School Year at a Glance 2020-2021

Important Dates

(Due to the pandemic, all dates are subject to change.)

September
7     Labor Day 
8     First day of School
10   College Night for Seniors and Parents
16   BRC auditions
16   Middle School Back to School Night 
18   Erev of Rosh Hoshana No School
21   Fast of Gedalya/ Safe2Say Assembly
23   Board Meeting
24   Upper School Back to School Night
25   SA Carnival and Club Fair (virtual)
28   Yom Kippur No School
October
2     Erev Sukkot No School
9     Hoshana Raba/Erev Shimini Atzeret No School
November
1     Daylight Savings Time
3    Election Day No School, Inservice for Teachers (tentative)
5    6th grade B’nai Mitzvah parent meeting 7:00 pm (virtual)
6    6th grade B’nai Mitzvah parent meeting 8:15 am (virtual)
8-12  BRC Dress Rehearsals
11  Veterans’ Day
12  Parent Teacher Conferences 1:00-4:00 pm, 5:00-8:30 pm
15,16,17   BRC Performances
17  Board Meeting
18  Parent Teacher Conferences 9:00-12:00, 1:00-4:00, 5-8:30 pm 
19  Student directed play auditions
23  MS Musical auditions
25  Faculty Inservice No School
26-27  Thanksgiving Break No School
30  One Act Play Festival (virtual)
December
2-3  Senior Midterms
4     Records Day No Classes
9     Muss Re-entry Day, 11th grade school photos
9     Introduction to College Night 7:00 pm
10   First night of Chanukah
14   Sixth Grade B’nai Mitzvah program (most of the day)
15   Faculty Holiday Party 3:45 pm (TBD)
18   Chanukah 8th candle
22   Board Meeting
23   Winter Break (through January 3)
January
4    School Resumes
12-13  Senior Class Photos
14  Hesed Day (TBD)
15  Student directed set load in
18  Martin Luther King Jr. Day No School
25  Teacher Inservice
24-28  Student directed dress rehearsals
27  Board Meeting
30  Student directed play 
February
1-2 Student directed play 
3-4 Student directed strike set/MS Musical Set Load In
4    Speak Up Event
8    Speak Up Snow Date
7 & 10  US Musical auditions
12-15  Presidents Day Weekend No School
16  Faculty Inservice No School
17-19  DECA states competition (TBD)
17-24  MS Musical Dress Rehearsal
23   Red Cross Blood Drive (TBD)
23   Board Meeting
25   Fast of Esther
26   Purim
28   MS Musical performances 
March
1-2  MS Musical performances 
2-3  MS Musical strike set 
8     Cabaret
8     Daylight Savings Time
15   Records Day No School
19   Senior Review Day
22-23  Senior exams
24   Board Meeting
25   Pesach Break (through April 5)
April
6     School Resumes
8     Yom HaShoah
14   Yom Hazikaron
15   Yom Haatzma’ut
22   Science Conference (TBD)
30   Lag B’Omer
May
10   Yom Yerushalayim
12-21  US Musical Dress Rehearsals
17-18  Shavuot No School
19   Board Meeting
23   US Musical Performance 
24-26  US Musical Performance 
31   Memorial Day No School
June
1     Upper School Awards Night
3     Prom (TBD)
6     NYC Celebrate Israel Parade
9     Graduation Breakfast and Rehearsal 9:30 am
10   Graduation 7:00 pm
11   8th grade Moving Up Day
11   Upper School Review Day
14-15  Upper School Exams- Last day for US students
16   Records Day No School
16   Board Meeting
17-18  Faculty Inservice
August
11   Board Retreat