2017-2018 Calendar

2017-18  HMS School Calendar                                                         

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

Student Absence Hotline: 215-222-1689 x171

Emergency Weather Info: 215-222-1689 x203

 

SEPTEMBER

Wednesday, 9/6/17             Staff/Faculty In-service; no students

Thursday, 9/7/17                 Staff/Faculty In-service; no students

Friday, 9/8/17                      In-service/Staff training and work day; no students

Sunday, 9/10/17                  7-Day Res. students arrive between 12 noon and 7:00 PM

Monday, 9/11/17                 5-Day Res. and Day students arrive – FIRST DAY OF CLASSES & THERAPIES

 

OCTOBER

Thursday, 10/5/17              EARLY DISMISSAL of classes & therapies. Columbus Day recess begins 2:15 PM for students.                                                   Parents’ Evening, 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Friday, 10/6/17                   Staff training and work day; NO classes or therapies 

Monday, 10/9/17                Columbus Day Holiday – NO classes or therapies

Tuesday, 10/10/17              5-Day Res. and Day students & faculty return – Classes & therapies resume

 

NOVEMBER

Tuesday, 11/21/17              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, 11/21 TO 12 NOON SUNDAY, 11/26

 

Wednesday, 11/22/17        Staff/Faculty In-service – NO classes or therapies

Sunday, 11/26/17               7-Day Res. students return between 12 noon and 7:00 PM

Monday, 11/27/17              5-Day Res. and Day students & faculty return – Classes & therapies resume

 

DECEMBER

Thursday, 12/14/17            Holiday Program – 1:00 PM

Friday, 12/15/17                 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 FRIDAY, 12/15 TO 8:00 AM TUESDAY, 1/2

JANUARY

Tuesday, 1/2/18                7-Day Res. students return after 8:00 AM;

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

Friday, 1/12/18                    FULL DAY of classes & therapies.

Monday, 1/15/18                 Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday – NO classes or therapies

Tuesday, 1/16/18                 5-Day Res. and Day students & faculty return – Classes & therapies resume

FEBRUARY

Thursday, 2/15/18             FULL DAY of classes & therapies.

Friday, 2/16/18                   Staff training and work dayNO classes or therapies

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

Tuesday, 2/20/18               5-Day Res. and Day students & faculty return – Classes & therapies resume

 

MARCH   

Thursday, 3/22/18            EARLY DISMISSAL of classes and therapies; Spring Recess begins @ 2:15 PM.                                                   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, 3/22 TO 12 NOON MONDAY, 4/2

Friday, 3/23/18                  Staff/Faculty In-service – NO classes or therapies

 

APRIL                      

Monday, 4/2/18                  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, 4/3/18                  5-Day Res. and Day students return – classes and therapies resume                                    

 

MAY

Friday, 5/25/18                    FULL DAY of classes & therapies.

Monday, 5/28/18                 Memorial Day Holiday – NO classes or therapies

Tuesday, 5/29/18                 5-Day Res. and Day students & faculty return – Classes & therapies resume                                     

JUNE

Friday, 6/8 or 6/15/18        Graduation ceremony (TBD)

Thursday, 6/28/18              LAST DAY OF REGULAR SCHOOL YEARFULL DAY of classes & therapies

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

JULY

Wednesday, 7/4/18            Fourth of July Holiday – NO ESY

Wednesday, 7/18/18          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.