2013-2014 School Calendar


Date Event
August
12 New Teacher Orientation
21 9th and 10th Grade Orientation
22 11th and 12th Grade Orientation
22 Parent / Family Orientation
26 First Day of School
September
2 Labor Day / School Closed
10 Law Firm Tutoring Orientation
12 College Night
19 Open House / PTO Meeting
20 Last Day for Schedule Changes
21 ACT Test
October
3-4 Benchmark Exams (9th and 10th Grades)
5 SAT Test
11 Law Day
14 Columbus Day / School Closed
15 Fall Sports Pep Rally
16 Senior College Trip
16 PSAT Test / Half-Day
19 Mentor Day
21 Growing Healthy Schools Week Kick-Off Event
25 End of Quarter 1
26 ACT Test
28 Quarter 2 Begins
November
1 Staff Day / No School
2 SAT Test
7 Open House / PTO Meeting
8 Law Day
11 Veteran’s Day / School Closed
12 All School Assembly
13-14 Benchmark Exams (9th and 10th Grades)
16 Mentor Day
20 College Application Help Night
27-29 Thanksgiving Holiday / School Closed
December
2-6 Spirit Week
4 Half-Day
6 Homecoming
7 SAT Test
7 Mentor Day
11 College Application Help Night/Financial Planning Night
13 Alumni Panels
14 ACT Test
14-15 Basketball Tournament
16-17 Alumni Panels
18 Alumni Basketball Game
19 Alumni Dinner
18-20 Portfolio
23-31 Winter Break / School Closed
January
1-5 Winter Break / School Closed
6 Classes Resume
9-10 Benchmark Exams (9th and 10th Grades)
11 Mentor Day
14-17 Midterm Exams (9th-12th Grades)
16-17 Half Days
17 End of Quarter 2 / Semester 1
20 Martin Luther King Jr. Day / Scholarship Day
21 Quarter 3 Begins
25 SAT Test
29 Open House / PTO Meeting
30 Half Day
31 Law Day
February
4 All School Assembly
7 AHA Go Red Day
8 ACT Test
8 Mentor Day
9 Mentor Day
14 Last Day for Schedule Changes
17 President’s Day / School Closed
21 Law Day
27 Sophomore / Junior Night
27-28 Benchmark Exams (9th and 10th Grades)
March
6 Half Day / Teacher PD
8 SAT Test
14 Law Day
21 End of Quarter 3
22 Mentor Day
24 Quarter 4 Begins
31 DC CAS
April
1-11 DC CAS
10 Open House / PTO Meeting
12 ACT Test
14-18 Spring Break/School Closed
21 Classes Resume
26 Mentor Day
26-27 USA Science & Engineering Festival Expo
9:00am-6:00pm
Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington D.C.
Free and open to the public!
www.usasciencefestival.org
May
1 Annual Gala / Half-Day
2 Law Day
3 SAT Test
3 Text Alive Performance
5-9 Faculty/Staff Appreciation Week
6 AP Computer Science Exam
7 AP Calculus Exam
7 Athletic Awards Banquet
8 AP English Literature Exam
9 AP English Language Exam
9 Job Shadow Day
13 AP US Government Exam
13 College Acceptance Assembly
14 AP US History Exam
16 Prom
17 Mentor Day
20 Senior Parent Dinner
27-30 Senior Final Exams
26 Memorial Day / School Closed
27-30 Senior Final Exams
29 Alumni Networking Event
June
2 Half-Day for 9th, 10th, and 11th Grades
2-6 Senior Portfolio
3-6 9th, 10th, and 11th Grade Final Exams
6 9th, 10th, and 11th Make-Up Exams
7 SAT Test
11 Graduation
9-16 9th, 10th, and 11th Grade Portfolio
14 ACT Test
23 Summer School Begins