  • Sophomore Parent Meeting: 6:30-8:00, Auditorium (POSTPONED)


Wednesday, October 7th

  • Apply to College Day-Mini Event A118 Forum 2:00-3:00

Wednesday, October 14th 

  • Final Exams

Thursday, October 15th 

  • Final Exams

Friday, October 16th

  • Fall Break

Saturday, October 17th 

  • PSAT

Monday, October 19th 

  • Term 2 Begins

Monday, October 26th 

  • Freshmen Family Meeting, Gifted Meeting: 6:30-8:00, Auditorium

Wednesday, October 28th

  • Freshmen Small Group Meetings Begin


Tuesday, November 3rd 

  • No School – Election Day

Thursday, November 5th 

  • Pre-ACT, 10th Grade Only: No School 9th, 11th and 12th

Tuesday, November 10th 

  • Parent Teacher Conferences 4:00-7:00

Thursday, November 26th – Friday, November 27th 

  • Thanksgiving Break


Tuesday, December 1st 

  • Buffett Scholarship Workshop: 2:15-3:15

Tuesday, December 15th

  • Scholarship Workshop: 2:15-3:15

Monday, December 21st

  • Final Exams

Tuesday, December 22nd 

  • Final Exams

Wednesday, December 23rd – Sunday, January 3rd 

  • Winter Break


Tuesday, January 5th 

  • Term 3 Begins

Monday, January 11th 

  • Junior Small Group Meetings Begin

Tuesday, January 12th

  • 9th – 11th Grade Course Selection Help Session: 2:15-3:15

Wednesday, January 13th

  • Future Hawk Night

Monday, January 18th

  • No School – Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Tuesday, January 19th 

  • 9th – 11th Grade Course Selection Help Session: 2:15-3:15

Monday, January 25th

  • Sophomore Individual Meetings Begin

Tuesday, January 26th 

  • 9th – 11th Grade Course Selection Help Session: 2:15-3:15


Tuesday, February 2nd 

  • ASVAB: 8:15-12:00
  • 8th Grade Registration Night: 3:30-6:30

Thursday, February 4th 

  • 8th Grade Registration Night: 3:30-6:30

Wednesday, February 10th

  • Parent Teacher Conferences: 4:00-7:00

Tuesday, February 16th 

  • Honors Convocation


Wednesday, March 3rd 

  • Final Exams

Thursday, March 4th 

  • No School – Host State Basketball

Friday, March 5th 

  • Final Exams

Monday, March 8th – Friday, March 12th

  • Spring Break

Monday, March 15th 

  • Term 4 Begins


Tuesday, April 6th 

  • ACT for 11th Graders: No School for 9th, 10th, and 12th Graders

Tuesday, April 13th

  • Parent Teacher Conferences: 4:00-7:00


Wednesday, May 19th

  • Final Exams
  • Senior Breakfast
  • Senior Honors

Thursday, May 20th

  • Final Exams
  • Last Day of School
  • Chromebook Check-In

Sunday, May 23rd

  • Graduation: 3:00, Pinnacle Bank Arena