2019-2020 School Year - Calendar - McDonogh School

Click here to sync the information with your calendar software (e.g. Apple Calendar, Microsoft Exchange) or click here to add it to your Google Calendar (open the link then click the +Google button at the bottom right). There are 175 school days in the academic year. Easter Monday is held as a possible make-up snow day.

Lower School "Meacher Teacher"
Monday, August 26

Middle School New Student Orientation
Monday, August 26

Upper School Class Retreats
Monday, August 26

First Day of Classes
Tuesday, August 27

Labor Day (School Closed)
Monday, September 2

Professional Development Morning (Two-Hour Delay for Students)
Tuesday, September 17

Rosh Hashanah (School Closed)
Monday, September 30

Professional Development Morning (Two-Hour Delay for Students)
Tuesday, October 1

Yom Kippur (School Closed)
Wednesday, October 9

Professional Development Morning (Two-Hour Delay for Students)
Monday, November 4

Early Dismissal (Buses depart at Noon)
Tuesday, November 26

Thanksgiving Break Begins (School Closed)
Wednesday, November 27

Faculty Professional Day (No Classes)
Monday, December 2

Classes Resume
Tuesday, December 3

Early Dismissal (Buses depart at Noon)
Friday, December 20

Winter Break Begins (School Closed)
Monday, December 23

Classes Resume
Monday, January 6

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (School Closed)
Monday, January 20

Professional Development Morning (Two-Hour Delay for Students)
Tuesday, January 21

Presidents' Day (School Closed)
Monday, February 17

Spring Break Begins (School Closed)
Monday, March 16

Classes Resume, Professional Development Morning (Two-Hour Delay for Students)
Monday, March 23

Good Friday (School Closed)
Friday, April 10

Easter Monday (School Closed)
Possible Snow Make-Up Day
Monday, April 13

Professional Development Morning (Two-Hour Delay for Students)
Tuesday, April 14

Memorial Day (School Closed)
Monday, May 25

Lower School Closing Ceremony
Friday, May 29

Early Dismissal (Buses Depart at Noon)
Friday, May 29

Eighth Grade Closing Ceremony
Monday, June 1

Baccalaureate and Commencement
Friday, June 5