2016-2017 Calendar Key Dates

The most current and comprehensive list of dates can be found on the calendar section of the school's website.

Saturday, July 2-Sunday, July 10
MSHSAA No Contact Period for all high school athletes

Monday, August 1
High School Fall Sports Practices begin

Friday, August 19, 2016
New Student Orientation
New Parent Orientation
Green & White Games (an all community family event), 6 PM

Tuesday, August 23, 2016
First day of school, Day 1

Monday, September 5
Labor Day - NO SCHOOL

Thursday, September 8
Back to School Night

Monday, September 26-Saturday, October 1
Spirit Week

Friday, September 30
Homecoming games (an all community family event)
Bonfire (an all community family event)

Saturday, October 1
High School Homecoming Dance

Monday, October 3
Rosh Hashana - NO SCHOOL

Wednesday, October 12
Yom Kippur - NO SCHOOL

Wednesday, November 23-Friday, November 25
Thanksgiving Break - NO SCHOOL

Thursday, December 22-Tuesday, January 3
Winter Break - NO SCHOOL

Wednesday, January 4
School resumes

Monday, January, 16
Martin Luther King Day - NO SCHOOL

Monday, February 20
President's Day - NO SCHOOL

Monday, March 20-Friday, March 31
Spring Break - NO SCHOOL

Monday, April 3
School resumes

Monday, May 29
Memorial Day - NO SCHOOL

Tuesday, May 30
Field Day & Yearbook Distribution
Textbook Buy-back

Wednesday, May 31
Commencement, 6 PM

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Whitfield School is an independent, coeducational college preparatory day school for grades 6–12.

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Whitfield’s demanding academic program coupled with the support of a dedicated, world class faculty prepares graduates for both the college experience and life beyond.

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