Key Dates 2022-23

FRIENDS SELECT SCHOOL CALENDAR: 2022-2023

Monday, Aug. 22, 2022

Upper School Sports Preseason Practices Begin

Wed., Aug 24-Fri., Aug 26, 2022

New Employee Orientation & ADVIS/MCRC Cultural Competency Institute 

Mon., Aug 29, 2022

Employee Opening Meetings begin 8:30am & US New Student Orientation (1:00-4:00) 

Tues., Aug. 30, 2022

Employee Opening Meetings (8:30-4:00) 

Wed., Aug. 31-Thurs., Sept. 1, 2022

Divisional Work & Room Preparation

Friday, Sept. 2, 2022

Room Preparation (optional)

Monday, Sept. 5, 2022

Labor Day – School Closed - Vacation Care Closed

Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2022

PreK First Day Visit for Students & Parents 8:00-10:00 or 10:30-12:30

Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2022

Opening Day of School for All Students Grades K-12

Monday, Sept. 26, 2022

Rosh Hashanah – School Closed - Vacation Care Open

Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2022

Yom Kippur – School Closed - Vacation Care Open

Saturday, Oct.8, 2022

All School Admission Open House

Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2022

Lower School Conferences - 3:30-6:00pm

Thursday, Nov. 3, 2022

End of Q1 for MS/US

Friday, Nov. 4, 2022

Lower School Conferences – No Lower School Classes – Vacation Care Open

Friday, Nov. 4, 2022

Report Writing Grades 5-12 – No Middle/Upper School Classes

Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2022

Upper School Conferences - 3:30-6:00pm

Thursday, Nov. 17

Middle School Conferences 3:30-6:00pm

Friday, Nov. 18, 2022

Middle & Upper School Conference Day – Grades 9-12 - No Upper School Classes

Tuesday, November 22, 2022

Last Day of Classes Before Thanksgiving Break (Vacation Care Open Nov. 23, Closed Nov. 25)

Monday, Nov. 28, 2022

Faculty Staff In-Service Day/No Lower/Middle/Upper School Classes - Vacation Care Open

Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022

Classes Resume

Friday, Dec. 16, 2022

Last Day of Classes Before Winter Break

Mon., Dec. 19-Fri., Dec. 30, 2022

Winter Break - Limited Vacation Care Available

Monday, Jan. 2, 2023

Faculty Staff In-service – No Lower/Middle/Upper School Classes – Vacation Care Open

Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023

Classes Resume

Friday, January 13, 2023

Lower School Report Writing Day - No Lower School Classes – Vacation Care Open

Monday, Jan. 16, 2023

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day – School Closed – Vacation Care Closed

Friday, Jan. 20, 2023

Quarter 2/ Semester 1 Ends for MS/US

Mon. - Fri. Jan 23-27, 2023

Upper School Social Justice Week

Friday, Jan. 27

Middle School Report Writing Day – No Middle School Classes

Wednesday, Feb. 15

Middle School Conferences 3:15-6:00pm

Thursday, Feb. 16

Middle School Conference Day – No Middle School Classes

Friday, Feb. 17, 2023

Mid-Winter Break – No Lower/Middle/Upper School Classes – Vacation Care Open

Monday, Feb. 20, 2023

Mid-Winter Break – No Lower/Middle/Upper School Classes - Vacation Care Closed

Thursday, March 9, 2023

Middle School Student/Parent Conferences 3:30-6:30pm

Friday, March 10, 2023

Middle School Conference Day – No Middle School Classes

Wednesday, March 22, 2023

Lower School Conferences - 3:30-6:00pm 

Friday, March 24, 2023

Lower School Conferences - No Lower School Classes - Vacation Care Open

Friday, March 24, 2023

Middle School/Upper School Report Writing Day-No MS/US Classes-Last Day Before Spring Break

Mon., March 27-Fri., March 31, 2023

Spring Break - Vacation Care Open

Monday, April 3, 2023

Faculty Staff In-Service Day/No Lower, Middle, or Upper School Classes - Vacation Care Open

Tuesday, April 4, 2023

Classes Resume

Friday, April 7, 2023

Good Friday – School Closed - Vacation Care Open

Friday, April 21

Eid al-Fitr – School Closed - Vacation Care Open

Mon.-Fri., May 15-19, 2023

Senior Final Exams & Class Retreat/Trip

Mon.-Thurs. May 22-June 8, 2023

Internships/Projects

Friday, May 26, 2023

Lower School Report Writing Day - No Lower School Classes – Vacation Care Open 

Monday, May 29, 2023

Memorial Day – School Closed – Vacation Care Closed

Mon.-Thurs. June 5-8, 2023

Final Exams for Students Grades 7-11 – No Classes for Grades 7 & 8 / No Upper School Classes 

Thursday, June 8, 2023

US Closing Devotions/Senior Internship Presentations/Graduation Rehearsal

Friday, June 9, 2023

Lower and Middle School Closing Ceremonies

Friday, June 9, 2023

Senior Baccalaureate and Alumni Induction

Saturday, June 10, 2023

Graduation 

Mon. - Wed. June 12-14, 2023

Closing Faculty Meetings

Mon., June 12-Fri., June 16, 2023

Fun Week 

Mon., June 19, 2023

Juneteenth – School Closed 

Tue., June 20 -Fri., Aug.18, 2023

SummerSessions@Friends Select 

Mon., June 19- Fri., Aug. 18, 2023

Future Stars Summer Camp 

Tue., July 4, 2023

Fourth of July – School Closed

Monday, Aug. 21, 2023

Upper School Sports Preseason Practices Begin 

9/12/22