2018-2019 Calendar

While no calendar can be followed without adjustment, our goal is to provide a common and accurate list of major events that involve all at The Academy. This schedule does not include events that occur during school hours (feasts, festivals, etc.), as they will be communicated through Principals and teachers. Dates are subject to change; when they do, families will be notified. The major dates for the 2018-19 School Year are posted below.


Campus Start Times:

Central: 8:00a-3:30p

North: 8:00a-3:15p (Traditional)

             8:00a-3:30p (Blended & Dialectic)

South: 8:00a-3:15p (Traditional)

             8:00a-3:30p (Blended & Dialectic)

2016-2017 Calendar

Campus Start Times:

Central: 8:15a-3:30p

North: 8:00a-3:15p (Traditional)

             8:00a-3:30p (Blended)

South: 8:00a-3:15p (Norman- Traditional/D&R)

             8:00a-3:30p (The Rock- Blended)



AUGUST

12: Back to School Parent Conference (All Academy Parents); evening

13: Back to School New Parent Conference (All New Academy Parents); morning (grammar/dialectic) & afternoon (rhetoric)

15: Meet the Teacher/House Sorting- North Campus

16: Meet the Teacher/House Sorting- South Campus

17: Meet the Teacher/House Sorting- Central Campus

17: First Day of School- North Traditional, North Blended Bach, North Dialectic, South Traditional

18: First Day of School- North Blended Mozart, South Blended, South Dialectic, Central

SEPTEMBER

5: No School (Labor Day)

8: South Blended Grammar Picture Day!

22: No School- North Blended Mozart, South Blended (P/T Conferences)

23: No School- North Traditional, North Dialectic, South Traditional, South Dialectic, Central (P/T Conferences)

26: No School- North Blended Bach (P/T Conferences)


OCTOBER

6-7: No School (Fall Break)

21: Noon Dismissal (Teacher In-Service)


NOVEMBER

21-25: No School (Thanksgiving Break)


DECEMBER

16: Noon Dismissal

19-23; 26-30: No School (Christmas Break)


JANUARY

2: Back to School- North Traditional, North Blended Bach, North Dialectic, South Traditional

3: Back to School- North Blended Mozart, South Blended, South Dialectic, Central

16: No School (MLK Day)

27: Noon Dismissal (Teacher In-Service)


FEBRUARY

20: No School (Presidents' Day/Midwinter Break)

21: No School- North Blended Mozart, South Blended (Midwinter Break)


MARCH

13-17: No School (Spring Break)


APRIL

14: No School (Good Friday)


MAY

23: Last Day of School- North Blended Mozart, South Blended

24: Last Day of School- North Blended Bach

25: Last Day of School- Central

26: Last Day of School- North Traditional, North Dialectic, South Traditional, South Dialec

2018-2019 calendar

These are only the major dates for the next calendar year so that families may begin to plan vacations, etc. A full calendar of events will be posted in June. Dates, as always, are subject to change but families will be notified should any occur.


AUGUST

  • 1st: New Parent Orientation @ Midtown Campus (9-11am)
  • 2-3rd: Administrative In-Service @ North Campus
  • 6th: New Parent Orientation  @ Midtown Campus (6-8pm)
  • 6th: Sports Physicals for 3-12th graders @ Midtown
  • 6-9th: Teacher In-Service @ Midtown
  • 10th: All Parent Conference, 5:30pm, Midtown Campus
  • 11th: All Parent Meet the Teacher; North and South Campus 9:00am;    Midtown 2pm
  • 14th: House Sorting/Student Meet the Teacher, 5:30pm, South Campus
  • 15th: New Student Latin Workshop
  • 16th: House Sorting/Student Meet the Teacher, 5:30pm, North Campus
  • 20th: First Day of School -- Trad, Bach, and Midtown Campus
  • 21st: First Day of School -- Mozart


SEPTEMBER

  • 3rd: Labor Day -- NO SCHOOL
  • 7-8th: Night and Day Retreat
  • 27th: Parent Teacher Conferences for Mozart, Dialectic, Rhetoric (NO SCHOOL for Mozart, Dialectic, Rhetoric)
  • 28th: Parent Teacher Conferences for Trad, Dialectic, Rhetoric (NO SCHOOL for Trad, Dialectic, Rhetoric)
  • 28th: Food Truck Friday Family Night, 6:00pm, All Souls Episcopal Church


OCTOBER

  • 1st: Parent Teacher Conferences for Bach (NO SCHOOL for Bach)
  • 5th: Fall In-Service -- 1/2 Day for Students
  • 11-12th: Fall Break -- NO SCHOOL
  • 19th: End of First Quarter
  • 19th: Recitation Day for North and South Traditional


NOVEMBER

  • 3rd: Academy Auction, 7:00pm, Leadership Square
  • 9-10th: Rhetoric Drama Performances
  • 19-23rd: Thanksgiving Break -- NO SCHOOL


DECEMBER

  • 4th: North Lessons and Carols, 6:30pm, Midtown Campus
  • 6th: South Lessons and Carols, 6:30pm, Midtown Campus
  • 11th: North Christmas Feast, 12:00pm, North Campus
  • 12th: South Christmas Feast, 12:00pm, South Campus
  • 13th: Midtown Christmas Feast, 12:00pm, Midtown Campus
  • 14, 17, 19th: Upper School Finals
  • 18th: Mozart Last Day of School Before Christmas Break
  • 19th: Bach, Trad, Rhetoric Last Day of School -- 1/2 Day for Students
  • 19th: End of Second Quarter
  • 20th - Jan 4th: Christmas Break -- NO SCHOOL


JANUARY

  • 7th: Third Quarter Begins
  • 11th: Winter Rhetoric Dance
  • 17th: Parent Forum @ Midtown Campus
  • 21st: Martin Luther King Day -- NO SCHOOL
  • 23rd: Re-enrollment Opens


FEBRUARY

  • 1st: Winter In-Service -- 1/2 Day for Students
  • 8th: Re-enrollment Closes
  • 11th: Enrollment Opens to Public
  • 11-12th: Speech Meet @ South, North
  • 13th: Speech Meet Finals at South Campus
  • 14th: Speech Meet Finals at North Campus
  • 18-19th: Mid-Winter Break -- NO SCHOOL
  • 22nd: Rhetoric Academy Awards


MARCH

  • 1-2nd: North Dialectic Drama Performances
  • 8th: End of Third Quarter
  • 15th: Scholarship Application Deadline
  • 18-22nd: Spring Break -- NO SCHOOL
  • 30th: Dialectic Dance


APRIL

  • 5-6th:  South Dialectic Drama Performances
  • 6th: Admission Blitz
  • 6th: Spring Rhetoric Dance
  • 11-12th: Lyceum Project
  • 19th: Good Friday -- NO SCHOOL
  • 24th: North and South Resurrection Feasts
  • 25th: Rhetoric Resurrection Feast
  • 25th: North Oral Presentations and Dialectic Choir Concert
  • 26th: South Oral Presentations and Dialectic Choir Concert
  • 27th: Admissions Blitz


MAY

  • 1-3rd: North and South Recitations / Grandparents' Day
  • 3rd: Spring In-Service -- 1/2 Day for Students
  • 3-4th: Rhetoric Drama Performances
  • 10th: Enrollment Deadline
  • 10-11th: Senior Capstone
  • 13, 15, 17th: Senior Finals
  • 14th: Rhetoric Choir Concert
  • 15th: Griffin Games
  • 17th: Graduation @ Midtown Campus
  • 17, 20, 22nd: Upper School Finals
  • 21st: Last Day of School for Mozart
  • 22nd: Last Day of School for Trad, Bach, Rhetoric