2018-2019 Calendar

2018-19  HMS School Calendar                                                          

Phone: 215-222-2566   Gen’l Fax: 215-222-1889 Nursing Fax: 215-662-5159

Student Absence Hotline: 215-222-1689 x171

Emergency Weather Info: 215-222-1689 x203

 

SEPTEMBER

Wednesday, 9/5/18             Staff/Faculty In-service; no students

Thursday, 9/6/18                 Staff/Faculty In-service; no students

Friday, 9/7/18                      In-service/Staff training and work day; no students

Sunday, 9/9/18                    7-Day Res. students arrive between 12 noon and 7:00 PM

Monday, 9/10/18                5-Day Res. and Day students arrive – FIRST DAY OF CLASSES & THERAPIES

 

OCTOBER

Thursday, 10/4/18              EARLY DISMISSAL of classes & therapies. Columbus Day recess begins 2:15 PM for students.                                                   Parents’ Evening, 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM

 

Friday, 10/5/18                    Staff training and work day; NO classes or therapies 

Monday, 10/8/18                Columbus Day Holiday – NO classes or therapies

Tuesday, 10/9/18                 5-Day Res. and Day students & faculty return – Classes & therapies resume

 

NOVEMBER

Tuesday, 11/20/18              FULL day of classes & therapies; Thanksgiving recess begins 4:00 PM for students

Students must be picked up from HMS School by 7:00 PM

 

SCHOOL & RESIDENCE ARE CLOSED TO ALL STUDENTS

FROM 7:00 PM TUESDAY, 11/20 TO 12 NOON SUNDAY, 11/25

 

Wednesday, 11/21/18        Staff/Faculty In-service – NO classes or therapies

Sunday, 11/25/18               7-Day Res. students return between 12 noon and 7:00 PM

Monday, 11/26/18              5-Day Res. and Day students & faculty return – Classes & therapies resume

 

DECEMBER

Friday, 12/14/18                 Holiday Program – 1:00 PM

Tuesday, 12/18/18              EARLY DISMISSAL of classes & therapies; Winter Recess begins 2:15 PM for students

Students must be picked up from HMS School by 4:00 PM

SCHOOL & RESIDENCE ARE CLOSED TO ALL STUDENTS

FROM 4:00 PM TUESDAY, 12/18, TO 8:00 AM WEDNESDAY, 1/2

 

JANUARY

Wednesday, 1/2/19             7-Day Res. students return after 8:00 AM

5-Day Res. and Day students & staff/faculty return – Classes & therapies resume

Friday, 1/18/19                    FULL DAY of classes & therapies.

Monday, 1/21/19                 Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday – NO classes or therapies

Tuesday, 1/22/19                 5-Day Res. and Day students & faculty return – Classes & therapies resume

 

FEBRUARY

Thursday, 2/14/19              FULL DAY of classes & therapies.

Friday, 2/15/19                    Staff training and work dayNO classes or therapies

Monday, 2/18/19             Presidents’ Day HolidayNO classes or therapies

Tuesday, 2/19/19                  5-Day Res. and Day students & faculty return – Classes & therapies resume

 

MARCH                                 No holidays or early dismissals

 

APRIL

Thursday, 4/11/19              EARLY DISMISSAL of classes and therapies; Spring Recess begins 2:15 PM for students

Students must be picked up from HMS School by 7:00 PM

Parents’ Evening, 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM

SCHOOL & RESIDENCE ARE CLOSED TO ALL STUDENTS

FROM 7:00 PM THURSDAY, 4/11 TO 12:00 NOON MONDAY, 4/22

 

Friday, 4/12/19                    Staff/Faculty In-service – NO classes or therapies

Monday, 4/22/19                 7-Day Res. students return between 12 noon and 7:00 PM; staff/faculty return

Staff training and work day – NO classes or therapies

Tuesday, 4/23/19                 5-Day Res. and Day students & staff/faculty return – Classes & therapies resume

 

MAY

Friday, 5/24/19                    FULL DAY of classes & therapies.

Monday, 5/27/19             Memorial Day Holiday – NO classes or therapies

Tuesday, 5/28/19                  5-Day Res. and Day students & faculty return – Classes & therapies resume

             

JUNE

Friday, 6/7 &/or 6/14/19    Graduation ceremony (TBD)

Wednesday, 6/26/19          LAST DAY OF REGULAR SCHOOL YEAR – FULL DAY of classes & therapies

                                    ** Extended School Year (ESY) schedule to be determined

 

JULY

Thursday, 7/4/19                Fourth of July Holiday – NO ESY 

Tuesday, 7/16/19                 LAST DAY OF RESIDENCE

HMS closes to all resident students at 7:00 PM

**  ESY program dates for all school district eligible students to be determined.

 

If make-up days are needed because of inclement weather or other emergencies, a notice of revised calendar will be issued, and if necessary, start of ESY will be postponed accordingly.  Parents and staff should also be aware that needed make-up days may be taken from the end of the scheduled regular school year, scheduled holidays or Spring Break.