Thayer Academy Calendars

 

2018-19

 

2019-20

 

Orientation for Grade 9 (Wed 1:30pm; return Fri 1pm) * 8/29-31 8/28-30
Orientation for Grades 5 & 6, and New Student Orientation (all NEW students Grades 7 & 8, 10 11 & 12) (Thu) 8/30 8/29
Orientation for Grades 10, 11, and 12 (Tue) 9/4 9/3
First Day of Classes (Wed) 9/5 9/4
Yom Kippur 2018
Rosh Hashanah 2019
9/19 (W) 9/30 (M)
Columbus Day 10/8 10/14
Veterans Day (Observed) 11/12 (M) 11/11 (M)
Thanksgiving Break 11/21-23 11/27-29
Last day before Winter Break 12/14 (F) 12/20 (F)
Classes Resume 1/2 (W) 1/6 (M)
M. L. King Day (Mon) 1/21 1/20
Presidents’ Day (Mon) 2/18 2/17
No School: Faculty Work Day (Tues) 2/19 2/18
Last day before Spring Break (Fri) 3/8 3/6
Classes Resume 3/25 3/23
Patriots’ Day 4/15 4/20
Memorial Day 5/27 5/25
No School/ Prom 6/5 6/3
Recognition Day (for Middle School) 6/6 6/4
Last Chapel (for Upper School) 6/7 6/5
Commencement (Sat) 6/8 6/6

Typically, sports teams begin practicing the day after Labor Day; with the exception of varsity football which sometimes practices over the Labor Day weekend.

Some varsity athletic teams have trips during the first week of March vacation.

* Upper School Overnight Orientation for all ninth graders – “Camp Bournedale” – begins on the Wednesday before Labor Day and ends two days later (Friday).