GDOE releases Christmas break, revised make-up schedule

Guam Department of Education (PNC file photo)

The Guam Department of Education (GDOE) would like to remind students, parents and teachers of the upcoming Christmas break.

Christmas break for all GDOE schools will take place from Monday, December 23, 2019 to Friday, January 3, 2020. There will be no classes over the holiday break.

Revised Make-up Day Schedule

The GDOE make-up day schedule has also been revised. Make-up days for Agueda Johnston Middle School and Ordot Chalan Pago Elementary School will take place on January 6 and February 3. All schools will have a make-up day on January 7. Schools that do not have a make-up day on January 6 or February 3 will not have classes on these days due to professional development.

Please see the revised make-up day schedule for all schools below:

·  Agueda Johnston Middle School

·  Ordot Chalan Pago Elementary School

·  January 6, 2020
·  All schools ·  January 7, 2020
·  Agueda Johnston Middle School

·  Ordot Chalan Pago Elementary School

·  February 3, 2020

Busing will also be provided to accommodate all make-up day schedules. For additional school-specific information, please contact your child’s school directly.

Holiday Safety Reminders

GDOE wishes all students and families to have a safe holiday break, and encourages families to review these helpful safety tips as the break approaches:

“We encourage our students, educators and families to stay safe over the holidays and to enjoy this time with their families and loved ones,” GDOE Superintendent Jon Fernandez said. “We look forward to seeing our students and faculty back at our schools in the new year!”