Calendar of Events

2017-2018 School Year 

Download Calendar of Events 2017-2018

Download Calendar of Events 2017-2018

AUGUST
*Aug 16-18 & Aug 21-22 Teacher Work Days (no students) prep classrooms/Prof Dev/Staff Meetings
* Aug 21 (Monday night) Parent Orientation for Stepping Stones parents 6-7pm/Elementary & Middle School (ADL) parents from 7-8:30pm
*Aug 22 (Tuesday night) Parent Orientation for Primary parents 6-7pm
*Aug 23 (Wednesday) Open House for Parents and Students 9am-12pm/Adolescent Parents w/ Students Meeting 9am-10am/Age level meetings for
staff in the afternoon
*Aug 24 – 25 (Thursday and Friday) First days of school – Adolescent/Elementary – half day for the entire class each day / Primary – half day for ½ of
the class each day / Stepping Stones classes will have 1/3 of class each day for ½ of day – dismissal at 11:45am/Age level meetings for staff in the
afternoon
*Aug 28 (Monday) First full day of school for Adolescent/Elementary and Primary students, before and after care starts/ Stepping Stones classes will
have another ½ day for a 1/3 of their class (Tuesday will be first full day for them)
SEPTEMBER
*Sept 4 (Monday) Labor Day, School Closed
*Sept 15 (Friday) Welcome Picnic 5:30-7:00
*Sept 29 (Friday) Parent Education (Enlightenment) Night 6:30 – 7:30pm
OCTOBER
*Oct 6 (Friday) Community Colors & MVC Pizza Lunch Day
*Oct 9 (Monday) Columbus Day, School Closed
*Oct 16 (Monday) Tours begin this week
*Oct 20 (Friday) MCS International Night 5:30pm – 7:00pm
*Oct 23 (Monday) Teacher Workday 8am-3pm, No School for students (If makeup day is needed, ½ day for students dismissal at 11:45am/ ½ day
for TWD)
*Oct 27 (Friday) MMUN Pizza Lunch Day
NOVEMBER
*Nov 3 (Friday) MMUN Pizza Lunch Day
*Nov 9 (Thursday) Beginning of Mid-Semester Parent Teacher Conferences/Teacher Work Day, No School for Students
*Nov 10 (Friday) Observance of Veteran’s Day, School Closed
*Nov 17 (Friday) MMUN Pizza Lunch Day
*Nov 18 (Saturday) Jacksonville Holiday Parade
*Nov 21 (Tuesday) Thanksgiving Feast with Community Colors (canned food)/Half Day/Early Dismissal 11:45am (Full Day of school if needed for
makeup day for inclement weather days)
*Nov 22 – 24 (Wednesday – Friday) Thanksgiving Holiday, School Closed
*Nov 30 (Thursday) Parent Education (Enlightenment) Night 6:30 – 7:30pm
DECEMBER
*Dec 1 (Friday) MVC Pizza Lunch Day
*Dec 8 (Friday) Half Day for students with Early Dismissal at 11:45am/Afternoon reserved for remaining Mid-Semester Parent Teacher
Conferences/Teacher Workday
*Dec 15 (Friday) MMUN Pizza Lunch Day
*Dec 20 (Wednesday) Holiday Celebration with Community Colors (canned food)/Half Day/Early Dismissal 11:45am
*Dec 21 – Jan 2 Winter Break, School Closed
JANUARY
*Jan 3 (Wednesday) Teacher Workday, No School for students (Full Day of school if needed for makeup day for inclement weather days)
*Jan 4 (Thursday) Classes resume for students
*Jan 5 (Friday) MMUN Pizza Lunch Day
*Jan 12 (Friday) Community Colors & MVC Pizza Lunch Day
*Jan 15 (Monday) Martin Luther King Day, School Closed
*Jan 19 (Friday) MMUN Pizza Lunch Day & Parent/Child Night 5:30pm – 7:00pm
*Jan 26 (Friday) MMUN Pizza Lunch Day
FEBRUARY
*Feb 1 (Thursday) MCS Wine & Cheese Open House 5:30-7pm
*Feb 2 (Friday) MMUN Pizza Lunch Day
*Feb 9 (Friday) MMUN Pizza Lunch Day
*Feb 14 (Wednesday) Community Colors Day (Valentine’s Day)
*Feb 16 (Friday) MVC Pizza Lunch Day
*Feb 22 (Thursday) Half day for Students/Early Dismissal 11:45am, Afternoon-Staff travels to MEPI Conference in SC /Teacher Workday for those
not attending conference until 3pm
*Feb 23-25 (Friday-Sunday) Prof Dev Days for Staff in SC for MEPI Conference-School Closed/Teacher Workday 2/23 for those not attending
conference
*Feb 23 (Friday) Teacher Workday, 8am-3pm
*Feb 26 (Monday) Observance of President’s Day, School Closed
MARCH
*Mar 2 (Friday) MMUN Pizza Lunch Day & Parent Education (Enlightenment) Night 6:30-7:30pm
*Mar 9 (Friday) MMUN Pizza Lunch Day
*Mar 12 (Monday) Mid-Semester Parent Teacher Conferences, Teacher Workday 8am-3pm, No School for students
*March 16 (Friday) Community Colors with a touch of GREEN & MVC Pizza Lunch Day
*Mar 23 (Friday) MMUN Pizza Lunch Day
*March 30 (Friday) Holiday, No School for Students & Staff, School Closed
APRIL
*April 2 – 6 (Monday – Friday) Spring Break-School Closed
*April 9 (Monday) Teacher Workday, No School for students (If makeup day is needed, ½ day for students dismissal at 11:45am/ ½ day for TWD)
*April 10 (Tuesday) Classes resume for students
*Apr 13 (Friday) MMUN Pizza Lunch Day
*Apr 20 (Friday) MMUN Pizza Lunch Day
*April 23-27 (Monday-Friday) MCS Earth Week
*April 27 (Friday) Earth Week Tie Dye T-shirt Day & MVC Pizza Lunch Day
*April 27 (Friday) 11th Annual MCS Fundraiser and Silent Auction 6pm – 10pm (Discovery Church)
*April 30 (Monday) IOWA testing begins for Elementary & Middle School students
MAY
*May 1 – May 3 (Tuesday-Thursday) IOWA testing for Elementary & Adolescent students
*May 4 (Friday) MMUN Pizza Lunch Day
*May 10 (Thursday) Parent Education (Enlightenment) Night – 6:30-7:30pm
*May 11 (Friday) Beginning of End of Year Parent Teacher Conferences, Teacher Work Day, No School for Students
*May 18 (Friday) Community Colors & MVC Pizza Lunch Day
*May 25 (Friday) MMUN Pizza Lunch Day
*May 28 (Monday) Memorial Day, School Closed
JUNE
*June 1 (Friday) MMUN Pizza Lunch Day
*June 4-8 (Monday-Friday) Spirit Week
*June 8 (Friday) Last Day of School/Bridge Ceremony 1:45pm on campus/End of Year Family Fun Picnic after school off campus
*June 11-12 (Monday-Tuesday) The last days of End of Year Parent Teacher Conferences
*June 11-15 (Monday-Friday) Teacher Workdays