2020–21 Academic Calendar

August

6-12

Thursday-Wednesday

Teachers’ Orientation Work Week

10

Monday

New Parents & Students Receptions:

Lower School Grades K5-4 at 9:00 a.m.

Middle School at 11:00 a.m.

Upper School at 10:00 a.m.

11

Tuesday

Preschool Tea Parties

11

Tuesday

Parent Orientation Meetings, Grades K3-1

11

Tuesday

Welcome Back Visit for Students & Parents:
Lower School Grades K5-4, 1:00–2:30 p.m.

11

Tuesday

Welcome Back Visit for Students & Parents:
Middle School Grades 5-8, 2:30–3:30 p.m.

12

Wednesday

First Day of School for Upper School, 8:30 – 11:45 a.m.

13

Thursday

First Full Day of School Grades K3-12

18

Tuesday

20th Annual All Sports Night at 6:00 p.m.

24

Monday

JA, Inc. Corporate Meeting at 6:00 p.m.

25

Tuesday

Lower School Back to School Night:
Grades 1-2 at 5:30 p.m.
Grades 3-4 at 6:00 p.m.

31

Monday

Upper School Back to School Night: 6:00–7:00 p.m.

31

Monday

Middle School Back to School Night:
Grade 7 at 5:15 p.m.
Grade 8 at 6:15 p.m.

September

1

Tuesday

Middle School Back to School Night in PAC:
Grade 5 at 5:15 p.m.
Grade 6 at 6:15 p.m.

7

Monday

Labor Day Holiday

8

Tuesday

Professional Development Day, no school

12

Saturday

Uniform Exchange: Drop off days, Sept. 10-11

25

Friday

Homecoming

October

9

Friday

First Term Ends

12

Monday

Fall Holiday, no school

14

Wednesday

PSAT: Grades 8, 9, 10, and 11. Grades 8-11 will be dismissed after the test, no school for Grade 12

20

Tuesday

JA Carnival

26

Monday

Preschool, Lower & Middle School (Grades 5 & 6) Parent Conferences, no school Grades K3-6

November

19

Thursday

All School Early Dismissal at 11:45 p.m.

20-27

Friday-Friday

Thanksgiving Holidays, no school

December

15-17

Tuesday-Thursday

Middle & Upper School Exams, Grades 5-12

16-18

Wednesday-Friday

Preschool & Lower School Christmas Holidays dismissal at 12:15 p.m.

21-Jan. 1

Monday-Friday

Christmas Holidays, no school

January

4

Monday

Students Report Back to School

18

Monday

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, no school

February

1

Monday

Priority Re-enrollment Deadline

5

Friday

Early Dismissal: Grades 7-12 at 12:00 p.m.
JA Showchoir Invitational, February 5-6

15

Monday

Winter Holiday, no school

23

Tuesday

National Jr. Honor Society Induction at 8:30 a.m.
National Honor Society Induction at 9:45 a.m.

March

10

Wednesday

Third Term Ends

11

Thursday

Professional Development Day, no school

12-19

Friday-Friday

Spring Break, no school

30

Tuesday

Cum Laude Society Induction at 9:45 a.m.

April

2-5

Friday-Monday

Easter Holiday, no school

10

Saturday

Prom

16

Friday

Field Day, Grades 1-6 dismissed at 12:15 p.m.

27

Tuesday

Upper School Awards Day at 9:45 a.m.

30

Friday

April Holiday, no school

May

10

Monday

Middle School (Grades 7-8) Awards Day at 9:45 a.m.

21

Friday

Senior Graduation, CUMC at 7:00 p.m.

24-25

Monday-Tuesday

Preschool & Lower School Early Dismissal at 12:15 p.m.

24-26

Monday-Wednesday

Middle & Upper School Exams, Grades 5-12

27

Thursday

Last Day for Teachers

*Please refer to online calendar for After School dates and times.

05/15/2020