Chicago Free School

All Understanding Begins With Wonder

School Calendar and Upcoming Events

2017-2018 Calendar

August: 21- Teacher in-service days begin

31- Potluck Picnic at Sycamore 5:00-6:30p.m.

September: 5- First day of school

21 & 22- KAM Holiday-No School

28- STEAM Night (science, technology, Engineering, art & math – after-school STEAM event 3:30-5:30p.m.)

October: 9- The “Three Sisters”: Celebrating Indigenous Peoples (after-school event 3:30-5:00)

14- Deborah’s Place (11:00-2:00)

November: 10- Veterans Day Observed-No School

13- Parent/Teacher Conferences with Narrative Reports-No School

18- Family Volunteer Day

22, 23 & 24- Thanksgiving Break-No School

December: 9- Deborah’s Place (11:00-2:00)

25-Winter Break Begins-No School

January: 8- School Resumes

12- Walk for Equality: Continuing the work for Justice (details TBD)

15-MLK, Jr. Day-No School

23- National Reading Day (morning drop off event)

February: 19- Presidents’ Day- No School

26- Parent Teacher Conferences

March: 10- Deborah’s Place (11:00-2:00)

26- Spring Break begins -No School

April: 2- School Resumes

26- Ice Cream Social (after-school social event 3:30-4:30)

May: 24- Annual International Night Potluck (Evening event 6:00-7:30)

28- Memorial Day-No School

June: 14- Field Day/dismissal at noon/end of year narratives fistributed