Important Dates 2017-2018

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.



Saturday, September 2Preseason Athletes Arrive
Tuesday, September 5Returning Student Registration
Wednesday, September 6New Student Registration
Thursday, September 7Classes Begin


Friday, October 20-
Saturday, October 21
Family Weekend
Sunday, October 22-
Tuesday, October 24
Long Weekend (Dorms Closed)
Tuesday, October 24Boarders Return After 1:00 p.m.
Wednesday, October 25Classes Resume


Friday, November 173:30 p.m.* Dismissal for Thanksgiving Break (Dorms Closed)
Monday, November 27Boarders Return After 1:00 p.m.
Tuesday, November 28Classes Resume


Thursday, December 213:30 p.m.* Dismissal for December Break (Dorms Closed)

*Please note dismissal time



Monday, January 8Boarders Return After 1:00 p.m.
Tuesday, January 9Classes Resume


Friday, February 2-
Monday, February 3
No Classes, Long Winter Weekend (Dorms Closed)
Monday, February 5Boarders Return After 1:00 p.m.
Tuesday, February 6Classes Resume


Friday, March 93:30 p.m.* Dismissal for Spring Break (Dorms Closed)
Monday, March 26Boarders Return After 1:00 p.m.
Tuesday, March 27Classes Resume

*Please note dismissal time


Thursday, April 193:30 p.m. Dismissal for Long Spring Weekend
Friday, April 20-
Monday, April 23
No Classes, Long Spring Weekend (Dorms Closed)
Monday, April 23Boarders Return After 1:00 p.m.
Tuesday, April 24Classes Resume


Monday, May 29Memorial Day, No School


Tuesday, June 5-
Thursday, June 7
Friday, June 8Promotion Ceremony - Required/MS
Saturday, June 9Music Recital, Baccalaureate, Prize Night - Required/US
Sunday, June 10Commencement - Required/ALL

All School Calendar

All School Calendar

Athletics Schedule

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Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Sun, Jan 28
Mon, Jan 29
Tue, Jan 30
Thu, Feb 1
Fri, Feb 2
Sat, Feb 3
Sun, Feb 4
Mon, Feb 5
Tue, Feb 6
Thu, Feb 8
Fri, Feb 9
Sat, Feb 10
Squash - Varsity vs. Suffield Academy (Away)
Williston Northampton School
Squash - Varsity vs. Williston Northampton School (Away)
Williston Northampton School
Sun, Feb 11
Mon, Feb 12
Basketball - Varsity vs. The Taft School (Home)
The Ethel Walker School
Tue, Feb 13
Thu, Feb 15
Fri, Feb 16
Skiing - Varsity - JV SKI - Slalom (Away)
Ski Sundown
Sat, Feb 17
Swimming - Varsity vs. Westover School (Home)
The Ethel Walker School
Sun, Feb 18
Mon, Feb 19
Tue, Feb 20
Thu, Feb 22
Sun, Feb 25
Mon, Feb 26
Tue, Feb 27
Wed, Feb 28
Thu, Mar 1
Fri, Mar 2
Sat, Mar 3
Swimming - Varsity - New England Championship (Away)
Cornerstone Aquatics Center
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