Chicago Free School

All Understanding Begins With Wonder

School Calendar and Upcoming Events

2018-2019 Calendar

August:

20- Teacher in-service days begin
30- Potluck Picnic at Sycamore 5:00-6:30p.m.

September:

4- First day of school
10- KAM Closed-Rosh Hashanah-No School
19- KAM Closed-Yom Kippur-No School
27- Curriculum Night (Required after-school event 4:45-7:00)

October:

8- The Miwok Acorn Festival: Celebrating Indigenous Peoples
(after-school event 3:30-5:00)
26- Deborah’s Place (5:30-7:30)

November:

12- Veterans Day Observed-No School
13- Parent/Teacher Conferences with Narrative Reports-No School
17- Family Volunteer Day (pending grant)
21, 22 & 23- Thanksgiving Break-No School

December:
13- STEAM Night (science, technology, engineering, art & math – after-school STEAM event 3:30-5:30p.m.)
24- Winter Break Begins- No School

January:

7- School Resumes
18- Annual Walk for Equality: Continuing the work for Justice (details TBD)
21- MLK, Jr. Day-No School

February:

18- Presidents’ Day- No School
21- Annual International Night Potluck (Evening event 6:00-7:30)
25- Parent Teacher Conferences

March:

1- National Reading Across America Day (morning drop off event)
22- Deborah’s Place (5:30-7:30p.m.)

April:

15- Spring Break begins- No School
22- School Resumes
25- Ice Cream Social (after-school social event 3:30-4:30)

May:

27- Memorial Day- No School

June:

5- Eid Al-Fitr holiday- No School
14- Field Day/dismissal at noon/end of year narratives distributed