SCHOOL HOURS: (Monday—Friday)

9:00 – 12:00 Noon (3 & 5 day classes)

9:00 – 12:00 Noon (2 – Day Class)

12:00 – 2:00 (Full Day)

2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR

In general, holidays and vacations are set up to correspond with those in the Lower Merion Schools

HOLIDAYS:

Election Days November 5 and April 28, school is closed both days
Thanksgiving November 27—December 2 for 2-day and 5-day classes and Dec. 3 for 3-Day Classes
Christmas At the close of school on the 19th for 3-Day Classes. At the close of school on the 20th for 2-Day & 5-Day Classes.

5-Day children return January 6, 2020 and 3-Day return Jan. 7

Martin Luther King, Jr. January 20
Presidents’ Day Weekend February 14 – 17
Easter Vacation April 6-13
School Ends May 21/22

SCHOOL EVENTS:

ALL-SCHOOL PICNIC: September 19th

ORIENTATION: September 3rd in Fellowship Hall, from 10:30-11:30 a.m.

CLASSES BEGIN: September 4th at 9:00 a.m.

SCHOOL PHOTOGRAPHS: September 26th and 27th  (advanced notice)

PARENTS’ NIGHT: Two- Day Class – Monday, Oct 7th at 7:30 p.m.; 3- Day & 5-Day Classes – Tuesday, Oct. 8th at 7:30 p.m. Parents Only.

BULB PLANTING: Monday, October 21 for 2-Day Class; Tuesday, October 22 for 3-Day and 5-Day Classes

PUMPKIN FARM: Wednesday, October 16th for 3-Day & 5-Day Classes.

PUMPKIN PATCH: Monday, Oct. 28th at 9:30 a.m. for 2-Day Class

HALLOWEEN PARADE: October 31st FOR 3-Day & 5-Day Classes at 9:30 a.m.

ELECTION DAY: Tuesday, November 5th. School is closed.

GINGERBREAD BAKE: Thursday, November 14th for 3-Day & 5-Day Classes and Friday, Nov. 15th for 2-Day Class in the Fellowship Hall Kitchen

THANKSGIVING PROGRAM: Tuesday, November 26th at 9:30 a.m. Parents are invited.

THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY: Wednesday, November 27th – return on Monday December 2nd & 3rd

CHRISTMAS CAROL SING: Thursday, December 19th at 11:30 a.m. for 3-Day Classes and Friday, December 20th at 11:30 a.m. for 5-Day Classes ONLY.

NATIVITY STORY: Friday, December 20th at 11:00 a.m. for 5-Day Classes

CHRISTMAS VACATION: At the close of school on the Dec.19th & 20th – return on Jan. 6th & 7th

M.L. KING BIRTHDAY: Monday, January 20th – school closed.

GRANDPARENT/SPECIAL FRIEND DAYS: 3-Day Class, Thursday, January 30th at 11:00 a.m.; 5-Day Class, Friday, January 31st at 11:00 a.m.

PRESIDENTS’ WEEKEND: Friday, Feb. 14th and Monday, Feb. 17th; School closed both days.

PLANETARIUM: Tuesday, March 24th for 5-Day Classes.

EASTER PROGRAM: Thursday, April 2nd at 11:00 a.m. for 3-Day & 5-Day Classes. Parents are invited.

EASTER VACATION: Week of April 6th (Easter is April 12th, closed Easter Monday, April 13th); return April 14th.

SAFARI LADY: Wednesday, April 15th for 3-Day & 5-Day Classes

FAMILY FUN DAY: Saturday, April 25th, 12:00-2:00 p.m.

ELECTION DAY: Tuesday, April 28th – SCHOOL CLOSED

TEACHER APPRECIATION LUNCHEON: Tuesday, May 19th

CLOSING DAY: Thursday May 21st for 3-Day Classes and Friday, May 22nd for 2-Day & 5-Day Classes

MINI-CAMP DATES:

  • MAY 26 – MAY 29
  • JUNE 1 – JUNE 5
  • JUNE 8 – JUNE 12