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Calendar of Observances/Special Recognition and Appreciation Days

September 2021

Library Card Sign-Up Month

National Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15th - Oct. 15th)

Sept. 12th – 18th National Arts in Education Week

October 2021

National Principals Month

National Bullying Prevention Month

National Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15th - Oct. 15th)

Oct. 2nd Custodian/Maintenance Appreciation Day

Oct. 3rd – 9th Fire Prevention Week

Oct. 6th Walk to School Day

Oct. 11th – 15th National School Lunch Week

Oct. 18th – 22nd National Character Counts Week

Oct. 18th – 22nd National School Bus Safety Week    

Oct. 23rd – 31st National Red Ribbon Week

November 2021

Career Development Month

American Indian & Alaska Native Heritage Month

National Child Safety and Protection Month

Nov. 8th – 12th National School Psychology Awareness Week

Nov. 15th – 19th American Education Week

Nov. 17th Education Support Professionals Day

Nov. 18th Career Development Coordinator Day

Nov. 18th National Parent Involvement Day

Nov. 19th Substitute Educators Day

January 2022

National School Board Appreciation Month

Jan. 6th Tech Staff Appreciation Day

Jan. 6th National Tech Day

February 2022

National Black History Month

Career and Technical Education Month

Feb. 7th – 11th National School Counseling Week

Feb. 7th – 11th Love the Bus Week/Bus Driver & Transportation Appreciation

Feb. 19th – 26th National FFA Week

March 2022

Music in Our Schools Month

Women's History Month

March 2nd National Read Across America Day

March 6th – 12th National School Social Worker Week

March 6th - 12th National Foreign Language Week

March 7th – 11th National School Breakfast Week

March 17th Absolutely Incredible Kid Day

April 2022

Autism Awareness Month

School Library Month

April 2nd World Autism Awareness Day

April 4th School Librarian Day

April 3rd – 9th National Library Week

April 4th – 8th National Assistant Principals’ Week

April 6th National Paraprofessional/TA Appreciation Day

April 17th – 23rd National School Volunteer Week

April 22nd Earth Day

April 25th – 29th Administrative Professionals Week

April 27th Administrative Professionals Day

May 2022

Asian and Pacific Island Heritage Month

Mental Health Awareness Month

May 1st National School Principals’ Day

May 2nd – 6th National School Nutrition Employee Week

May 2nd – 6th National Teacher Appreciation Week

May 3rd National Teacher Appreciation Day

May 6th National School Lunch Hero Day

May 11th National School Nurse Day

May 18th Speech Pathologist Day