THE FARMINGTON VALLEY ACADEMY CALENDAR 2013-2014*

 

 

September


Tues. Sept. 3rd - Picnic @ Winding Trails - 4pm – if raining, picnic cancelled
                              New Toddlers/Primary Visit Day (times per letter, mailed mid Aug)
Wed. Sept. 4th – New Primary/New Toddler First Day of School 8:30 to 9:45am
Wed. Sept. 4th -   Orientation for all parents new to FVAM - 8:30am to 9:30am   
Thurs. Sept. 5th – Opening Day – All students – (returning students on normal schedule) New (to FVAM) primary and toddler children on reduced schedule
Tues. Sept. 10th– Upper El Curriculum Night 6:30pm coffee, 7pm meeting
Wed. Sept. 18th  – Lower El Curriculum Night 6:30pm coffee, 7pm meeting
Mon. Sept. 23th – Toddler and Primary Curriculum Night 6:30pm coffee, 7pm meeting

 

 

October


Wed. Oct. 2nd -4th – Upper Elementary Farm School Trip – (No classes for upper el/middle school students)
Thurs. Oct. 3rd – Lower Elementary Day trip to Farm School – (No classes for lower el students)
Wed. Oct. 9th – Parent Meeting – Why Choose Montessori Middle School
Mon. October 14th – Columbus Day – No School
Thurs, Oct. 17th – Paul Cryan Photography, Toddler, Primary B, Lower El
Fri, Oct. 18th – Paul Cryan Photography, Primary A, Upper El, Middle School
Sat. Oct. 26th – Upper El/Middle School Dance 7pm-9pm
Thurs. Oct. 31st  – Elementary/Middle School Mystery History Day

 

 

 

 

 

November


Friday, Nov 1st – Professional Development - No School
Tues. Nov. 12th through 26th  - Toddler/Primary Parent Conferences
Thurs. Nov 14th –Parent Meeting–Why Choose Montessori Elementary? 6:30pm coffee/7pm meeting
Wed, Thurs, Fri, Nov. 27th, 28th, 29th - No School/Thanksgiving Break
Tues, Nov. 26th through Dec. 17th – Elementary/Middle School Parent Conferences

 

 

December

 

Wed. Dec. 4th – Barnes and Noble Bookfair
Sat, Dec. 7th –Elementary/Middle School Monologue Coffee House Production
Fri. Dec. 20th – Last day of school before winter break – 1pm dismissal

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

January


Mon. Jan. 6th – School reopens
Mon. Jan. 20th – No school – Martin Luther King Day
Wed. Jan. 22nd – Parent Meeting – Why Choose Montessori Extended Day? 6:30pm coffee/7pm meeting
Sat Jan. 25th .–Music Recital – 1pm

 

 

 

 

 


February

 

Sat. Feb. 8th – Annual Auction (Please save the date)
Fri. Feb. 14th - Valentine's Day Celebration -all school
Mon. Feb.17th – No School – President’s Day
Fri. Feb. 21st – No School – Professional Development Day

 

 


 

March


Mon. March 10th  through Friday, March 21st – No school – Spring Break
Mon. March 24th – School resumes

 

 

 

 

 

 

April


Thurs. April 17th – Grandparents’/Special Friends’ Day – 1pm dismissal
Fri. April 18th – No School – Good Friday
Mon. April 21st – No School – Easter Monday

 

 

May

 

Tues, April 29th through May 16th – Toddler/Primary Conferences
Mon. May 12th through May 23rd- Elementary/Middle School Conferences
Sun. May 18th – Music Recital – 1pm
Fri. May 23rd - Elementary Theatre Production – 6:30pm at Saint Josephs College
Mon. May 26th – No school – Memorial Day
Wed.  May 28th through Fri. May 30th - Upper El/Middle School to Niantic (no classes for UE/Middle)
Thurs. May 29th through May 30th - Lower El trip to Camp Jewel (No classes for lower el students)

 

 

 

 

June


Tuesday June 3rd - Last Day of Classes – Toddler/Morning Primary
Wednesday, June 4th – Last Day of Classes for Extended Day/Elementary/Middle school
Thursday, June 5th – Celebration Ceremony Practice 8:30am to 12pm
Thursday, June 5th – Celebration Ceremony at 6pm Ethel Walker Chapel

 

 

 

 

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Updated 10/13

 

 

*Field Trips, Theatre Productions, Music Recitals, Professional Development and Fund Raiser Dates will follow as scheduled through the year.