The List of Standard Holidays Recognized by FCPS
The list below contains the standard holidays recognized by FCPS. View the Employee Calendar for more details.
- New Year’s Day
- Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday
- Inauguration Day
- George Washington’s birthday
- Spring break (except 12-month employees)
- Memorial Day
- Independence Day
- Labor Day
- Thanksgiving Day
- Friday after Thanksgiving Day
- Christmas Eve
- Christmas Day
Generally, holidays are observed on the day designated as the federal holiday. If a holiday falls on a Saturday, it is usually observed on the Friday before the actual holiday. If a holiday falls on a Sunday, it is usually observed on the Monday after the actual holiday.
For More Information
Refer to Regulations 4421: Work Hours, Noninstructional Time, Length of Work Year, and School Calendar and 4817: Religious Accommodation for Employees.