Primary Calendar

Primary Calendar 2014/2015


Aug 4 First day of classes
Aug 16 Montessori Journey for all new parents: 9 to noon
Aug 20 General policy meeting for ALL parents (new and returning) 4 – 5PM
Sept 1 Labor Day, school closed
Sept 10 Open house, 3:30 – 5:30 (Students present work to parents)
Sept 19 World Peace Day w/parade, country booths, ethnic food 10:30 – noon
Oct 9 Photo Day for all classes starting at 8 AM
Oct 10 – 13 Camp out in the woods
Oct 13 Columbus Day, school closed
Oct 31 Halloween Carnival 9 to 11 AM. Early release. School closed 1 PM
Nov 11 Veterans Day. School closed
Nov 18 Open house, 3:30 – 5:30 (students present work to parents)
Nov 26 Thanksgiving Feast at school 11 – 12:30. Early release. School closed 1 PM.
Nov 27/28 Thanksgiving Break. School closed.
Dec 1 – 19 Parent teacher conferences daily 3:45 – 5:15
Dec 3 Importance of Kindergarten Montessori meeting 4 – 5 PM
Dec 19 Holiday craft party/ visit from Santa/ Early release. School closed 1 PM
Winter Break Dec 22, 2014 – Jan 2, 2015. School closed.
Jan 5 School resumes in New Year
Jan 15 Open house, 3:30 – 5:30 (students present work to parents)
Jan 19 MLKJr Day. School closed.
Jan 26 – 30 Parents and children may visit elem science fair
Feb 1 African American History activities start
Feb 2 Field Day ( 9 to 10:30 AM) Parent volunteers needed!
Feb 4 Intro to Montessori Elementary, 4 – 5 PM
Feb 5 Chinese Acrobats perform at school 9AM (cost $5/ per person) – date to be confirmed
Feb 12 Valentine’s Day / Az Birthday celebrated
Feb 13 – 16 Presidents Day observed/ AMI Refresher Course/ School closed
Feb 25 African American Living History Presentations in mpr, 4 – 5 PM
Mar 1 Early Enrollment begins (thru April 1)
Mar 23 – Mar 27 Spring Break. School closed.
Apr 1 – May 1 Parent Observations daily at 8 AM and Conferences from 3:45 – 5:15PM
Apr 3 Easter Egg hunt at school during AM
Apr 22 Earth Day – pls bring a plant to plant outside
Apr 24 Camp out at school, dusk to dawn w/stargazing
Apr 27 Teacher Appreciation Week
May 6 Cinco de Mayo Dance Performance during morning for all classes
May 15 – 17 Camp out in the woods – RV’s/ tents
May 20 Kindergarten graduation 3:30 – 4:15 whole school attends
May 21 graduates attend breakfast in elem w/parents 8 – 9:15 AM
May 21 Ice Cream Social 3:30 – 4:30
May 22 Last Day of school
May 25 – 29 Teacher In Service Week. School closed.
June 1 – 26 Spanish Immersion/ Activity Camps available
June 29 – July 24 Elem theme camp w/STEM activities/ Spanish immersion/Montessori camps