2014-2015  IMPORTANT DATES   TBA=To Be Announced   TBD=To Be Determined     †Annual Fundraiser


September 4                           All students return to school

September 12                        Welcome Back to School Picnic (PAC activity 5:00-8:00)

September 18                        Curriculum Night, 5:00-8:00pm

September 25 & 26               Rosh HashanahNo school

October 13                             Columbus Day – No school

October 24                             Halloween parade and party, during school

October 25, 26                       SHSAT test for all current 8th grade students who wish to apply to specialized high schools. 
Test locations include Bronx Science High School, Stuyvesant High School, Long Island City High School, Brooklyn Tech, and Staten Island Technical High School

October 27-31                 Overnight trips to Nature's Classroom.

November 1                           SHSAT test for all current 9th grade students and 8th and 9th grade students with special needs and approved 504 accommodations

November 4                           Election DayNo students/Professional Development Day

November 10                         PAC General Meeting

November 11                         Veterans DayNo school

November 19                         Parent/teacher conferences, 5:00-8:00pm

November 20                         Parent/teacher conferences, daytime hours TBD

November 20                         Picture Day!  Parent volunteers needed.

November 25                         International Dinner & Talent Show.  Jazz band is playing!

November 27 & 28                ThanksgivingNo school

December 12                          Ice skating trip

December 24-January 2       Winter RecessNo school

January 19                               Martin Luther King Jr. DayNo school

February 6                               Valentines Dance, 5-8:00pm

February 16-23                        Midwinter RecessNo school

April 3-10                                 Spring Recess – No school

April 14-16                              State ELA exam

April 14-May 15                      NYSESLAT (ESL students only), speaking portion

April 22-24                              State math exam

May 2                                      Block Party--come out and play or help or BOTH!  Incoming students welcome.

May 4-May 15                        NYSESLAT (ESL students only), Reading, Writing & Listening

May 20-29                              Science Performance examination

May 25                                    Memorial Day – No school

June 1                                     Written portion of the science examination

June 4                                     Professional Development Day – No school for students

June 5                                      Senior Party/Prom

June 16                                    Regents in US History & Government 9:15 am

June 17                                    Algebra 1 Regents 1:15 pm

June 18                                    Regents in Earth Science

June 26                                   Last Day of School
                                              ~ Students receive Final Report Card


**Spanish Proficiency Exam TBD