ACADEMIC CALENDAR
For Academic Year 2016 - 2017*

Activity First Quarter Second Quarter Third Quarter Fourth Quarter
School Days 02 Aug - 05 Oct
(45 days)
06 Oct - 16 Dec
(49 days)
17 Jan - 17 Mar
(44 days)
20 Mar - 26 May
(44 days)
Registration 27 Jul 2016 (Wed) 12 Jan 2017 (Thu)
Start of Classes 02 Aug 2016 (Tue) 17 Jan 2017 (Tue)
Periodic Test 04 Oct (Tue)
05 Oct (Wed)
08 Dec (Thu)
09 Dec (Fri)
16 Mar (Thu)
17 Mar (Fri)
25 May (Thu)
26 May (Fri)
Grade Level
Deliberations
13 - 14, 17 Oct
(Thu – Fri, Mon)
09 - 11 Jan
(Mon - Wed)
27 - 29 Mar
(Mon - Wed)
05 - 07 Jun
(Mon - Wed)
Encoding of
Grades
20 - 21, 24 Oct
(Thu - Fri, Mon)
12 - 13, 16 Jan
(Thu - Fri, Mon)
03 - 05 Apr
(Mon - Wed)
13 - 15 Jun
(Tue - Thu)
Removal Exams 12 - 13 Jan
(Thu - Fri)
13 - 14 Jun
(Tue - Wed)
Issuance of Stubs/Cards 11 Nov (Fri)
2:30 - 5:30 pm
03 Feb (Fri)
2:30 - 5:30 pm
21 Apr (Fri)
2:30 - 5:30 pm
23 Jun (Fri)
8:30 - 11:30 am
Clearance Signing 19 - 20 Jun
(Mon - Tues)

Activity Day Date Time Venue
1st General Faculty & REPS Meeting,
2016-2017
Thu 21 Jul 2016 8:00 - 10:00 am 7 - 12 AV Room
Orientation for New Teachers Thu 21 Jul 2016 10:30 - 12:00 nn 7 - 12 Computer lab
Orientation/Workshop for Homeroom
Advisers
Thu 21 Jul 2016 1:00 pm 7 - 12 Computer lab
Kindergarten Orientation Fri 22 Jul 2016 9:00 am Room 110
Grade 3 Orientation Wed 27 Jul 2016 1:00 pm Room 110 / Bulwagan
Grade 7 Orientation Wed 27 Jul 2016 3:00 pm Room 110
General PTA Assembly Sat 13 Aug 2016 8:00 am UPIS Auditorium
UPIS General Alumni Homecoming Sat 10 Dec 2016
UPIS Days Celebration Wed - Fri 14 - 16 Dec 2016
UP Lantern Parade tba December 2016

Recognition Day Ceremonies

    Grades 7-10
    Grades 3-6
    Kinder - Grade 2

 

Fri
Fri
Fri

 

05 May 2017
05 May 2017
05 May 2017

 

7:30 - 9:00 am
10:30 - 12:00 nn
1:30 - 3:30 pm

 

UPIS Auditorium
UPIS Auditorium
UPIS Auditorium
Hakbang Ceremony Wed 21 Jun 2017 3:00 pm UPIS Auditorium
University Graduation Sun 25 Jun 2017
 
Issuance of Kindergarten Admission
Test (KAT) Forms
Mon - Fri 23 Jan - 03 Feb 2017 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 7 - 12 Building
Filing of KAT Forms Tue - Fri 07 - 14 Feb 2017 8:00 - 11:00 am
1:00 - 4:00 pm
7 - 12 Building
Release of KAT Results Tue 02 May 2017 4:00 pm UPIS Buildings
* as approved during the UPIS Faculty and REPS meeting last 22 March 2016

HOLIDAYS DURING THE ACADEMIC YEAR

2016**2017***
Aug 21, Sun - Ninoy Aquino Day (Special non-working day)
Aug 29, Mon - National Heroes Day (Regular holiday)
Oct 31, Mon - Additional special non-working day
Nov 1, Tue - All Saints Day (Special non-working day)
Nov 30, Wed - Bonifacio Day (Regular holiday)
Dec 24, Sat - Additional special non-working day
Dec 25, Sun - Christmas Day (Regular holiday)
Dec 30, Fri - Rizal Day (Regular holiday)
Dec 31, Sat - Additional special non-working day
Jan 1, Sun - New Year's Day (Regular Holiday)
Jan 28, Sat - Chinese Lunar New Year (Special non-working day)
Feb 25, Sat - People Power Anniversary (Special non-working day)
Apr 9, Sun - Araw ng Kagitingan (Regular holiday)
Apr 13, Thu - Maundy Thursday (Regular holiday)
Apr 14, Fri - Good Friday (Regular holiday)
Apr 15, Sat - Black Saturday (Special non-working day)
May 1, Mon - Labor Day (Regular holiday)
**based on Proclamation No. 1105, s. 2015, signed by President Benigno S. Aquino III on August 20, 2015. The proclamation also has provisions for the national holidays in observance of Eid'l Fitr (July) and Eidul Adha (September), but the exact dates are still to be determined in accordance with the Islamic calendar.
***Holidays in 2017 are listed in their original dates pending the issuance of Presidential proclamation.