2017-18 School Calendar

Gwynedd Friends School 2017-18 Calendar

September

 5 Teachers In-Service week begins

11 New Family Orientation 10:00am, Classroom Open House 11am, All-School Picnic 11:30am to 12:30pm

12 First day of regular school hours, Play Group phase-in schedule begins

18 First day of Afternoon Programming and regular Play Group hours

October

2 Back to School Night for parents @ 7pm

2-6 Book Fair presented by Doylestown Bookshop

11 PSC Ice Cream Social 12:15pm

16, 17 School Picture Days

18 Parenting Workshop Series* Session 1: Emotional Regulation in Young Children @ 7pm

November

2, 3 School Closed - Parent/Teacher Conferences

12-15 PAIS Accreditation Visit

20, 21 Children's Thanksgiving Meals

21 School closing at 12pm for all classes; No afternoon programming

22,23,24 School Closed - Thanksgiving Holiday

29 Parenting Workshop Series* Session 2: Emotional Regulation in Young Children @ 7pm

December

21 Holiday Programs/Parties/Early Dismissal for classes ending the week on Thursday; No afternoon programming

22 Holiday Programs/Parties/Early Dismissal for classes ending the week on a Friday; No afternoon programming; Winter Break Begins

25-29 School Closed - Winter Break

January

1-5 School Closed - Winter Break

8 School Resumes

10 Parenting Workshop Series* Session 3: Emotional Regulation in Young Children @ 7pm

15 MLK Day of Service for students & their families, School Closed

February

13 Valentine's Breakfast with Dads & Special Friends (T/Th Playgroup & T/Th Preschool classes) @ 9am

14 Valentine's Breakfast with Dads & Special Friends for all other classes @ 9am

15,16,19 School Closed - President's Day Holiday

March

20 School Closed - Early Childhood Conference @ Germantown Academy

26-30 School Closed - Spring Break

April

2 School Resumes

26, 27 School Closed - Parent/Teacher Conferences

May

9 Art Show "Opening Night” 6-7pm

10 Mother's Morning (T/Th Play Group, T/Th Threes, 5-day Threes, 4-day PreK, Kindergarten)

11 Mother's Morning (MWF Play Group, MWF Threes, 5-day Pre-K)

16 PSC Ice Cream Social 12:15pm

22 Final day of afternoon programming

24 T/Th Play Group, T/Th Preschool, 4-day PreK Closing Programs, with Early Dismissal

25 Closing Programs for all other classes, with Early Dismissal

Summer Camp Weeks: June 4, 11, 18, 25 July 9, 16, 23, 30

 *Our Parenting Workshop Series will be presented by Conshohocken Counseling Services.