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2024-2025 IVA High School Calendar


We know many families like to think ahead and get important dates on their calendars. Whether you are new or returning to IVA High, you’ll find the information below valuable to getting the 2024-25 school year off to a great start. This information also lives on our Calendar webpage, along with our Bell Schedule. Here are all the important dates you’ll need to make next school year the best yet. 

IVA High Hours of Operation

Monday-Thursday:  8:35 am – 3:40 pm 

Friday: 8:35 am - 2:20 pm

All Fridays are minimum days unless otherwise noted.

Important Dates for IVA High 2024-25 School Year


Aug. 26 Orientation (New Students Only)

Aug. 27 First Day of School 


Sept. 2 Labor Day (No School)

Sept. 12 Back-to-School Night

Sept. 27 First Quarter Faculty Academy (No School)


Oct. 2 First Grading Period Ends

Oct. 4 First Progress Reports Due

Oct. 7-11 Student Led Conferences


Nov. 11 Veteran’s Day (No School)

Nov. 12 Faculty Professional Development

Nov. 18 2nd Grading Period Ends

Nov. 21 Exhibition of Learning

Nov. 22 2nd Progress Reports Due

Nov. 25-29 Thanksgiving Recess


Dec. 23 - Jan. 3 Winter Recess (No School)


Jan. 13 3rd Grading Period Ends

Jan. 20 Martin Luther King Jr. Day (No School)

Jan. 21-24 Finals

Jan. 24 End of 1st Semester

Jan. 27 Second Quarter Faculty Academy (No School)

Jan. 28 First Day of 2nd Semester


Feb. 3 1st Semester Report Cards Distributed

Feb. 10 Lincoln’s Birthday (No School)

Feb. 17 Washington’s Birthday (No School)


Mar. 10 Rest & Rejuvenate Day

Mar. 11 3rd Quarter Faculty Academy (No School)

Mar. 17 1st Grading Period Ends

Mar. 21 First Progress Reports Due


April 10 Exhibition of Learning (tentative)

April 14-18 Spring Recess (No School)

April 25th Admissions Day


May 1 Exhibition of Learning (tentative)

May 5 2nd Grading Period Ends

May 9 2nd Progress Reports Due

May 26 Memorial Day (No School)


June 2 3rd Grading Period Ends

June 9-11 2nd Semester Finals

June 12 End of 2nd Semester

June 13 Graduation (Non-School Day)

June 23 2nd Semester Report Cards Distributed 


Looking for more answers? Contact IVA High to ask a question, take a tour or enroll at our tuition-free high school. Now is a great time to enroll for the 2024-25 school year. 


About IVA High

IVA High is a fully accredited, tuition-free public high school in Long Beach, California with a mission to empower students to think well: creatively, critically, and with a capacity for self-growth. Our learner-centered approach puts students in charge of their education, while dual enrollment and paid internships transform learning into action. Students come for college prep, STEAM and limitless options for their future; they stay for smaller, safer learning in a vibrant, caring community. IVA High - Curious Minds, Empowered Community - Join Us.