Important Dates 2018-2019

Reminder that early departures for vacations are strongly discouraged and should be avoided except for in the most urgent of situations. Transportation to and from Bradley Airport and Union Station in Hartford on the days before and at the end of break is provided for those who sign up in advance. For information on transportation, please contact the Dean of Students Office at 860-408-4237.



Friday, August 31Preseason Athletes Arrive, Luncheon, Preseason Practices


Saturday, September 1Preseason Practices
Sunday, September 2Preseason Practices, 8th Grade and Returning Boarding and Day Student Registration
Monday, September 3Preseason Practices, 6th and 7th Grade Registration, New Boarding and Day Student Registration
Tuesday, September 4Classes Begin, Afternoon Co-curriculars, Opening Chapel and Banquet (Required for All)


Friday, October 26-
Saturday, October 27
Family Weekend
Sunday, October 28-
Tuesday, October 30
Long Weekend (Dorms Closed)
Tuesday, October 30Boarders Return After 1:00 p.m.
Wednesday, October 31Classes Resume


Friday, November 163:30 p.m.* Dismissal for Thanksgiving Break (Dorms Closed)
Monday, November 26Boarders Return After 1:00 p.m.
Tuesday, November 27Classes Resume


Wednesday, December 1912:00 p.m. Dismissal for December Break
Thursday, December 2012:00 p.m. Dorms Close

*Please note dismissal time



Wednesday, January 2Boarders Return After 1:00 p.m.
Thursday, January 3Classes Resume
Thursday, January 31Dismissal for Long Winter Weekend (Dorms Closed)


Monday, February 4Boarders Return After 1:00 p.m.
Tuesday, February 5Classes Resume


Friday, March 83:30 p.m.* Dismissal for Spring Break (Dorms Closed)
Monday, March 25Boarders Return After 1:00 p.m.
Tuesday, March 26Classes Resume

*Please note dismissal time


Thursday, April 18Dismissal for Long Spring Weekend
Friday, April 19-
Monday, April 22
No Classes, Long Spring Weekend (Dorms Closed)
Monday, April 22Boarders Return After 1:00 p.m.
Tuesday, April 23Classes Resume


Monday, May 27Memorial Day, No School


Tuesday, June 4-
Thursday, June 6
Friday, June 7Promotion Ceremony - Required for Middle School
Saturday, June 8Commencement Activities - Required for Upper School
Sunday, June 9Commencement - Required for All

All School Calendar

All School Calendar

Athletics Schedule

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Sun, Jul 29
Mon, Jul 30
Tue, Jul 31
Wed, Aug 1
Thu, Aug 2
Fri, Aug 3
Sat, Aug 4
Sun, Aug 5
Mon, Aug 6
Tue, Aug 7
Wed, Aug 8
Thu, Aug 9
Fri, Aug 10
Sat, Aug 11
Sun, Aug 12
Mon, Aug 13
Tue, Aug 14
Wed, Aug 15
Thu, Aug 16
Fri, Aug 17
Sat, Aug 18
Sun, Aug 19
Mon, Aug 20
Tue, Aug 21
Wed, Aug 22
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Fri, Aug 24
Sat, Aug 25
Sun, Aug 26
Mon, Aug 27
Tue, Aug 28
Wed, Aug 29
Thu, Aug 30
Fri, Aug 31
Sat, Sep 1
Soccer - Varsity vs. Canton High School (Home)
The Ethel Walker School JV/Varsity Soccer Fields
Soccer - Junior Varsity vs. Canton High School (Home)
The Ethel Walker School JV/Varsity Soccer Fields