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2019-20 Academic Year Calendar

An easy to print Academic Year Calendar is available here: CA Academic Year Calendar 2019-20.pdf

 

August Fri 30 New student registration - orientation programming begins for all new students
  Sat 31 Orientation for all new students

September

Sun

 1

Boarding Orientation (extended orientation for new boarding students)

  Mon  2 Labor Day
      Returning student registration
      Athletic preseason begins
  Tues 3 Convocation
      First day of classes
  Sun 29 Rosh Hashanah begins at sundown
  Mon 30 Rosh Hashanah; school in session
October  Tues   1 Rosh Hashanah; school in session
  Wed   9 Yom Kippur; no classes; houses open
  Thurs-Sat 10-12 Family Weekend  
  Mon-Tues 14-15 Fall Break; no classes; houses open
  Wed 16 Classes resume
  Sun 27 Diwali
November Mon 11 Veterans Day; school in session
  Fri 22 Thanksgiving vacation begins at 6 p.m. or after last commitment; houses open until Sat. 11/23 at 12 p.m.  
  Sat 23 Students depart by 12 p.m.; houses close and school is closed. 
December Sun  1 Houses open at 4:00 p.m. (Sunday), boarders return by 8:00 p.m.
  Mon  2  Classes resume
  Thurs 19 Boarding community dinner followed by senior holiday chapel; mandatory for all seniors and all boarders
  Fri

 20

Winter break begins; shuttle for boarders departs at 9:00 a.m.; houses close at 12 noon

January Mon 6 Houses open at 4:00 p.m. (Monday), boarders return by 8:00 p.m.
  Tues 7 Second semester begins
  Mon 20 MLK Day; school in session; special programming
  Sat 25 Lunar New Year
February Mon 17 Presidents' Day; no classes; houses open
March Fri 6 Spring break begins at noon; students depart between 12:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.; houses close and school is closed.
  Sun 22 Houses open at 4:00 p.m. (Sunday), boarders return by 8:00 p.m.
  Mon 23 Classes resume
  Fri 27 Senior Transition Seminar 
  Fri-Sat 27-28 Junior Leadership Retreat; 
April Wed  8 Passover begins at sundown; ends April 16
  Fri  10 Good Friday; school in session
  Sun  12 Easter
  Mon  20 Patriots' Day; no classes, houses open
May Sun 24 Eid al-Fitr
  Mon  25 Memorial Day; no classes; houses open
  Thurs  28 Baccalaureate
 

Fri

 29

 

Commencement 10:00 a.m. 

Students depart between 12:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.; houses close and school is closed.