Major dates for the 2017-18 school year

UPDATED: 12.04.17
Note: all dates are subject to change.



Mon., Aug. 28, 2017 Preseason sports begin for Upper School teams (preseason practices continue on weekdays through the afternoon of Friday, Sept. 1)

Wed., Aug. 30, 2017 8-10:30 a.m. and 4-5 p.m.
MS and US Opening Advisor Meetings
(Parent/Guardian attendance expected)

Thurs., Aug. 31, 2017 8-10:30 a.m.
MS and US Opening Advisor Meetings
(Parent/Guardian attendance expected)

Mon., Sept. 4, 2017 Labor Day – School Closed

Tues., Sept. 5, 2017    FIRST DAY OF CLASSES + FALL NUVU BEGINS

Thurs., Sept. 21, 2017 Rosh Hashanah – School Closed

Thurs., Sept. 28, 2017 Middle School Open Studio Night, grades 6, 7, 8 Academic Showcases
(Parent/Guardian attendance expected)

Thurs., Oct. 5, 2017 Upper School Open Studio Night, grades 9, 10, 11, 12 Academic Showcases (6-7:15 p.m., 7-8:15 p.m.)
(Parent/Guardian attendance expected)

Mon., Oct. 9, 2017 Fall Weekend – School Closed

Wed., Oct. 11, 2017  MS & US Parent/Teacher Conferences – No classes (Parent/Guardian attendance expected), PSATs for students in 10th+11th grades

Fri., Oct. 13, 2017 MS Parent/Teacher Conferences – Full day of classes for MS students (Parent/Guardian attendance expected)

Tues., Oct. 17, 2017 MS & US Parent/Teacher Conferences – No classes (Parent/Guardian attendance expected)

Fri., Nov. 17, 2017 Thanksgiving Break begins after classes (MS 2:10, US 2:15 p.m.), US Term I ends, Fall NuVu ends

Mon., Nov. 27, 2017 Classes resume and US Term II  & Winter NuVu begins

Tues., Dec. 19, 2017 Winter Break begins after classes (MS 2:10, US 2:15 p.m.)

Thurs., Jan. 4, 2018 Classes & NuVu resume

Fri., Jan. 12, 2018 US Parent/Teacher Conferences for classes beginning Term II – No US classes
(Parent/Guardian attendance expected)

Mon., Jan. 15, 2018 Martin Luther King Day – School Closed

Fri., Jan. 19, 2018
US Parent/Teacher Conferences for classes beginning Term II – No US classes
(Parent/Guardian attendance expected)

Mon., Feb. 19, 2018 Presidents’ Day – School Closed

Tues., Feb. 20, 2018 Professional Development Day – No classes

Fri., Feb. 23, 2018 MS Parent/Teacher Conferences No MS classes

Thurs., Mar. 1, 2018 MS Parent/Teacher Conferences No MS classes

Thurs., Mar. 1, 2018 US Term II ends & Winter NuVu ends

Fri., Mar. 2, 2018 MS Parent/Teacher Conferences, US Faculty Work Day No classes

Mon., Mar. 5, 2018 US Term III & Spring NuVu begins

Fri., Mar. 9, 2018 Spring break begins after classes (MS 2:10 p.m., US 2:15 p.m.)

Mon., Mar. 26, 2018 Classes & NuVu resume

Fri., Mar. 30, 2018 Good Friday – School Closed

Mon., Apr. 16, 2018 Patriots’ Day – School Closed

Mon., May. 21, 2018 Grades 9-11 Parent/Student/Advisor Meetings, MS Professional Development, NuVu Professional Development No classes  Practice ACT for students in grade 10

Mon., May 28, 2018 Memorial Day – School Closed

Thurs., June 7, 2018 US Last Day of School
US Awards and Cum Laude Recognition, 11:15 a.m.

Fri., June 8, 2018 MS Last Day of School
8th Grade Promotion, 10 a.m.

Sun., June 10, 2018 Commencement, 2 p.m.