An Independent School • Grades 5-12

Please note that the dates on this calendar are tentative and are subject to change.

August 2021

18: US football starts
23: US fall sports start
23/30: MS soccer starts
31: US new student orientation

September

1: US first day of school (first day schedule); MS new student orientation
2: MS first day of school; convocation        
3: 5th grade, 6th grade, 7th grade retreats
6: LABOR DAY; NO CLASSES; Lakeside closed
8-9: 12th grade retreat
14: MS Back-to-School Night
23: US Back-to-School Night
21-22: 9th grade retreat
27-Oct 1: US 9th grade and new advisee parent/guardian conferences

October

8: Professional development day (NWAIS); NO CLASSES
13: PSATs for 10th and 11th graders
29: Fall semester midpoint

November

1: Faculty workday; NO CLASSES
8-12: MS advisor-parent/guardian conferences; NO MS CLASSES on Thursday, Nov. 11
20: ROAR auction
24: MS Grand Day
25-26, 29: THANKSGIVING BREAK; Lakeside closed
30: Professional development day; NO CLASSES

December

20-31: WINTER BREAK  (offices open Dec. 20-22 and Dec. 27-29)

January 2022

3: Classes resume
14: Fall semester ends
17 : MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY; NO CLASSES; Lakeside closed
18 : Professional development day; NO CLASSES
19: Spring semester begins

February 

21-25: MIDWINTER BREAK (offices open Feb. 23-25)
28: Classes resume

March

25: Spring semester midpoint

April

11-15: SPRING BREAK (offices open all week)
18: Professional development day; NO CLASSES
19: Classes resume

May

16: May Day carnival
29: Senior prom
30: MEMORIAL DAY; NO CLASSES; Lakeside closed

June

1: US spring semester ends
2: US reading day
3: MS spring semester ends; last day of classes for MS
3, 6-7: US final exams (a.m. and p.m.)
7: MS graduation, 7 p.m.
8: Baccalaureate, 7 p.m.
9: Commencement, 2 p.m.
10-12: Reunions
20: Summer School Programs begin

July

4: INDEPENDENCE DAY OBSERVED; Lakeside closed
5: LEEP program begins

Highly tentative 

Sept. 3, GSL orientation; Oct. 4-8, 8th-grade GSL trips; March 9-11, 5th-grade 0utdoor trips; May 17-20, 7th-grade outdoor trips; May 25-27, 6th-grade outdoor trips; June 13-17, US Global Service Learning pre-trip curriculum; June 18, US Global Service Learning trips begin