Important Dates 2020-2021

Please note that due to developments related to the coronavirus (COVID-19), dates and events may be canceled, rescheduled or postponed. Please be sure to check the all-school calendar for the most up-to-date information. Thank you!

August 2020

August 26-28, 31Faculty Meetings

September 2020

September 3 – 8Student arrival and registration
September 3 – 8Parent receptions for incoming students
September 9First Day of Classes (half day / afternoon activities)
September 21Picture Day
September 25 – 26Board of Trustees Meetings
September 30Middle School Back-to-School Night (tentative)

October 2020

October 3SATs at Walker’s (tentative)
October 3Founder’s Day Event (tentative)
October 12Virtual Open House
October 14Virtual Memorial Chapel
October 30 – 31Virtual Family Weekend

November 2020

November 1 – 3Long Fall Weekend
November 4Classes resume at 8:15 a.m.
November 9Virtual Open House
November 9 – 13Visiting Writer Class visits and workshops
November 13Visiting Writer Community Reading (tentative)
November 19Thanksgiving Vespers (tentative)
November 20Half Day of classes – dorms close at 3:00 p.m.
November 21 – 29Thanksgiving Break
November 30Distance Learning Begins

December 2020

December 7Virtual Open House
December 14 – 18Midterm Assessments
December 19 –
January 17
Winter Break

January 2021

January 18 – February 12Distance Learning (All Students)
January 30 – 31Return to Campus (All Boarding Students) Updated 1/8/21

February 2021

February 15Resume In-Person Learning

March 2021

March 26 – 29Long Weekend

April 2021

April 23 – 26Long Spring Weekend

May 2021

May 28Middle School Promotion
May 29Baccalaureate, Prize Night
May 30Commencement

June 2021

June 1 – 4Final assessments