Nursery School Calendar

TEMPLE SINAI NURSERY SCHOOL CALENDAR

DRAFT

2019-2020

 

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August

• Sunday, August 18: Parents’ Association Playdate – TSNS Playground (10 a.m. – 12 p.m.)

• Friday, August 23 – Friday, August 30: Faculty Orientation and Training

• Wednesday, August 28: Parents’ Association Playdate – TSNS Playground (10 a.m. – 12 p.m.)

• Friday, August 30: “Apples and Honey” Open House for 3-, 4- and 5-day students (pre-assigned small group time slots to be sent before school starts)


September

Monday, September 2: TSNS Closed – Labor Day

• Tuesday, September 3:  Classes begin for 4- and 5-day students (follow transition schedule)

• Wednesday, September 4:  Classes begin for 3-day students (follow transition schedule)

• Sunday, September 8:  Rainbow Days Open House and Pizza Party for children in 3 year-old classes – NEW!!!

• Wednesday, September 11: Afternoon Enrichment Discovery Program, Rainbow Days and Lunch Bunch begin

• Wednesday, September 11 & Thursday, September 12:  Bagels with the Director & Assistant Director (9:30 a.m. – noon)

• Monday, September 16:  Afternoon Enrichment Swing into Pre-Literacy Program begins

• Sunday, September 22: Fall Family Festival (10 a.m. – 12 p.m.)

• Monday, September 30:  TSNS Closed – Rosh Hashanah (all families welcome at Temple Sinai Family Service)

• TBD:  New Parents’ Evening at Perri’s House


October

• Wednesday, October 3: Parents’ Evening

• Tuesday, October 8: No Afternoon Enrichment or Lunch Bunch – Kol Nidre

• Wednesday, October 9: TSNS Closed – Yom Kippur (All families welcome at Temple Sinai Family Service)

• Monday, October 14: Temple Sinai Building Closed – Sukkot; No School

• Tuesday, October 15: TSNS Closed – Staff Professional Day

• Monday, October 21: Temple Sinai Building Closed – Simchat Torah; No School

• Monday, October 28: No Afternoon Enrichment or Lunch Bunch (conference prep)

• TBD: Pre-K Informational Meeting


November

November Mitzvah – Operation Gratitude:  Halloween Candy Drive for our Servicemen/women

Thursday, November 7: Conferences for 2-day students – School closed for 2-day students only

• Friday, November 9: TSNS Closed – Conferences for 3-, 4- and 5-day students

• Wednesday, November 27 – Friday, November 29: TSNS Closed – Thanksgiving Holiday

• TBD:  Child’s Play Shopping TSNS Fundraiser


December

December Mitzvah – Coat Drive

• Friday, December 6: Family Chanukah Party (11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.); Chanukah begins Dec. 2 at sundown.

• Thursday, December 12:  TSNS Closed – Jewish Early Childhood Education Conference

• Sunday, December 15:  Winter Concert (snow date TBD)

• Monday, December 23 – Friday, January 3: TSNS Closed – Winter Break*

*MCPS & DCPS Winter Break – December 23 – January 1


January

• Monday, January 6: Classes Resume

• Monday, January 20: TSNS Closed – Martin Luther King Day


February

• Monday, February 17: TSNS Closed – Presidents’ Day

• Tuesday, February 18: TSNS Closed – Staff Professional Day (will cancel if too many snow days)

• Tuesday, February 26:  Special Visitors’ Day and Annual Art Exhibit

• Wednesday, February 27:  Special Visitors’ Day and Annual Art Exhibit

*DCPS closed February 17-21


March

March Mitzvah – Diaper Drive

• Saturday, March 7: Annual Spring Auction 

• Tuesday, March 10 and Wednesday, March 11:  Purim Parades

• Tuesday, March 24: TSNS Closed – Staff Professional Day


April

• Friday, April 3: Model Seder

Wednesday, April 8 – Thursday April 16:  TSNS Closed – Spring Break*

Friday, April 17: Temple Sinai Building Closed – 7th Day of Passover; No School

• Wednesday, April 22: Picture Day

• Thursday, April 23: Picture Day

• Wednesday, April 29: Yom Ha’atzmaut – Israel’s Birthday

*MCPS Break – April 6-13 (Mon-Mon)/DCPS Break – April 13-17 (Mon-Fri)


May

• Monday, May 4:  No Afternoon Enrichment or Lunch Bunch (conference prep)

• Wednesday, May 6: Sibling Photos/Make-Up Picture Day

Thursday, May 14: Conferences for 2-day students – School closed for 2-day students only

• Friday, May 15: TSNS Closed for all children – Conferences for 3-, 4- and 5-day students

Monday, May 25: TSNS Closed – Memorial Day

Friday, May 29: Temple Sinai Building Closed – Shavuot; No School


 

June

• Monday, June 1: Last day for Swing into Pre-Literacy Program

• Tuesday, June 2: Last day for Rainbow Days, Pre-K Afternoon Enrichment and Lunch Bunch

Tuesday, June 2:  Last day of school for 2-day students

• Wednesday, June 3: Last day of school for 3-, 4- and 5-day students

• Wednesday, June 3: Dismissal for all students at 11:45 a.m. 

• Wednesday, June 3: End of Year Picnic (11:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m.)

• Thursday, June 4 – Friday, June 5:  End of Year Faculty Wrap-up

• Monday, June 15: Summer Camp Begins