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Events

9/27/16

School Picture Day for Middle School


9/27/16

G Day


9/27/16

Creamy Tortellini, Caesar Salad

Contains: Wheat, Dairy


9/27/16

MSG Tennis practice


9/27/16

Cross Country practice


9/27/16

BJV Soccer & MSB Soccer A practice @ Polo


9/27/16

PJDS Parlour Meeting


9/28/16

A Day


9/28/16

School Pictures for 9-10 Grades


9/28/16

Pizza Day - RSVP Required by Tuesday 9/27/16 - Email: Lunch@jbha.org

RSVP required by Tuesday 9/27/16 to ensure we order enough food. Email: lunch@jbha.org Contains: Wheat, Dairy


9/28/16

PTO Meeting Open to All Parents

Welcome and Q&A with top school administrators. Come get to know us and volunteer with us. 

Location: School Library


9/28/16

BV Soccer & GV Soccer practice


9/28/16

MSB Soccer B & Middle School Girls Soccer practice @ Polo


9/28/16

Board Meeting


9/29/16

Global Character Day Assembly


9/29/16

B Day


9/29/16

Chicken & Pasta, Hamburgers (on buns)

Contains: Wheat


9/29/16

MSG Soccer & MSB A Soccer practice @ Harcum


9/29/16

PJDS Parlour Meeting


9/30/16

J.S. Yom Iyyun and Tashlich in afternoon


9/30/16

C Day


9/30/16

Breakfast for Lunch - Eggs, French Toast, Waffles, Hash Browns

Contains: Wheat, Dairy


10/03/16

School Closed (Rosh Hashana)


10/03/16

School Closed


10/04/16

School Closed (Rosh Hashana)


10/04/16

School Closed


10/05/16

Fast of Gedaliah - No Sports, HW, Assessments


10/05/16

D Day


10/05/16

Chef's Special - Details Coming!


10/06/16

E Day


10/06/16

Meatball Hoagies, Pasta with Meat Sauce

Contains: Wheat


10/06/16

MSG Soccer & MSB B Soccer practice @ Polo


10/06/16

Financial Aid Night


10/07/16

F Day


10/07/16

Grilled Cheese, Potato Latkes, French Fries

Contains: Wheat, Dairy


10/09/16

SAT Test


10/09/16

Friendship Circle Walk at Barrack


10/09/16

GV Soccer practice


10/09/16

GV Tennis practice


10/09/16

BV & BJV Soccer practice


10/10/16

Columbus Day


10/10/16

No Assessments for Seniors


10/10/16

G Day


10/10/16

Chicken Fingers, Pasta in Sauce, French Fries

Contains: Wheat


10/10/16

BJV Soccer & MSB Soccer B practice @ Polo


10/10/16

OPEN HOUSE


10/10/16

Cross Country practice


10/11/16

School Closed (Yom Kippur)


10/11/16

School Closed


10/12/16

School Closed (Yom Kippur)


10/12/16

School Closed


10/13/16

A Day


10/13/16

Chicken & Pasta, Pastrami, Mashed Potatoes

Contains: Wheat


10/14/16

11th & 12th Grade Friends in Faith (morning at St. Joe's, 2nd period through lunch)


10/14/16

B Day


10/14/16

Tilapia Sandwiches, Pasta with Marinara Sauce

Contains: Fish, Wheat


10/16/16

GV Soccer practice


10/17/16

School Closed (Sukkot)


10/17/16

School Closed


10/18/16

School Closed (Sukkot)


10/18/16

School Closed


10/19/16

Hol HaMoed Sukkot Curricular & Experiential Field Trips (with Special MS Shaharit)


10/19/16

C Day


10/19/16

Kosher Chinese - RSVP Required by Friday 10/14/16 - Email - lunch@jbha.org

RSVP Required by Friday 10/14/16 to ensure we order enough food. Email: lunch@jbha.org Contains: Wheat, Soy, Sesame Seeds Proposed Menu: Sesame Chicken; ... read more


10/19/16

GV Tennis practice


10/19/16

Cross Country practice


10/19/16

BV & BJV Soccer practice


10/19/16

MSG Soccer & MSB A Soccer practice @ Harcum


10/20/16

Hol HaMoed Sukkot Chesed Day & Service Learning


10/20/16

D Day


10/20/16

Chicken & Pasta, Hot dogs (on buns)

Contains: Wheat


10/21/16

E Day


10/21/16

Guess Who's Coming to Shabbas? Shabbat Across Barrack

Let’s celebrate Sukkot together. Barrack families across all geographic locations dine together, on the same night, to bring in Shabbat. Sign up to ... read more


10/21/16

Penne with Cream Sauce, Baked Ziti

Contains: Wheat, Dairy


10/21/16

Hol HaMoed Sukkot 7th Grade Parent/Student Get-Together in Sukkah


10/23/16

Hoshanah Rabba


10/23/16

ACT Test


10/24/16

School Closed (Shmini Atzeret)


10/24/16

School Closed


10/25/16

School Closed (Simchat Torah)


10/25/16

School Closed


10/26/16

F Day


10/26/16

Pizza Day - RSVP Required by Friday 10/21/16 - Email: Lunch@jbha.org

RSVP required by Friday 10/21/16 to ensure we order enough food. Email: lunch@jbha.org Contains: Wheat, Dairy


10/26/16

Cross Country practice


10/26/16

GV Soccer & BV Soccer practice


10/26/16

Joint JBHA/PJDS PTO Social & Speaker: Dr. Ken Ginsburg

Grab a bite and a drink. Then learn from renowned expert Dr. Ken Ginsburg who will share his insights on how to Build Resilient Kids. Books available for ... read more


10/27/16

G Day


10/27/16

Chicken & Pasta, Hamburgers (on buns)

Contains: Wheat


10/28/16

BRC Set loading day


10/28/16

A Day


10/28/16

Breakfast for Lunch - Eggs, French Toast, Waffles, Hash Browns


10/30/16

Ultimate Frisbee @ Cardinal Ohara


10/30/16

BV & BJV Soccer practice


10/31/16

6th Grade Teva trip


10/31/16

B Day


10/31/16

Chicken Fingers, Pasta in Sauce, French Fries

Contains: Wheat


10/31/16

Cross Country practice


11/01/16

Rosh Hodesh Heshvan


11/01/16

C Day


11/01/16

11th Grade School Photos


11/01/16

Fish Sticks, Mac n Cheese

Contains: Fish, Wheat, Dairy


11/02/16

PSAT for 10th & 11th Grades


11/02/16

D Day


11/02/16

Chef's Special - Details Coming!


11/02/16

Ultimate Frisbee @ Masterman Edgeley Fields


11/02/16

8th Grade Israel Trip Parent Meeting


11/03/16

E Day


11/03/16

Meatball Hoagies, Pasta with Meat Sauce

Contains: Wheat


11/03/16

Ultimate Frisbee @ Cardinal Ohara


11/04/16

No School for 6th Grade


11/04/16

F Day


11/04/16

Grilled Cheese, Potato Latkes, French Fries

Contains: Wheat, Dairy


11/04/16

12th Grade: Gap year presentation


11/06/16

BRC Dress Rehearsal


11/06/16

Interim Progress Reports due before midnight


11/06/16

SAT Test


11/07/16

No Assessments for Seniors


11/07/16

C Day - Letter change


11/07/16

Chicken Fingers, Pasta in Sauce, French Fries

Contains: Wheat


11/07/16

Ultimate Frisbee Home vs St Joes Prep


11/07/16

Board Meeting


11/08/16

Election Day & In Service Day; No Classes


11/08/16

School Closed


11/09/16

A Day


11/09/16

Pizza Day - RSVP Required by Monday 11/7/16 - Email: Lunch@jbha.org

RSVP required by Friday 11/7/16 to ensure we order enough food. Email: lunch@jbha.org Contains: Wheat, Dairy


11/10/16

B Day


11/10/16

Chicken & Pasta

Contains: Wheat


11/11/16

Veterans Day


11/11/16

8th Grade Shabbaton


11/11/16

Afternoon Chesed Program 8th Graders


11/11/16

G Day - Letter change


11/11/16

Tilapia Sandwiches, Pasta

Contains: Fish, Wheat


11/11/16

OPEN HOUSE


11/12/16

American College 5K Walk on campus


11/12/16

All Parent PTO Social

Mark the date, look for details via email, and come out to socialize with Barrack parents. 

Location: TBD


11/13/16

BRC Performance


11/14/16

D Day


11/14/16

Chicken Fingers, Pasta in Sauce, French Fries

Contains: Wheat


11/14/16

BRC Performance


11/15/16

E Day


11/15/16

Dr. Katherine Dalhsgaard from CHOP speaks to US and MS


11/15/16

Creamy Tortellini, Caesar Salad

Contains: Wheat, Dairy


11/15/16

BRC Performance


11/16/16

F Day


11/16/16

Kosher Chinese - RSVP Required by Tuesday 11/15/16 - Email - lunch@jbha.org

RSVP Required by Tuesday 11/15/16 to ensure we order enough food. Email: lunch@jbha.org Contains: Wheat, Soy, Sesame Seeds Proposed Menu: Sesame Chicken; ... read more


11/17/16

Auditions for Upper School Drama


11/17/16

G Day


11/17/16

Early Dismissal


11/17/16

Parent Teacher Conferences - 11:53 Dismissal


11/18/16

A Day


11/18/16

Penne with Cream Sauce, Baked Ziti

Contains: Wheat, Dairy


11/20/16

Middle School One-Act Play Festival


11/21/16

B Day


11/21/16

Chicken Fingers, Pasta in Sauce, French Fries

Contains: Wheat


11/21/16

16-17 Coed Swimming Practice @ Opake


11/21/16

Middle School One-Act Play Festival


11/22/16

C Day


11/22/16

Fish Sticks, Mac n Cheese

Contains: Fish, Wheat, Dairy


11/22/16

AISH Gala


11/23/16

Early Dismissal


11/23/16

D Day


11/23/16

Early Dismissal


11/24/16

School Closed (Thanksgiving)


11/24/16

School Closed


11/25/16

School Closed (Thanksgiving)


11/28/16

Middle School Musical Auditions


11/28/16

E Day


11/28/16

Chicken Fingers, Pasta in Sauce, French Fries

Contains: Wheat


11/29/16

F Day


11/29/16

Lasagna, Garlic Bread

Contains: Wheat, Dairy


11/29/16

16-17 Coed Swimming Practice @ Opake


11/30/16

School closed


11/30/16

Parent Teacher Conferences - NO CLASSES


12/01/16

MS & US Winter Athletic Assemblies - Split Lunch


12/01/16

Rosh Hodesh Kislev


12/01/16

Muss Returns


12/01/16

G Day


12/01/16

Meatball Hoagies, Pasta with Meat Sauce

Contains: Wheat


12/01/16

16-17 Coed Swimming Practice @ Opake


12/01/16

PTO Meeting for All Parents

Please join us to discuss the PTO calendar and your visions. Graciously hosted by Michele and Rob Levin. This is a wonderful opportunity to meet Michele, ... read more


12/02/16

B Day


12/02/16

Grilled Cheese, Potato Latkes, French Fries

Contains: Wheat, Dairy


12/04/16

SAT Test


12/04/16

Shalshelet Festival Workshops in Auditorium + Dining Commons


12/05/16

No Assessments for Seniors


12/05/16

Middle School Mania for 5th Grade Visitors


12/05/16

C Day


12/05/16

Chicken Fingers, Pasta in Sauce, French Fries

Contains: Wheat


12/06/16

D Day


12/06/16

Fish Sticks, Mac n Cheese

Contains: Fish, Wheat, Dairy


12/07/16

E Day


12/07/16

Senior Midterms


12/07/16

Chef's Special - Details Coming!


12/07/16

8th Grade Retention Night


12/08/16

End of Tri 1


12/08/16

Muss Re-entry Day


12/08/16

College Night for Juniors and Parents


12/08/16

F Day


12/08/16

Chicken, Pasta

Contains: Wheat


12/09/16

Records Day


12/09/16

No School - DID YOU REGISTER FOR TRI 2 LUNCH?

TRI 2 BEGINS 12/12/16 - ENROLL TODAY! - Email: lunch@jbha.org


12/11/16

ACT Test


12/11/16

ISEE Test


12/12/16

Tri 2 Begins


12/12/16

No Assessments for Seniors


12/12/16

G Day


12/13/16

A Day


12/13/16

Senior Portraits


12/14/16

Report Cards due by midnight


12/14/16

B Day


12/14/16

School Pictures for 11th Grade


12/14/16

16-17 Coed Swimming Practice @ Opake


12/14/16

PTO Parent Social & Speaker Joel Feldman of EndDD

 Share food and drink with friends and then settle in for a “not-to-be-missed” message. Joel Feldman has given over 400 speeches on ... read more


12/15/16

C Day


12/16/16

10th Grade Shabbaton


12/16/16

Afternoon Chesed Program 10th Graders


12/16/16

D Day


12/17/16

PTO Sponsored 8th Grade Student Social - Evening Time at Get Air

 Post Bar-Mitzvah age kids still like a Saturday night out. Signed waiver will be required. Details via email.

Location: Get Air


12/18/16

Barrack Dance-a-thon!


12/19/16

E Day


12/20/16

F Day


12/20/16

Staff Holiday Party After School


12/20/16

Board Meeting


12/21/16

G Day


12/21/16

16-17 Coed Swimming Practice @ Opake


12/22/16

Report Cards posted


12/22/16

A Day


12/23/16

School Closed (Winter Break)


12/24/16

Chanukah - 1st Candle


12/25/16

Christmas


12/25/16

Chanukah - 2nd Candle


12/26/16

Chanukah - 3rd Candle


12/27/16

Chanukah - 4th Candle


12/28/16

Chanukah - 5th Candle


12/29/16

Chanukah - 6th Candle


12/30/16

Rosh Hodesh Tevet


12/30/16

Chanukah - 7th Candle


12/31/16

Chanukah - 8th Candle


1/02/17

School Closed


1/03/17

B Day


1/04/17

C Day


1/04/17

16-17 Coed Swimming Practice @ Opake


1/05/17

D Day


1/06/17

6th Grade Shabbaton


1/06/17

Afternoon Chesed Program 6th Graders


1/06/17

E Day


1/08/17

10th of Tevet Fast


1/09/17

F Day


1/10/17

G Day


1/10/17

OPEN HOUSE


1/10/17

PTO Dad's Night Out

 Cocktails & Hors d’oeuvres. Take the opportunity to meet the other Barrack dads.

Location: The home of Skip & Michie ... read more


1/11/17

A Day


1/12/17

B Day


1/13/17

C Day


1/15/17

Friendship Circle Art Show


1/16/17

School Closed (MLK Day)


1/17/17

D Day


1/18/17

E Day


1/18/17

PTO Mom's Night Out

Schmooze and create! BYOB. We will be painting at all three locations.

Locations: Pinot’s Palette & Painting with a Twist – 3 ... read more


1/19/17

F Day


1/20/17

Presidential Inauguration


1/20/17

Upper School Drama Set Load In


1/20/17

11th Grade Shabbaton


1/20/17

Applications for New Students Due


1/20/17

Afternoon Chesed Program 11th Graders


1/20/17

G Day


1/23/17

In Service Day


1/23/17

SA Ski Trip


1/24/17

Jewish Professionals Open House


1/24/17

A Day


1/25/17

B Day


1/25/17

16-17 Coed Swimming Practice @ Opake


1/25/17

Board Meeting


1/26/17

C Day


1/26/17

Senior Parent Meeting


1/27/17

D Day


1/28/17

Rosh Hodesh Shevat


1/29/17

Upper School Drama Dress Rehearsal


1/29/17

SAT Test


1/30/17

No Assessments for Juniors


1/30/17

E Day


1/30/17

16-17 Coed Swimming Practice @ Opake


1/31/17

Interim Progress Reports due before midnight


1/31/17

F Day


2/01/17

G Day


2/02/17

Senior Parent Lunch Meeting


2/02/17

A Day


2/02/17

16-17 Coed Swimming Practice @ Opake


2/03/17

B Day


2/04/17

PTO Sponsored 9th & 10th Grade Student Social - Evening Time at Get Air

No prom this spring? No worries. We’ve got these students covered. Signed waiver required. Details via email.

Location: Get Air


2/05/17

Super Bowl


2/05/17

Upper School Drama Performance


2/06/17

C Day


2/06/17

Upper School Drama Performance


2/07/17

D Day


2/07/17

Upper School Drama Performance


2/08/17

E Day


2/08/17

Upper School Drama SNOW Performance (if needed)


2/09/17

F Day


2/10/17

G Day


2/11/17

Tu B’Shevat


2/11/17

PTO Sponsored Parents' Movie Night at Barrack - Evening Time TBD

 Popcorn, drinks and a good movie!

Location: Barrack Auditorium


2/12/17

ACT Test


2/12/17

ISEE Test


2/12/17

Upper School Musical Auditions


2/13/17

No Assessments for Juniors


2/13/17

A Day


2/14/17

B Day


2/15/17

Upper School Musical Auditions


2/15/17

Notification sent to New Applicants


2/15/17

C Day


2/16/17

SA Nominations Due


2/16/17

D Day


2/17/17

School Closed (Presidents' Day)


2/17/17

Middle School Musical Set Load In


2/20/17

School Closed (Presidents' Day)


2/21/17

SA Candidates Meeting


2/21/17

E Day


2/22/17

Blood Drive


2/22/17

F Day


2/22/17

Board Retreat


2/23/17

Blood Drive (Snow Day)


2/23/17

G Day


2/24/17

9th Grade Shabbaton


2/24/17

Afternoon Chesed Program 9th Graders


2/24/17

A Day


2/26/17

Middle School Musical Dress Rehearsal


2/26/17

Rosh Hodesh Adar


2/26/17

PTO School-wide Potluck Dairy Brunch

Enjoy each other’s company for a casual Sunday afternoon. Sign up to host or to be a guest. 

Location: Varies based on hosts


2/27/17

B Day


2/28/17

C Day


3/01/17

Enrollment Contracts Due


3/01/17

D Day


3/02/17

E Day


3/02/17

SA Candidates Speeches (E5)


3/03/17

F Day


3/03/17

SA Elections


3/05/17

SAT Test


3/05/17

10th Grade Panim Trip to DC


3/06/17

No Assessments for Juniors


3/06/17

G Day


3/06/17

Middle School Musical Performance


3/07/17

A Day


3/07/17

Middle School Musical Performance


3/08/17

B Day


3/08/17

Middle School Musical SNOW Performance(if needed)


3/09/17

C Day


3/10/17

D Day


3/13/17

E Day


3/13/17

No Homework Due or Assessments


3/13/17

Board Meeting


3/14/17

F Day


3/15/17

8th Grade Departs for Israel


3/15/17

G Day


3/16/17

Last Day of Tri 2


3/16/17

A Day


3/16/17

8th Grade Israel Trip


3/16/17

Moot Beit Din Competition


3/17/17

Records Day


3/20/17

B Day


3/20/17

Tri 3 Begins


3/20/17

First Day of Tri 3


3/21/17

Senior Review Day


3/21/17

C Day


3/21/17

Senior Review Day


3/22/17

Senior Exam Day


3/22/17

D Day


3/22/17

OPEN HOUSE


3/22/17

15th Annual Gala


3/23/17

SPEAK UP School Assemblies


3/23/17

E Day


3/23/17

Senior Exam Day


3/23/17

SPEAK UP PTO Parent Social & Speaker

This event is open to all parents and upper school students. No alcohol will be served. This is one in a series of confidential, intimate sessions where ... read more


3/24/17

F Day


3/26/17

Report Cards Due at Midnight


3/26/17

Cabaret


3/27/17

SPEAK UP Community Event (day & evening) - Snow Date


3/27/17

G Day


3/27/17

8th Grade Returns from Israel


3/27/17

No 8th Grade Classes


3/28/17

Report Cards posted


3/28/17

Rosh Hodesh Nisan


3/28/17

Friends in Faith at Pope John Paul II H.S. for 11th & 12th Grades


3/28/17

A Day


3/29/17

B Day


3/30/17

C Day


3/31/17

Afternoon Chesed Program 12th Graders


3/31/17

D Day


3/31/17

12th Grade Shabbaton


4/02/17

PTO Sponsored Family Bingo

Students, parents and grandparents are welcome. Have fun and win great prizes! Dinner will be served. 

Location: Dining Commons


4/03/17

E Day


4/03/17

MS Passover Iyyun (E2, E3, E4)


4/03/17

US Passover Iyyun (E2, E3)


4/04/17

F Day


4/05/17

Drama Trip to NYC


4/05/17

G Day


4/06/17

A Day


4/07/17

B Day


4/09/17

ACT Test


4/10/17

School Closed (Pesach)


4/14/17

Good Friday


4/16/17

Easter


4/20/17

School Resumes


4/20/17

C Day


4/21/17

D Day


4/23/17

ISEE Test


4/24/17

Yom HaShoah


4/24/17

G Day - Letter change


4/25/17

F Day


4/26/17

Rosh Hodesh Iyyar


4/26/17

Interim Progress Reports due before midnight


4/26/17

E Day - Letter Change


4/27/17

A Day


4/28/17

B Day


5/01/17

Yom HaZikaron


5/01/17

AP Chemistry/AP Environmental Science Exams


5/01/17

G Day - Letter change


5/01/17

PTO Presents Teacher & Staff Appreciation Week

We will be offering a host of surprises all week to shower our teachers with the gratitude they richly deserve.  


5/01/17

PTO Meeting for All Parents

Wrap up of the PTO school year: what worked and what didn’t in our efforts to build the parent community at Barrack. Light lunch will be served. ... read more


5/02/17

Yom Ha'atzma'ut


5/02/17

D Day


5/03/17

AP English Literature Exams


5/03/17

E Day


5/04/17

AP Government Exam


5/04/17

F Day


5/05/17

C Day - Letter change


5/05/17

Guess Who's Coming to Shabbas? Shabbat Across Barrack

Complete this amazing year of Barrack PTO events with delicious challah and close friends. Barrack families across all geographic locations dine together, ... read more


5/07/17

Upper School Musical Dress Rehersal


5/07/17

SAT Test


5/07/17

Tech Rehearsal (US Musical) at St. Joe's


5/08/17

AP Biology Exam


5/08/17

A Day


5/08/17

7th Grade Trip to Williamsburg


5/09/17

AP Calculus Exam


5/09/17

B Day


5/09/17

7th Grade Trip to Williamsburg


5/10/17

C Day


5/10/17

7th Grade Trip to Williamsburg


5/11/17

AP Statistics Exam


5/11/17

D Day


5/11/17

7th Grade Trip to Williamsburg


5/12/17

E Day


5/12/17

Special Person & Grandparents Day


5/12/17

AP Latin Exam


5/14/17

Lag B'Omer


5/14/17

US Musical Matinee Show (TBA)


5/14/17

Upper School Musical Performance at SJU


5/15/17

F Day


5/15/17

US Musical


5/15/17

Upper School Musical Performance at SJU


5/16/17

G Day


5/16/17

Upper School Musical Performance at SJU


5/17/17

A Day


5/17/17

Upper School Musical Performance at SJU


5/18/17

US Awards Night


5/18/17

B Day


5/19/17

C Day


5/21/17

Senior Class Trip


5/22/17

D Day


5/23/17

E Day


5/23/17

Board Meeting


5/24/17

Yom Yerushalayim


5/24/17

Yom Yerushalayim Cookout


5/24/17

G Day - Letter change


5/25/17

Prom


5/25/17

F Day - Letter Change


5/25/17

Noon Dismissal for Juniors


5/26/17

Rosh Hodesh Sivan


5/26/17

A Day


5/29/17

School Closed (Memorial Day)


5/30/17

Erev Shavuot


5/30/17

2:15 Dismissal


5/30/17

B Day


5/31/17

School Closed (Shavuot)


6/02/17

Middle School Field Day (afternoon) & Alex's Lemonade Drive


6/02/17

C Day


6/04/17

SAT Test


6/05/17

Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet


6/05/17

No Assessments for Juniors


6/05/17

D Day


6/06/17

E Day


6/07/17

F Day


6/08/17

G Day


6/08/17

Graduation (TBA)


6/09/17

MS Trip to Dorney Park & US Review Day


6/09/17

A Day


6/11/17

ACT Test at JBHA in 3rd Floor Rooms


6/13/17

US Final Exams


6/14/17

US Final Exams


6/14/17

Annual Board Meeting


6/15/17

Records Day


6/16/17

In Service


6/19/17

In Service


6/20/17

Report Cards due by midnight


6/20/17

In Service


6/24/17

Rosh Hodesh Tammuz


6/27/17

Report Cards posted


8/09/17

Board Retreat