Inspired experience based college preparatory education for creative and intellectually curious students
Early childhood through twelfth grade

Academic Calendar 2016-2017

Please note that new events are planned and added during the course of the school year. Athletics dates have not yet been confirmed. Please look for updates in the Waverly Weekly News and other school communications.

September
Aug. 30 – Sept. 2 Elementary class parties
Aug. 31 New High School Student Orientation; 10:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.
1 New Middle School Student Orientation; 10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
6 First day of school- After School Camp (ASC) available
6 Welcome Back Parent Coffee – ES Playground; 8:45 am
10 ACT Test+
10 MS class party
11 New Family Reception
14-16 Middle School Trip – Astro Camp
19 Picture Day (MS/HS individual portraits; Staff/Faculty IDs)
20 Picture Day (ES individual portraits)
20 Financial Aid Workshop, 12th grade parents; 7:00 p.m. at Westridge
21 High School Back to School Night – 7:00 p.m.(parents/guardians only)
28 Middle School Back to School Night – 7:00 p.m.(parents/guardians only)
30 Faculty Work Day; no school; ASC available*

October
1 SAT & SAT II/Subject Tests+
4 Make-Up Picture Day (ES, MS, HS individual portraits)
4 8th Grade Parent Night – 7:00 p.m., HS campus
5 12th Grade College Night – 7:00 p.m.
6 Elementary School Back to School Night – 7:00 p.m. (parents/guardians only)
7 First Friday – 8:45 a.m., ES Community Room
7 New ES Parent Orientation
12 Yom Kippur – no school; ASC available*
15 PSAT testing: 10th and 11th grades
17-20 Book Fair
18 Literacy Night
19 College Q&A Night for 10th and 11th- 7:00 p.m.
19 Financial Aid Workshop, 12th grade parents; 7:00 p.m. at Poly
20 State of the School Meeting
21 6th Grade Parent Coffee – 9:00 a.m.
October (continued)
22 ACT Test+
28 6th Grade Parent Coffee – 9:00 a.m.
29 Halloween Party – 5:00 p.m., ES Campus
(please note that Oct. 29 is a SATURDAY)
31-Nov.1 ES /MS/HS Parent/Teacher Conferences- no school; ASC available *

November
1 ES /MS/HS Parent/Teacher Conferences- no school; ASC available *
4 First Friday – 8:45 a.m., ES Community Room
4 Sports Day
5 SAT & SAT II/Subject Tests+
10,12 HS Drama Performance
14-18 ERB Testing, 6th – 8th grades
16 HS Music Concert
16 High School Open House for current 8th grade students & parents/guardians – 7:00 p.m.
18 Faculty/Staff Appreciation Luncheon (YK, MS & HS- 11:45 a.m. dismissal)
22 MS and HS Friendship Feasts
23-25 Thanksgiving Holiday; ASC available 11/25*
30 6th Grade Parent Night – 7:00 p.m., MS campus

December
2-3 Waverly World Market
3 SAT & SAT II/Subject Tests+
7 6th Grade Student Visit Day
10 ACT Test+
14 Holiday Program Rehearsal
15 Early dismissal – 12:00 p.m.; Holiday Program- 7:00 p.m.
16-Jan. 2 Winter Break; ASC available */**

January
3 School resumes
6 First Friday -8:45 a.m., ES Community Room
11 ES Popcorn Day
13 ES faculty work day; no school for ES only; ASC available *
16 Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday- no school; ASC available*
18 High School Open House for prospective families- 7:00 p.m.
20 End of first semester
21 SAT & SAT II/Subject Tests+
24 11th Grade College Night- 7:00 p.m.
25 HS Music Concert
26 Middle School Open House for prospective families – 7:00 p.m.
27 MS/HS Faculty Work Day; no school for MS/HS only

February
1 Applications due for new students
1 Financial aid applications due from new and returning families
3 First Friday -8:45 a.m., ES Community Room
11 ACT Test+
17 Faculty Work Day; no school; ASC available *
20 President’s Day- no school; ASC available*

March
1 Re-enrollment Contracts due from current families
2 ES/MS Parent/Teacher Conferences; no school for ES/MS only
(Students in grades 1-6 are included in conferences) ASC available *
3 ES/MS/HS Parent/Teacher Conferences; no school
(Students in grades 1-6 are included in conferences) ASC available *
7 All School and Class Pictures
9,11 HS Drama Performance
10 First Friday -8:45 a.m., ES Community Room
10 Admissions Notification
11 SAT & SAT II/Subject Tests+
15 HS Music Concert
17 7th Grade Consortium Dance at Waverly
19 Jogathon – 10:00 a.m., ES campus
21 10th Grade College Night – 7:00 p.m.
29-31 HS Trip Week

April
3-10 Spring Break
8 ACT Test+
11 School Resumes (please note that April 11 is a TUESDAY)
14 First Friday -8:45 a.m., ES Community Room
20 HS Formal Recital
25 Spirit Day & Sports BBQ
26 ES Science Fair

May
1-12 AP Exams
5 First Friday -8:45 a.m., ES Community Room
6 SAT & SAT II/Subject Tests+
6 Silent Auction
16 HS Sports Banquet
19 Last Day of Classes for 12th Grade Students
23 MS Sports Banquet
26 Faculty Work Day; no school; ASC available *
29 Memorial Day- no school; no ASC

June
1 Elementary Open House- 7:00 p.m.
2 Rock Festival, HS campus
3 SAT & SAT II/Subject Tests+
5-7 High School Finals
7 Elementary Last Day of School
7 6th Grade Celebration- 10:00 a.m.; all students must be picked up by 12:00 p.m.; no ASC available
7 High School Senior Projects- 6:00 p.m.; HS Campus
8 Middle/High School Last Day of School
8 8th Grade Celebration- 9:30 a.m.
8 12th Grade Graduation- 6:00 p.m.
9 School Campuses and Business Office Closed
10 ACT Test+
19-July 14 Waverly Summer Art Camp