5440: School Holidays

Gooding Joint School District No. 231


PERSONNEL                                                     5440


School Holidays


The District designates the following days as school holidays:


  1. New Year’s Day;
  2. Memorial Day;
  3. Independence Day;
  4. Labor Day;
  5. Thanksgiving Day;
  6. Christmas


In those cases where an employee, as defined above, is required to work any of these holidays, another day shall be granted in lieu of such holiday unless the employee elects to be paid for the holiday in addition to the employee’s regular rate of pay for all time worked on the holiday.


If a holiday occurs during the period in which vacation is being taken by an employee, the holiday shall not be charged against the employee’s annual leave.



Legal Reference: I.C. § 33-512                                         Governance of schools

I.C. § 73-108                Holidays enumerated



Policy History:

Adopted on: April 9, 2013 Revised on:


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