PCS NEWS
Early Release Day

Pasco County Schools has implemented a monthly, two-hour-early release time to allow for staff to engage in professional development aligned with student needs and district and school priorities. ​

Why?

  • For students - increase in effective instruction and decrease in learning disruption on substitute days.
  • For staff - increased opportunity to learn and grow built in to the work schedule​.
  • For stakeholders - predictable schedule, fewer substitutes, higher quality, and more engaged staff. ​

Calendar

Early release days will take place on the second Wednesday of each month with the exception of August, January, and May.

  • October 9, 2019
  • November 13, 2019
  • December 11, 2019
  • January 15, 2020
  • February 12, 2020
  • March 11, 2020
  • April 8, 2020

Helpful resources

  1. Early Release FAQs for Families
  2. After School Enrichment Programs Early Release Information

Helpful Links