School Calendar

Updated January 1, 2018

August | Montessori Basic Lessons

  • 8.9 — Parents Orientation Night
  • 8.10 — New Student Orientation
  • 8.11 — Returning Student Orientation
  • 8.14 — First Day of School

September Our Seven Continents

  •  9.4 — Labor Day Holiday (No School)
  • 9.22 — Field Trip: Botanical Gardens

October Insects

  • 10.20 — Field Trip: Hickory Nut Gap Farm
  • 10.31 — Halloween Party

November The Needs of People

  • 11.10 — Veteran’s Day
  • 11.17 — Field Trip: Manna Food Bank
  • 11.21 — Thanksgiving Potluck
  • 11.22-11.24 — Thanksgiving Break

December Winter Holidays

  • 12.5 — Field Trip: TBD
  • 12.15 — Holiday Party
  • 12.18-1.1 — Winter Break

January Anatomy & Health

  • 1.2 — School Resumes
  • 1.15 — Martin Luther King Jr. Day (No School)
  • 1.26 — Field Trip: Hands On! Children’s Museum

February Geology & Land Forms

  • 2.19 — President’s Day (No School)
  • 2.23 — Field Trip: Asheville Museum of Science

March | Fish & Ocean Life

  • 3.23 — Field Trip: Ocean Center & Aquarium
  • 3.30 — Spring Break (No School)

April Mammals

  • 4.2 – 4.6 — Spring Break (No School)
  • 4.27 — Field Trip: WNC Nature Center

May Botany & Gardening

  • 5.18 — Field Trip: Linville Caverns

June

  • 6.1 — Last Day of School Potluck