Key Dates

2018-19 School Year

August 27 Preseason Athletics Begin (HS)
August 27 Opening Faculty Meetings Begin (All School)
September 3 Labor Day – school closed
September 4 Grades 11 & 12 Orientation
September 4 New MS Student Orientation
September 5 MS Opening – early dismissal (MS)
September 5 Grades 9 & 10 Orientation
September 6-7 Grade 9 Trip with Grade 12 Peer Leaders Trip
September 6 EC & LS Opening – early dismissal (EC & LS)
September 7 Grades 10 & 11 Day Trips
September 10 Rosh Hashanah - school closed
September 11 HS Opening
September 19 Yom Kippur - school closed
October 8 Columbus Day - school closed
October  9 Faculty Professional Day - school closed
November 6 EC/LS/MS Visiting Day – early dismissal (JK-12)
November 14 JK-12 Conference Day (no school)
November 20 Thanksgiving Break – begins at end of school day
November 21 - 25 Thanksgiving Vacation
November  26 School Reopens
December  21 Winter Break  (early dismissal)
January 7 School Reopens
January  21 Martin Luther King, Jr., Day - school closed
February 6 EC & LS Conference Day (no school EC & LS)
February 18-19 Presidents' Day Weekend - school closed
March 15 Spring Break – begins at end of school day
April 1 School Reopens
April 19 Good Friday - school closed
April 24 Grades 1-11 Conference Day - school closed for grades 1 - 12
May 15 EC Conference Day (no school for JK & K)
May 24 Commencement  (no school JK-11)
May 27 Memorial Day - school closed
June 11 EC, LS, HS Closing Exercises, MS Early Dismissal
June 12 MS Closing Exercises

2019-20 School Year

August 26 Preseason Athletics Begin (HS)
August 26 Opening Faculty Meetings Begin (All School)
September 2 Labor Day – school closed
September 3 Grades 11 & 12 Orientation
September 3 New MS Student Orientation
September 4 MS Opening – early dismissal (MS)
September 4 Grades 9 & 10 Orientation
September 5 EC & LS Opening – early dismissal (EC & LS)
September 5-6 Grade 9 Trip with Grade 12 Peer Leaders Trip
September 6 Grades 10 & 11 Day Trips
September 9 HS Opening
October  9 Yom Kippur - school closed
October 14 Columbus Day - school closed
October 15 Faculty Professional Day - school closed
November  5 EC/LS/MS Visiting Day – early dismissal (JK-12)
November 11 JK-12 Conference Day (no school)
November 26 Thanksgiving Break – begins at end of school day
November 27-29 Thanksgiving Vacation
December 2 School Reopens
December  20 Winter Break begins (early dismissal)
January  6 School Reopens
January 20 Martin Luther King, Jr., Day - school closed
February 5 EC & LS Conference Day (no school EC & LS)
February 17-18 Presidents' Day Weekend - school closed
March 13 Spring Break – begins at end of school day
March 30 School Reopens
April 10 Good Friday - school closed
April 22 Grades 1-11 Conference Day - school closed for grades 1 - 12
May 13 EC Conference Day (no school for JK & K)
May 22 Commencement  (no school JK-11)
May 25 Memorial Day - school closed
June 9 EC, LS, HS Closing Exercises, MS Early Dismissal
June 10 MS Closing Exercises
   

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Grace Church School is a co-educational independent school in downtown Manhattan, New York City providing instruction for over 700 students in Junior Kindergarten through Grade 12.