Academic Calendar

2017—2018

August
28- Faculty Orientation Week Begins
September
5- 6th, 7th and 8th grade orientation, 9am-3pm
6- 4th and 5th grade orientation, 9am-3pm
7- First day of school and opening ceremony
19- Curriculum night, 5:30pm-8pm
23- GJA Family picnic, 10am-2pm
October
6- First progress report due
9- Columbus Day, school closed
10- Faculty retreat, 12pm dismissal
11- Faculty retreat, school closed
31- Faculty development day, school closed
November
3- End of first marking period
3- TACHS exam for 8th garders
10- Veterans Day observed, school closed
17- Report Card Day, school closed
22-26- Thanksgiving recess, school closed
December
8- Second progress report due
15- Community service day
22- January 7th- Winter recess
January
15- Martin Luther King Day, school closed
8- School resumes
19- End of second marketing period
20- De La Salle entrance exam, 9:00am
24- Senior picture day, 9am
30th-February 2- Advisor report card meetings
February
1- Half day, 1pm dismissal
3- De La Salle entrance Exam, 9am
19-25- Mid-winter break, school closed
26- School resumes
March
2- Third progress report due
3- GJA entrance exam
9- Career Day at GJA
16- Faculty development day, school closed
23- GJA simulated school day, school closed
30-April 8- Spring Break, school closed
April
10-13- ERB testing week
17- GJA parent interview day, 12pm dismissal
19- Report card day, school closed
20- Community Service Day
May
4- Fourth progress report due
18- 8th grade retreat, 2pm dismissal
19- 8th grade retreat, 10am-5pm
21- School closed
28- Memorial Day, school closed
31-June 1- 7th and 8th grade final exams
June
4- Field day
5- Seminar Day
6- Last day of school, 1pm dismissal
7- Graduation, 6:30pm
7-8- End of year faculty meetings
11- New parent orientation meeting
July
9- Summer school begins for 6th, 7th and 8th grade