ACADEMIC CALENDAR
For Academic Year 2017 - 2018

Activity First Quarter Second Quarter Third Quarter Fourth Quarter
School Days 08 Aug - 17 Oct
(51 days)
18 Oct - 15 Dec
(42 days)
16 Jan - 16 Mar
(43 days)
19 Mar - 23 Mar
02 Apr -25 May
(43 days)
Registration 02 Aug 2017 (Wed) 11 Jan 2018 (Thu)
Start of Classes 08 Aug 2017 (Tue) 16 Jan 2018 (Tue)
Periodic Test 16 Oct (Mon)
17 Oct (Tue)
14 Dec (Thu)
15 Dec (Fri)
15 Mar (Thu)
16 Mar (Fri)
17 - 18 May (Gr 12)
24 - 25 May (K-11)
Grade Level
Deliberations
23 - 25 Oct
(Mon - Wed)
08 - 10 Jan
(Mon - Wed)
02 - 04 Apr
(Mon - Wed)
22 May (Gr 12)
04 - 06 Jun (K-11)
Encoding of
Grades
02 - 03, 06 Oct
(Thu - Fri, Mon)
18 - 19, 22 Jan
(Thu - Fri, Mon)
10 - 12 Apr
(Tue - Thu)
24-25 May (Gr 12)
11, 13-14 Jun (K-11)
Removal Exams 11 - 12 Jan
(Thu - Fri)
21 May (Gr 12)
13 - 14 Jun (K-11)
Issuance of Stubs/Cards 17 Nov (Fri)
2:30 - 5:30 pm
09 Feb (Fri)
2:30 - 5:30 pm
27 Apr (Fri)
2:30 - 5:30 pm
22 Jun (Fri)
8:30 - 11:30 am
Clearance Signing 08 Jun (Gr 12)
18 - 19 Jun (K-11)

Activity Day Date Time Venue
1st General Faculty & REPS Meeting,
2017-2018
Thu 27 Jul 2017 8:00 - 10:00 am 7-12 AV Room
Orientation for New Teachers Thu 27 Jul 2017 10:30 - 12:00 nn 7-12 Computer lab
Orientation/Workshop for Homeroom
Advisers
Thu 27 Jul 2017 1:00 pm 7-12 Computer lab
Kindergarten Orientation Fri 28 Jul 2017 9:00 am UPIS Gym
Grade 3 Orientation Wed 02 Aug 2017 1:00 pm UPIS Gym
Grade 7 Orientation Wed 02 Aug 2017 3:00 pm UPIS Gym
General PTA Assembly Sat 30 Sep 2017 8:00 am UPIS Gym
UPIS General Alumni Homecoming Sat 09 Dec 2017
UP Lantern Parade Fri 15 December 2017
UPIS Days Celebration Wed - Fri 14 - 16 Feb 2018
Lenten Break (for students only) Mon - Sun 26 Mar - 01 Apr 2018
Recognition Day Ceremonies
    Grades 7-10
    Grades 3-6
    Kinder - Grade 2
 
Fri
Fri
Fri
 
04 May 2018
04 May 2018
04 May 2018
 
7:30 - 9:00 am
10:30 - 12:00 nn
1:30 - 3:30 pm
 
UPIS Auditorium
UPIS Auditorium
UPIS Auditorium
Hakbang Ceremony Wed 20 Jun 2018 3:00 pm UPIS Auditorium
Baccalaureate and
Commencement Exercises
Fri 15 Jun 2018 1:30 pm UPIS Auditorium
University Graduation Sun 24 Jun 2018
 
Issuance of Kindergarten Admission
Test (KAT) Forms
Mon - Fri 22 Jan - 02 Feb 2018 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 7-12 Building
Filing of KAT Forms Thu - Fri
Tue - Thu
01 - 02 Feb 2018
06 - 08 Feb 2018
8:00 - 11:00 am /
1:00 - 4:00 pm
7-12 Building
Kindergarten Admissions Test (KAT) to be announced K-2 Building
Release of KAT Results to be announced UPIS Buidlings

HOLIDAYS DURING THE ACADEMIC YEAR

2017*2018**
Aug 19, Sat - Quezon City Day
Aug 21, Mon - Ninoy Aquino Day
Aug 28, Mon - National Heroes Day
Nov 01, Wed - All Saints' Day
Nov 30, Thu - Bonifacio Day
Jan 1, Mon - New Year's Day
Feb 16, Fri - Chinese Lunar New Year
Feb 25, Sun - EDSA Revolution Anniversary
Mar 29, Thu - Maundy Thursday
Mar 30, Fri - Good Friday
Apr 09, Mon - Araw ng Kagitingan
May 01, Tue - Labor Day
Jun 12, Tue - Independence Day
*per Official Gazette post, President Rodrigo Roa Duterte signed Proclamation No. 50 entitled Declaring the Regular Holidays, Special (Non-working Days) and Special Holidays (for All Schools) for the year 2017. The proclamation also has provisions for the national holidays in observance of Eid'l Fitr (June) and Eidul Adha (September), but the exact dates are still to be determined in accordance with the Islamic calendar.
**Holidays in 2018 are listed in their original dates pending the issuance of Presidential proclamation.