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Concord Academy

2018-19 Academic Year

August 31 New student registration
September 1 Orientation for all new students


Boarding orientation continues

Athletic preseason begins

  3 Labor Day
    Returning student registration
  4 Convocation
    First day of classes
  9 Rosh Hashanah begins at sundown
  10-11 Rosh Hashanah; school in session
  19 Yom Kippur; no classes; houses open
October  8 Columbus Day; school in session
  11-13 Family Weekend  
  14-16 Fall Break; no classes; houses open
  17 Classes resume
November 17 Thanksgiving vacation begins; houses close at noon
  25 Houses open at 4:00 p.m., boarders return by 8:00 p.m.
  26 Classes resume
December 14 First semester classes end
  17-20 First semester exams


Winter break begins; boarders depart at 9:00 a.m.

January 7 Houses open at 4:00 p.m., boarders return by 8:00 p.m.
  8 Second semester begins
  21 MLK Day; school in session; special programming
February 18 Presidents' Day; no classes; houses open
March 8 Spring break begins at noon; houses close at 2:30 p.m.
  24 Houses open at 4:00 p.m., boarders return by 8:00 p.m.
  25 Classes resume
  29 Senior Transition Seminar
  29-30 Junior Leadership Retreat
April 15 Patriots' Day; no classes, houses open
  19 Good Friday; school in session; Passover begins at sundown
  21 Easter
May 22 Second semester classes end 
  24 Second semester exams begin
  27 Memorial Day; no exams; houses open
  28-30 Second semester exams 
  30 Baccalaureate
  31 Commencement 10:00 a.m.