School Calendar 2016-2017


Tuesday, August 2

New Family Orientation 6:00PM

Wednesday, August 3

Registration Day 9AM-12PM, 5-7PM

Saturday, August 20

Unpack Book bag Night with Cookout

Monday, August 22

Teacher Institute

Tuesday, August 23

Teacher Institute

Wednesday, August 24

First Student Day – 11:30AM Dismissal

Wed., August 24- Fri., August 26

11:30AM Dismissal- Heat Schedule

Week of August 29-September 2

Regular Dismissal 3:25PM – Hot Lunch Begins

August 29-August 30

Preschool Open House

Monday, September 5

Labor Day – No School

Tuesday, September 6

First Day of Preschool

Weeks of September 12-19

Iowa Test of Basic Skills- Grades 3,5,7

Thursday, September 27

Confirmation 7:00PM

Friday, September 23

No School – Diocesan School Improvement

Monday, October 3

Living Rosary; Blessing of Pets 3:00PM

Wednesday, October 5

Fall Picture Day

Friday, October 7

Walking in the Footsteps of Jesus 10:00AM; Early Dismissal @ 12:30PM; Teacher In-service

Monday, October 10

No School- Diocesan Teacher In-service

Friday, October 14

World Food Day Celebration

Wed., Oct. 19 & Thurs., Oct. 20

Preschool Grandparent's Day

Friday, October 21

End of 1st Quarter

Friday, October 28

Halloween Parties & Parade 2:00PM

Friday, November 11

No School- Veterans' Day

Monday, November 21

Regular School Day w/Parent Conferences for Evening Sessions 5PM-8PM

Tuesday, November 22

No School- Parent-Teacher Conferences 12:00PM-3:30PM & 5:00PM-8:00PM

Wednesday, November 23

No School 

Thursday, November 24

Thanksgiving Day-No School

Friday, November 25

No School

Friday, December 2

5th Grade Brown Scapular

Saturday, December 3

Breakfast with Santa & Vendor Fair

Tuesday, December 13

Preschool Christmas Program – 10AM (3); 6:00PM (4/5)

Monday, December 19

Christmas Program-6:00PM

Tuesday, December 20 Christmas Program-9:00AM; Dismissal for Christmas Break- 11:00AM
Wednesday, January 4 Classes resume @ 8:40AM

Weeks of January 9-20

ACRE Assessment – Gr. 5 & 8

Friday, January 13

End of 2nd Quarter

Monday, January 16

No School – Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Tuesday, January 17

Preschool/Kindergarten Informational Night 6:00PM

Friday, January 27

Eary Dismissal 12:30-School Improvement

Week of January 29-February 4

Catholic Schools Week

Friday, February 17

No School- Diocesan School Improvement

Monday, February 20

No School – President's Day

Sunday, February 26

Spring Festival Pancake Breakfast

Saturday, March 4

First Reconciliation – 10AM

Thursday, March 9

Spring Pictures

Friday, March 17

End of 3rd Quarter

Friday, March 24

No School- Diocesan School Improvement

Thursday, April 6

Second Grade Seder Meal

Mon., April 10-Mon., April 17

No School – Easter Vacation

Tuesday, April 18

School Resumes @ 8:40AM

Saturday, April 29

Spring Festival Event

Monday, May 1

Extra-Curricular Recognition Night-6:00PM

Friday, May 5

8th Grade May Crowning

Saturday, May 6

Gather Together Day 8:00AM; Spring Festival Event

Sunday, May 7

1st Communion-1:00PM

Friday, May 12

2nd Grade-1st Communion Mass; Early Dismissal-11:00AM; Spring Festival Carnival & Family Dinner

Saturday, May 13

Spring Festival Events & Gala Dinner

Tuesday, May 16

8th Grade Luncheon; Preschool Graduation -6:00PM

Wednesday, May 17

8th Grade Class Trip

Thursday, May 18

8th Grade Retreat; 8th Grade Graduation 6:00PM Mass

Wednesday, May 24

Last Day of School/4th Quarter; SJS Fun Day-Dismissal @ 3:25PM