Academic Calendar

BETHANY SCHOOL CALENDAR
2017-2018

 

AUGUST 20 SUNDAY New Family Picnic (1:00 P.M. – 3:00 P.M.)
21 MONDAY Teacher In- Service (No School)
22 TUESDAY Teacher In- Service (No School)
23 WEDNESDAY First Day of School (Gr 1-8)
Kindergarten Orientation
24 THURSDAY First Full Day for Kindergarten
28 MONDAY Character Monday
SEPTEMBER 4 MONDAY Labor Day (No School)
7 THURSDAY Meet the Teacher Gr. K-8
11 MONDAY Character Monday
15 FRIDAY Individual Pictures
Non Uniform Day
18 MONDAY Class Pictures (uniform)
22 FRIDAY First Quarter Midterm
OCTOBER 2 MONDAY Character Monday
5 THURSDAY High School Fair (7:00 P.M. – Grades 6-8)
7 SATURDAY Showcase and Open House
13 FRIDAY Teacher In Service (No School)
23 MONDAY First Quarter Ends (43 days)
24 TUESDAY Second Quarter Begins
31 TUESDAY Non Uniform Day
NOVEMBER 3 FRIDAY Honors’ Assembly (8:00 A.M. – Gr. 4-8)
6 MONDAY Character Monday
9 THURSDAY Parent Conferences (1:15 P.M. – 7:00 P.M. )
Early Dismissal at 1:00 P.M.
10 FRIDAY No School – Parent Conferences (8:00 A.M. – 12:00 NOON)
21 TUESDAY Non Uniform Day
22-24 WED.-FRI. Thanksgiving Recess (No School)
27 MONDAY Second Quarter Midterm
27 MONDAY School Resumes
DECEMBER 4 MONDAY Character Monday
19 TUESDAY Non Uniform Day
20- Jan 1 WED. – SUN. Christmas Break (No School)
JANUARY 2 TUESDAY School Resumes
8 MONDAY Character Monday
Second Quarter Ends (43 days)
9 TUESDAY Third Quarter Begins
12 FRIDAY Lower School Recognition Assembly
15 MONDAY Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (No School)
26 FRIDAY Honors’ Assembly (8:00 A.M. – Gr. 4-8)
28 SUNDAY Prospective Parent Open House (2:00 P.M.-4:00 P.M.)
FEBRUARY 5 MONDAY Character Monday
8 THURSDAY Third Quarter Midterm
10 SATURDAY Admission Testing (Kindergarten)
19 MONDAY Presidents’ Day (No School)
24 SATURDAY Admission Testing (Grades K – 8)
MARCH 5 MONDAY Character Monday
9 FRIDAY In-Service (NO SCHOOL)
12 MONDAY Third Quarter Ends (43 Days)
13 TUESDAY Fourth Quarter Begins
15 THURSDAY Parent Conferences (1:15 P.M. – 7:00 P.M. – Gr. K-8)
Early Dismissal 1:00 P.M.
 16  FRIDAY No School – Parent Conferences (8:00 A.M. – 12:00 NOON – Gr. K-8)
23 FRIDAY Honors Assembly(8:00 A.M. – Gr. 4-8)
30 FRIDAY Good Friday (No School)
 APRIL 1 SUNDAY Easter
2-8 SAT-SUN Spring Break (No School)
9 MONDAY School Resumes
Character Monday
16-20 MON-FRI IOWA Testing
19 THURSDAY Fourth Quarter Midterm
MAY 7 MONDAY Character Monday
11 FRIDAY Lower School Recognition Assembly
22 TUESDAY Silver Tea (Chapel/Dining Room – Gr. 4-8)
23 WEDNESDAY 8th Grade Graduation Dinner
24 THURSDAY Last Day of School for Grade 8
25 FRIDAY Fourth Quarter Ends (48 days )
Honors’ Assembly (8:00 A.M. – Gr. 4-7)
Last Day of School (Gr. K-7)
Graduation
29 TUESDAY Teacher Work Day
30 WEDNESDAY Teacher Work Day

 

FIRST QUARTER – August 23, 2017 – October 23, 2017 (43 days)
SECOND QUARTER – October 24, 2017 – January 8, 2018 (43 days)
THIRD QUARTER – January 9, 2018 – March 12, 2018 (43 days)
FOURTH QUARTER – March 13, 2018 – May 25, 2018 (48 days)
SCHOOL YEAR – August 23, 2017 – May 25, 2018 (177 days)


CONTINGENCY EMERGENCY DAYS’ PLAN

Monday, January 15, 2018 – Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Monday, February 19, 2018 – Presidents’ Day
Friday, March 9, 2018 – In-Service Day


CHAPEL TIMES
Grades K-4: Tuesday 8:00 A.M.
Grades 5-8: Thursday 8:00 A.M.

For a printable copy of the 2017-2018 calendar, click here: Calendar 2017-2018