Calendar Committee

Purpose: The district calendar committee is comprised of employees, administrators, and parents. The committee meets biannually, with new membership, to develop the Pullman Public Schools Academic Calendar.


The committee and association present the calendar with the most district employee votes to the board for consideration.

2023-2024, 2024-2025 and 2025-2026 Academic Calendar - Committee Members: 

  • Joe Thornton, Facilitator - Executive Director of Operations
  • Bob Maxwell, Superintendent
  • Rex Thornton, PEA Representative
  • TBD, PEA Representative
  • TBD, PEA Representative
  • Jacqui Tate, Paraprofessional Representative
  • Kelly Laird, Elementary Associate Administrator
  • Samantha Schertenleib, Lincoln Middle School/Pullman High School Assistant Principal
  • Juston Pollestad, Pullman High School Principal
  • Deena Bayoumi, Elementary Parent Representative
  • Natalie Dobbins, Middle School Parent Representative
  • Beth Hatter, High School Parent Representative
  • Erica England, At Large Parent Representative

The district's Calendar Committee had its final meeting on March 24, 2022 and finalized the academic calendar drafts for the  2023-2024, 2024-2025, and 2025-2026 school years (please see below). The finalized drafts will be provided to PEA and PPA for a vote by members. After PEA and PPA votes are completed, the calendar drafts will go to the school board for discussion and action.