Launch operates in conjunction with the Springfield Public Schools calendar. Review these important dates to learn our semester start and end dates, finals dates and more.

Regular Year Traditional Virtual Course Dates:

*Students may enter traditional courses after drop dates, with a transfer grade.

Semester (18 weeks)
2, 20-29 or 7, 70-79

3rd Quarter (9 weeks)
3, 30-39 or 9, 90-99

4th Quarter (9 weeks)
4, 40-49 or 110-119

Course Starts

January 4

January 4

March 21

Student Drop

February 1*
(or 20 days after the date of enrollment)

January 18*
(or 10 days after the date of enrollment)

April 1*
(or 10 days after the date of enrollment)

Course End


March 10th


Grades Due


March 11th


Grades will be finalized and available for districts no later than 5 business days after grades are due.

Credit Acquisition Course Dates: Credit Acquisition can be started at any time during the semester (up to two-weeks prior to the end of the course), and has no proctored final assessment.

Regular Year Credit Recovery Course Dates:Credit Recovery courses will run from August 23 to May 27 and students can enroll up to two-weeks prior to the end of the school year. Credit Recovery classes have no proctored final assessment.

Content courses and Credit Recovery Teacher of Record will close Friday, May 27.