2019-2020 Preschool Calendar

Vancouver Start Smart Preschool operates on the same schedule as the public school system. We are closed for all statutory and public school holidays, as well as professional development days.

September 3 First Day for Tuesday/Thursday 3 year old classes– gradual entry in effect
September 4 First Day for Monday/Wednesday/Friday 4 year old classes–gradual entry in effect
September 9 First Full Day for  Monday/Wednesday/Friday 4 year old classes
September 10 First Full Day for Tuesday/Thursday 3 year old classes
September 23 No Preschool: Teacher Professional Development Day
October 14 Thanksgiving Day – No  Preschool
October 25 No Preschool: Teacher Professional Development Day
November 8 No Preschool: Teacher Professional Development Day
November 11 Remembrance Day — No Preschool
December 18,19 Last Day of classes before Winter Vacation
December 20 Winter vacation period starts:  Christmas Break — No Preschool
January 6 Schools reopen after Winter vacation
January 20 No Preschool: Teacher Professional Development Day
February 14 No Preschool: Teacher Professional Development Day
February 17 BC Family Day – No  Preschool
March 14–29 Spring vacation– No  Preschool
March 30 Schools reopen after Spring vacation
April 10-13 Easter—No Preschool
May 15 No Preschool: Teacher Professional Development Day
May 18 Victoria Day – No  Preschool
June 18 Last Day for Tuesday/Thursday 3 year old classes
June 19 Last Day for Monday/Wednesday/Friday 4 year old classes