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
 
1     Introduction to the College Process for junior families 7:00 pm
2-3  Senior Midterms
4     Records Day No Classes
7     Second Trimester begins
10   First night of Hanukah
15   Faculty Holiday Party 3:45 pm (TBD)
17   Joint Hanukah event (PJDS, Temple Sinai and Barrack)
18   Hanukah 8th candle
19   Winter Break (through January 3)
22   Board Meeting
January
4    School Resumes remotely
18  Martin Luther King Jr. Day No School
25  Teacher Inservice No School
27  Board Meeting
February
1-2 Student directed play (date is subject to change)
4    Speak Up Event
7 & 10  US Musical auditions (TBD)
12-15  Presidents Day Weekend No School
16  Faculty Inservice No School
17-19  DECA states competition (virtual/TBD)
17-24  MS Musical Dress Rehearsal
23   Board Meeting
25   Fast of Esther
26   Purim
28   MS Musical performances (Date is subject to change)
March
1-2  MS Musical performances (Dates are subject to change)
8     Cabaret (Date is subject to change)
8     Daylight Savings Time
11-12  Senior Portraits
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
14/15  Joint Israel event (PJDS, Temple Sinai and Barrack)
22   Science Conference (TBD)
30   Lag B’Omer
May
10   Yom Yerushalayim
12-21  US Musical Dress Rehearsals (Dates are subject to change)
17-18  Shavuot No School
19   Board Meeting
23   US Musical Performance (Date is subject to change)
24-26  US Musical Performance (Dates are subject to change)
31   Memorial Day No School
June
1     Upper School Awards Night
3     Prom (TBD)
6     NYC Celebrate Israel Parade (TBD)
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