Year-at-a-glance Calendar 2017-18


St.  Jane de Chantal School Calendar for  2017-2018


August 28-31        Teacher In-Service          School office is closed

August 28             Opening Mass for teachers of the ADW

September 4          Labor Day            School closed.

Sept 5                   School opens for all students     12 NOON dismissal

Sept. 5                  Home & School Meeting   Christopher Hall   7 PM

September 8           12 Noon dismissal

September 12         Back to School Night Grades    3 & 4   at   7 PM

September 13         Back to School Night  Grades    1 & 2  at   7 PM

September 14         Back to School Night Grades   5, 6, 7 & 8 at 7 PM

September 19         Pre K  Back to School Night

September 20         K   Back to School Night

September 23         Family Fun Night

September 29          Noon Dismissal

October 2                High School Meeting    7 PM

October 6                Professional Day              School Closed

October 9                Columbus Day                   School closed

October 14               Cornhole Tournament

October 27               Noon Dismissal

October 27               Halloween Party

November 3              End of first marking period                                       

November 9              Report Cards Home                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            

November 10             Conferences (Adults Only) NOON dismissal   

November 10             Open House for perspective families  9 to 11 am

November 11              Christmas Craft Show

November 17             Conferences  (Adults Only) NOON dismissal

November 21             Thanksgiving vacation  NOON dismissal

November 28              School resumes 

November 29              Testing for 8th Grade   HSPT

December 1                 NOON dismissal

December 4                 Secret Santa

December 8                 Interims home to parents

December 13                Band Concert 7 PM Christopher Hall

December  18               Christmas Play     7 PM in Church

December  20               Christmas vacation  12:00 NOON

                                  (There is Extended Day )

January 2                     School resumes

January 15                   MLK Birthday           School closed

January 19                   End of second marking period  NOON Dismissal

January 20                   First Reconciliation

January  26                  Reports Cards home            

January 28 – Feb. 5       Catholic Schools Week

January 29                   Open House for all Families      9am to 11am

February 13                  Pancake supper

February 14                   Ash Wednesday

February 15                   Songs Across America    4th Grade

February 16                   Interims to parents   Noon Dismissal

February  19                  President’s Day    School closed

February 23-24             Science Fair Judging (students & judges only)

February 25                  Science Fair (open to families )

March   2                      Professional Day / School closed

March 10                        Gala      

March 16                        End of marking period     Noon dismissal

March 23                        Reports Cards home   

March 28                        Easter vacation begins   Noon Dismissal

April 9                            School resumes

April 20                           Noon dismissal

April 26 & 27                    6th Grade Musical

May 4                              Field Day / Noon dismissal

May 4                              Interims to parents

May 12                            First Holy Communion   9:30 & 11 :30 AM

May 14                            Band Concert       7PM Christopher Hall

May 14                            Grandparent's Day    Mass at 9:30 AM.

May 24                            Graduation 7pm     Church  

May 25                            Teacher Retreat    School closed

May 28                             Memorial Day        School closed    

June 8 and 11                   NOON dismissal

June 12                            Last Day 10:30 AM dismissal No Extended Day


The school doors will open at 7:45 AM. Prayers and announcements will begin at 8:10AM. Children who arrive after announcements begin will be considered tardy.  The school day will end at 2:55 PM and dismissal will be at 3:00 PM.

The following Fridays will be a NOON DISMISSAL:

September 5        September 8       September 29    October 27         

November 10 & 17 (Conferences)   November 21   

December 1       December 20                    

January 19     February 16     March 16    March 28

April  20                         

May 4                    June 8                   June 11                                

Every School Day the school doors will open at 7:45 AM and announcements will begin at 8:10AM. Children who arrive after announcements and prayers begin will be considered tardy.  The school day will end at 2:55 PM and dismissal will be at 3:00 PM.

We follow Montgomery County Public Schools for emergency delays and closings.

EXTENDED DAY PROGRAM: Morning Care opens at 7:00 AM and After Care closes at 6:00 PM.  If there is a late opening because of weather, there will be no Morning Care. If there is an emergency early closing announced by Montgomery County, the After Care program will not be open.  However, in the event that MCPS cancels only after-school activities Extended Day will still be open as it is not considered an after-school activity.