Being a city of immigrants, New York City school holidays include Federal, State and more holidays.
Friday, July 3, 2020 (Day off)
PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania: July 4, 1776
Thu-Mon, July 30-Aug 3, 2020
The most important Muslim holiday is an official New York City school holiday. It marks Ibrahim’s (Abraham’s) test of faith and ends the annual Hajj pilgrimage. “Eid Mubarak” (Blessed Eid)
Fri-Mon, September 4-7, 2020
This long holiday weekend honors the U.S. labor movement, and is the unofficial end of summer
Monday, September 7, 2020
This U.S. holiday celebrates organized labor and is the popular end of summer
Friday-Sunday, September 18-20, 2020
“Shana Tovah” (Have a Good Year)
Sun-Mon, September 27-28, 2020
The holiest day in Judaism is a day of atonement and repentance. “G’mar Chatima Tovah” (May you be inscribed in the Book of Life)
Fri-Mon, October 9-12, 2020
NEW YORK CITY ~ Discover a world of Latin things to do over Columbus Day Weekend, New York City’s big Italian and Indigenous celebration
Monday, October 12, 2020
MIDTOWN, NYC ~ This U.S. holiday was founded to stop racist violence against Italian-Americans. The myths around Columbus Day helped us be accepted as just Americans. Benvenuto! Saluto! Grazie!
NEW YORK CITY ~ One of the world’s great places to celebrate Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa, New Year’s and Three Kings
Wednesday, November 11, 2020
This U.S. holiday on the anniversary of the end of World War I (1918), honors those who serve in the U.S. military
Thu-Sun, Nov 26-29, 2020
The big U.S. family holiday launches the winter holiday season
Thu, November 26, 2020
United States families often travel to be together on Thanksgiving Day
Friday, December 25, 2020
The world’s most popular Latin holiday
Thursday, December 31, 2020
TIMES SQUARE, NYC
10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1…
Happy New Year!
¡Feliz Año Nuevo!
Feliz Ano Novo!
Felice anno nuovo!
An Nou Fericit!
Fri-Mon, Jan 15-18, 2021
Latin things to do in New York City over January’s long weekend
BIRTHDAY Fri, January 15, 2021
HOLIDAY Mon, January 18, 2021
ATLANTA, Georgia ~ The African-American civil rights legend was born on January 15, 1929. Dr. King. every year we think of you, and every year you mean more to us.
Friday-Monday, February 12-15, 2021
Saturday, March 27 – Sunday, April 4, 2021
The Jewish spring festival is the most sacred time in Judaism. It commemorates our release from slavery in Egypt and the Exodus.
“Chag Pesach samech”
Friday-Monday, May 28-21, 2021
The popular start of summer in New York is the long weekend that honors those who died serving our country.
Thursday, June 3, 2021
Saturday, June 19, 2021
GALVESTON, Texas ~ June 19, 1865
NYC School Holidays 2019-2020
September 5, 2019 ~ Public school begins
- September 30 – October 1, 2019 ~ Rosh Hashanah
- October 9, 2019 ~ Yom Kippur
- October 14, 2019 ~ Columbus Day
- November 5, 2019 ~ Election Day
- November 11, 2019 ~ Veterans Day Observed
- November 28-29, 2019 ~ Thanksgiving Recess
- December 23, 2019 ~ January 1, 2020 ~Winter Recess
- January 20, 2020 ~ Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day
- February 17-21, 2020 ~ Midwinter Recess
- April 9-17, 2020 ~ Spring Recess
- May 25, 2020 ~ Memorial Day
June 26, 2020 ~ Last day of school