Key Dates

Please use the School Calendar below for a quick reference of Key Dates. These events do not include times or information. We encourage current parents to log-in to myAcademy for access to a comprehensive, password-protected calendar of school events.

2016-2017 School Calendar (by month)

August

New Faculty Orientation
August 26

Faculty/Staff Workdays
August 29-31

Faculty Commissioning Ceremony with Stuart
August 31

September

Faculty/Staff Workday
September 1

Optional Workday/Professional Development
September 2

SCHOOL CLOSED — Labor Day
September 5

Back to School Orientations
September 6

Classes Begin
September 7

2nd Annual HAWKFest
September 10

Middle School Back to School Night
September 12

Lower School Back to School Night
September 14

Mass of the Holy Spirit (Dress Uniform)
September 16

Secondary School Placement Meeting for Eighth Grade Parents
September 19

School Picture Day (Dress Uniform)
September 28

October

Eighth Grade Mockbrook Academy
October 5

Founder’s Day, Spirit Club Bonfire
October 7

SCHOOL CLOSED — Columbus Day
October 10

Feast of Mater Admirabilis Prayer Service
October 19

No Classes — Middle School and Lower School Parent Conferences
October 20-21

Lower School Halloween Parade
October 31

November

All Saint’s Day Liturgy
November 1

Feast of St. Rose-Philippine Duchesne/Thanksgiving Prayer Service (Dress Uniform)
November 18

2nd Annual Alumni HAWKBowl
November 23

SCHOOL CLOSED — Thanksgiving Break
November 23-25

NO CLASSES — In-service Day
November 28

Classes Resume
November 29

Advent Prayer Service (Dress Uniform)
November 30

December

PAPA Tree Lighting & Cookies with Santa
December 2

Feast of Immaculate Conception Liturgy
December 8

Christmas Program (Dress Uniform), Early Dismissal
December 16

SCHOOL CLOSED — Christmas Break
December 19-30

January

SCHOOL CLOSED — New Years
January 2

NO CLASSES — In-Service Day
January 3

Classes Resume
January 4

One School Parent Cocktail
January 7

Parent Orientation: Grades 4 and 5
January 9

Parent Orientation: Grades 6 and 7
January 10

Prayer Service for Peace (Dress Uniform)
January 13

SCHOOL CLOSED — MLK Jr. Day
January 16

Lower School Parent Orientations
January 17-20

February

NO CLASSES — In-Service Day
February 17

SCHOOL CLOSED — Presidents’ Day
February 20

Princeton Academy Musical
TBD

PAPA Fat Tuesday Spaghetti Dinner
February 28

March

Ash Wednesday Liturgy (Dress Uniform)
March 1

Lower School Parent Teacher Conferences
March 6-10

SCHOOL CLOSED — Spring Break
March 13-24

Classes Resume
March 27

April

SCHOOL CLOSED — Good Friday
April 14

SCHOOL CLOSED — Easter Monday
April 17

Classes Resume
April 18

Resurrection Liturgy (Dress Uniform)
April 20

May

Lower School Grandparents Day (Dress Uniform)
May 12

Princeton Academy Gala and Auction
May 13

Feast of Ascension Liturgy (Dress Uniform) – Celebrate First Communicants
May 25

SCHOOL CLOSED — Memorial Day
May 29

June

Field Day, Middle School Athletic Awards
June 9

Baccalaureate Dinner and Reception
June 11

Lower School Prize Day (Dress Uniform)
June 12

Middle School Prize Day (Dress Uniform)
June 13

Baccalaureate Liturgy and Graduation
June 13