Calendar


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)
HS, MS, ES

1st Quarter (9 weeks)
HS

2nd Quarter (9 weeks)
HS

Course Starts

August 22nd

August 22nd

October 24th

Student Drop

September 19th
(or 20 days after the date of enrollment)

September 2nd
(or 10 days after the date of enrollment)

November 8th
(or 10 days after the date of enrollment)

Course End

December 22nd
6:00 PM

October 20th
6:00 PM

December 22nd
6:00 PM

Grades Due

December 27th
12:00 PM

October 21st
12:00 PM

December 27th
12:00 PM

Grades Published to Launchpad

October 28th (Progress)
January 9th
(Final)

October 28th

January 9th

Credit Acquisition Courses: 
Credit Acquisition can be started at any time during the semester (up to 20 days prior to the end of the course), and has no proctored final assessment.

Regular Year Credit Recovery Courses:
Credit Recovery courses will run from August 23rd to May 16th* and students can enroll up to 20 days prior to the end of the school year. Credit Recovery classes have no proctored final assessment.

*Last day of the 22-23 School Year will be announced by Springfield Public Schools after March 15th, depending on weather-related closures. The last day of Spring, Quarter 4 and Credit Recovery courses could be as early as May 16th or as late as May 25th.