Welcome To QCA, Where Failure Is Not An Option! We Are Now Accredited by the Middle States Commissions on Elementary and Secondary Schools!

815 West 7th Street
Plainfield, NJ 07063
Phone: 908-753-4700
Fax: 908-753-4816

Hours of Operation
Monday through Friday
Before Care 7AM-8AM


To get a copy of the SY 2016-2017 school calendar, please click here 2016-2017 Academic Calendar - Revised on 09-21-2016

To get a copy of the monthly school calendar, please click here May 2017 Calendar

2016-2017 Calendar


22-24New Teachers Boot Camp
29-31All Staff Return/Staff Development


1Staff Development
2-5Labor Day Holiday - No School for Staff
6Staff Development
7First Day of School
10Back To School BBQ
19Board Meeting
21Back To School Night


17Board Meeting
24-27Benchmark #1
31Data Day - No School for Scholars


9Marking Period 1 Ends
10-11Veterans Day Holiday - No School
1712:15pm Dismissal Report Card Day
21Board Meeting
2312:15pm Dismissal
24-25Thanksgiving Recess
28School Reopens
30Awards Assembly


12-16Benchmark #2
19Board Meeting
23Data Day - No School for Scholars
26-30Winter Recess - No School


2Winter Recess
3School Reopens
16Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - No School
18QCACS Lottery
23Board Meeting
25Marking Period 2 Ends


212:15pm Dismissal Report Card Day
8Awards Assembly
13-16Benchmark #3
20Presidents' Day - No School
21Data Day - No School for Scholars
27Board Meeting


15QCACS Lottery
20Board Meeting


3Marking Period 3 Ends
612:15pm Dismissal Report Card Day
6-12Benchmark #4
12Awards Assembly
13Data Day - No School for Scholars
14-21Spring Recess - No School
24School Reopens


16Board Meeting
17QCACS Lottery
29Memorial Day - No School
31NJ ASK Science for Grade 4 and 8


16Marking Period 4 Ends
20Board Meeting
21Awards Assembly
22Last Day for Scholars 12:15pm Dismissal
22Last Day for Teachers 4:00pm Dismissal

If school has not been in session for 180 days by June 23, 2017, school will be extended until the 180th day.

If the four(4) emergency days, which have been built into the calendar are not used, the last day of school may be moved backward and/or the Memorial Day holiday weekend may be extended.

Page Last Revised on 09/21/2016

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