Thayer Academy Calendars
|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)|
|Veterans Day (Observed)||11/12 (M)||11/11 (M)|
|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|
|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|
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).