Calendar of Events

2018-2019 Calendar

AUGUST
*Aug 15-17 & Aug 20-22 Teacher Work Days (TWD) (no students) prep classrooms/Prof Dev/Staff Meetings
* Aug 20 (Monday night) Parent Orientation for Stepping Stones parents 6-7pm/Elementary & Middle School (ADL) parents from 7-8:30pm
*Aug 21 (Tuesday night) Parent Orientation for Primary parents 6-7pm
*Aug 22 (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 23 – 24 (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 27 (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 3 (Monday) Labor Day, School Closed
*Sept 7 (Friday) Welcome Picnic 5:30-7:00
*Sept 11 (Tuesday)-School Closed due to hurricane prep and evacuation
*Sept 24 (Monday)-Teacher Work Day, No School for Students
*Sept 25 (Tuesday)-School Reopens after clean-up from Hurricane Florence

OCTOBER
*Oct 4 (Thursday) Parent Education (Enlightenment) Night 6:30 – 7:30pm
*Oct 5 (Friday) Make-up day for Monday, Sept 24, Normal Day for Students
*Oct 8 (Monday) Columbus Day, School Closed
*Oct 10 & 11 (Wednesday & Thursday) Class Pictures
*Oct 19 (Friday) Community Colors Day/ Afterschool Ice Cream Social

NOVEMBER
*Nov 9 (Friday) Beginning of Mid-Semester Parent Teacher Conferences/Teacher Work Day, No School for Students
*Nov 12 (Monday) Observance of Veteran’s Day, School Closed
*Nov 20 (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 21 – 23 (Wednesday – Friday) Thanksgiving Holiday, School Closed

DECEMBER
*Dec 7 (Friday) Half Day for students with Early Dismissal at 11:45am/Afternoon reserved for remaining Mid-Semester Parent Teacher Conferences/Teacher Workday
*Dec 20 (Thursday) Holiday Celebration with Community Colors (canned food)/Half Day/Early Dismissal 11:45am
*Dec 21 – Jan 1 Winter Break, School Closed

JANUARY
*Jan 2 (Wednesday) Teacher Workday, No School for students (Full Day of school if needed for makeup day for inclement weather days)
*Jan 3 (Thursday) Classes resume for students
*Jan 18 (Friday) Parent/Child Night 5:30pm – 7:00pm
*Jan 21 (Monday) Martin Luther King Day, School Closed
*Jan 31 (Thursday) Parent Education (Enlightenment) Night 6:30 – 7:30pm

FEBRUARY
Feb 1 (Friday) Teacher Workday, No School for Students
*Feb 7 (Thursday) MCS Open House 5:30-7pm
*Feb 13 – 16 (Wednesday – Saturday) MMUN in NYC (Add on travel days could be Feb 12 and Feb 17)
*Feb 14 (Thursday) Community Colors Day (Valentine’s Day)
*Feb 18 (Monday) President’s Day, School Closed
*Feb 28 (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

MARCH
*March1 (Friday-Sunday) Prof Dev Days for Staff in SC for MEPI Conference-School Closed/Teacher Workday 3/1 for those not attending conference
*Mar 4 (Monday) School Closed
*March 15 (Friday) Community Colors Day, Wear GREEN to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day!
*Mar 22 (Friday) Parent Education (Enlightenment) Night 6:30 – 7:30pm
*Mar 29 (Friday) Half Day with Early Dismissal at 11:45am/Teacher Workday (1/2 day)

APRIL
*Apr 5 (Friday) MCS International Night 5:30pm – 7:00pm
*April 15 – 22 (Monday – Monday) Spring Break-School Closed
*April 23 (Tuesday) Teacher Workday, No School for students (If makeup day is needed, ½ day for students’ dismissal at 11:45am/ ½ day for TWD)
*April 24 (Wednesday) Classes resume for students
*April 29 – May 3 (Monday-Friday) MCS Earth Week

MAY
*May 3 (Friday) Earth Week Tie Dye T-shirt Day
*May 6 – May 9 (Monday-Thursday) IOWA testing for Elementary & Adolescent students
*May 16 (Thursday) Parent Education (Enlightenment) Night – 6:30-7:30pm
*May 17 (Friday) End of Year Parent Teacher Conferences, Teacher Work Day, No School for Students
*May 27 (Monday) Memorial Day, School Closed

JUNE
*June 3-7 (Monday-Friday) Spirit Week
*June 7 (Friday) Last Day of School/Bridge Ceremony 1:45pm on campus/End of Year Family Fun Picnic after school off campus
*June 10-11 (Monday-Tuesday) End of Year Parent Teacher Conferences
*June 10-14 (Monday-Friday) Teacher Workdays, Enjoy your Summer!