Academic Calendar

For a printable copy of the 2019-2020 calendar, click here: Calendar 2019-2020

BETHANY SCHOOL CALENDAR
2019-2020

AUGUST 18 SUNDAY New Family Picnic (1:00 P.M. – 3:00 P.M.)
19 MONDAY Teacher In- Service (No School)
20 TUESDAY Teacher In- Service (No School)
21 WEDNESDAY First Day of School (Gr 1-8)
Kindergarten Orientation
22 THURSDAY First Full Day of Kindergarten
26 MONDAY Character Monday
SEPTEMBER 2 MONDAY Labor Day (NO SCHOOL)
5 THURSDAY Back to School Night Gr. K-8
9 MONDAY Character Monday
13 FRIDAY Individual Pictures
Non-Uniform Day
16 MONDAY Class Pictures (uniform)
30 THURSDAY First Trimester Midterm
OCTOBER 3 THURSDAY High School Fair (7:00 P.M. – Grades 6-8)
6 SUNDAY Prospective Family Open House (2:00 – 4:00 pm)
7 MONDAY Character Monday
10 THURSDAY Early Dismissal @ 1:00
Parent Conferences 1:15-7:00
11 FRIDAY Parent Conferences 8:00-12:00 (NO SCHOOL)
14 MONDAY NO SCHOOL – Columbus Day
15 TUESDAY NO SCHOOL – Teacher In-Service
31 THURSDAY Non-Uniform Day
NOVEMBER 4 MONDAY Character Monday
13 WEDNESDAY 1st Trimester Ends
14 THURSDAY 2nd Trimester Begins
26 TUESDAY Non-Uniform Day
27-29 WED.-FRI. Thanksgiving Recess (NO SCHOOL)
DECEMBER 2 MONDAY School Resumes
Character Monday
20 FRIDAY Non Uniform Day
23- Jan 3 MON. – FRI. Christmas Break (NO SCHOOL)
JANUARY 6 MONDAY School Resumes
Character Monday
13 MONDAY 2nd Trimester Midterm
20 MONDAY Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (NO SCHOOL)
24 FRIDAY K-2 Recognition Assembly
26 SUNDAY Prospective Parent Open House (2:00 P.M.-4:00 P.M.)
31 FRIDAY Gr 3-8 Honors Assembly
FEBRUARY 3 MONDAY Character Monday
8 SATURDAY Admission Testing (Kindergarten)
13 THURSDAY NO SCHOOL – Teacher In-Service
14 FRIDAY NO SCHOOL
17 MONDAY NO SCHOOL – President’s Day
22 SATURDAY Admission Testing (Grades K – 8)
26 WEDNESDAY Ash Wednesday
27 THURSDAY 2nd Trimester Ends
28 FRIDAY 3rd Trimester Begins
MARCH 2 MONDAY Character Monday
12 THURSDAY Parent Conferences (1:15 P.M. – 7:00 P.M. – Gr. K-8) Early Dismissal 1:00 P.M.
13 FRIDAY No School – Parent Conferences (8:00 A.M. – 12:00 NOON – Gr. K-8)
14-22 SAT-SUN Spring Break (NO SCHOOL)
23 MONDAY School Resumes
APRIL 6 MONDAY Character Monday
10 FRIDAY Good Friday (NO SCHOOL)
12 SUNDAY Easter
13 MONDAY Easter Break (NO SCHOOL)
14 TUESDAY School Resumes
15 WEDNESDAY 3rd Trimester Midterm
20-24 MON-FRI IOWA Testing
MAY 4 MONDAY Character Monday
15 FRIDAY K-2 Recognition Assembly
25 MONDAY NO SCHOOL – Memorial Day
26 TUESDAY 8th Grade Honors’ Assembly
Silver Tea (Chapel/Dining Room – Gr. 4-8)
27 WEDNESDAY 8th Grade Graduation Dinner
28 THURSDAY Last Day of School for Grade 8
All School Chapel (8th Grade Receives Bibles
Gr 8 Graduation Rehearsal
7th vs 8th Kickball Game
29 FRIDAY 3rd Trimester Ends
Honors’ Assembly (8:00 A.M. – Gr. 3-7)
Last Day of School (Gr. K-7)
Graduation
JUNE 1-2 MON-TUES Teacher Work Days

FIRST TRIMESTER – August 21, 2019 – November 13, 2019 (59 days)
SECOND TRIMESTER – Novembr 14, 2019 – February 27, 2020 (60 days)
THIRD TRIMESTER – February 28, 2020 – May 29, 2020  (58 days)
SCHOOL YEAR – August 21, 2019- May 29, 2020 (177 days)


CONTINGENCY EMERGENCY DAYS’ PLAN

Monday, January 20, 2020 – Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Monday, February 17, 2020- Presidents’ Day
Friday, April 13, 2020 – In-Service Day


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