At its April 26 meeting, the Newton Board of Education approved an end-of-year calendar for the 2021-22 school year as follows:
- The removal of June 20, 21, and 22 from the student calendar to coincide with June 17, 2022, as the final student day for the 2021-22 school year.
- June 16 and 17, 2022 as early dismissal days.
- June 17, 2022 as the date for the Newton High School Class of 2022 graduation ceremony with possible rain date(s) to be determined.
- June 16, 2022 as the date for the Halsted Middle School Grade Eight promotion ceremony.