The DeKalb County Board of Education shall adopt a calendar for each school year. The Superintendent is authorized to develop a calendar that will satisfy all legal requirements and the rules of the State Board of Education and the accrediting agencies. The school calendar shall include the following:
1. The date for teachers to report for duty and the date their services for the year will be completed; and
2. Days of attendance for students, holiday and vacation periods, and other days affecting students and personnel.
When a school day is canceled because of inclement weather or other emergency conditions, the Superintendent shall have authority to reschedule the day within the annual period of time scheduled for the teachers.
The school calendar shall be presented annually by the Superintendent to the Board for approval.