Master School Calendar

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EXCEL ACADEMY – Washington, DC’s First All-Girls Public Charter School

Important School Dates                                2013-2014

PS  Orientation                                                   August 5

PK Orientation                                                   August 6

K-1 Orientation                                                  August 7

2-3 Orientation                                                   August 8

4-5 Orientation                                                   August 9

Culture Camp (New Scholars and Families)        August 19

First Day of School                                             August 20

No School: Labor Day                                        September 2

Saturday Academy (K-5th Grade)                        September 7

No School: Teacher Work Day                            September 20

Testing Dates                                                      October 1-3

Saturday Academy                                              October 5

No School: Columbus Day                                  October 14

No School: Teacher Work Day                            October 18

No School: Parent Teacher Conferences              November 1

No School: Veteran’s Day                                    November 11

No School: Thanksgiving Holiday                        November 25-29

Testing Dates                                                      December 3-5

Saturday Academy                                               December 7

No School: Teacher Work Day                             December 13

PS/PK/K Winter Concerts                                     December 19

1st-5th Grade Winter Concerts                              December 20

No School: Winter Holiday                                  December 23-January 3

Saturday Academy                                               January 11

No School: MLK Day                                           January 20

No School: Parent Teacher Conferences               January 24

Dream Campus Family Night                               January 31

Testing Dates                                                       February 4-6

Saturday Academy                                               February 8

Dream PTO                                                         February 10

Achieve/Lead PTO                                               February 11

Achieve and Lead Family Night                           February 13

No School: Teacher Work Day                             February 14

No School: Presidents’ Day                                  February 17

Testing Dates                                                       March 4-6

Saturday Academy                                               March 8

Dream PTO                                                         March 10

Achieve/Lead PTO                                               March 11

No School: Teacher Work Day                             March 14

Excel Spring Gala                                                 March 15

Saturday Academy                                               April 5 (Canceled)

Dream PTO                                                         April 7

Achieve/Lead PTO                                               April 8

Parent Teacher Conferences                           April 11

No School: Spring Break                                      April 14-21

Saturday Academy                                               May 3

Pre-School Family  Dinner                                  May 5

No School: Teacher Work Day                             May 9

Pre-K Family Dinner                                           May 12

Achieve/Lead PTO                                               May 13

2nd Grade Field Trip: Stone Ridge School         May 15

Kindergarten & First Grade Family Dinner        May 19

Testing Dates                                                       May 19-23

Strawberries and Salad Program                       May 21

Pre-K Field Trip: Port Discovery                        May 22

5th Grade Field Trip: Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens May 23

No School: Memorial Day                                   May 26

2nd and 3rd Grade Family Dinner                      May 27

Testing Dates                                                      May 27-30

Health Expo with The Madeira School           May 30

4th and 5th Grade Family Dinner                   June 2

Preschool Field Trip: Baltimore Aquarium    June 4

Spring Music Concerts                                       June 5

8:30- PS
10:30- PK
12:30- K and 1st
2:00- 2nd, 3rd, and Choir

4th Grade Field Trip: PricewaterhouseCoopers   June 6

Saturday Academy/
Achieve-Lead PTO Meeting                               June 7

4th and 5th Grade Family Dinner                    June 8

Dream PTO                                                         June 9

Preschool Field Trip: Zoo (tentative)              June 11

Report Card Pickup                                             June 16-18

PS-Kinder Bridge Ceremonies                           June 18

Preschool 8:30
Prekindergarten 11:00
Kindergarten 1:30

1st-5th Grade Bridge Ceremonies                     June 19

First Grade 8:30
Second Grade 10:30
Third Grade 1:00
Fourth/Fifth Grade 2:30

Last Day of School                                              June 20

 

Main Office: 202-377-0097

Before Care 6:45 am – 7:20 am

Breakfast 7:20 am – 7:35 am

Dream (PS-PK) Dream School Hours 7:40 am – 3:30 pm

Courtney Redding – Principal CRedding@excelpcs.org

Achieve (K-3) and Lead (4-5) Achieve and Lead School Hours 7:40 am – 3:45 pm

Jane Lozano – Principal JLozano@excelpcs.org

After School 3:45 pm – 6:00 pm

Nikki Stewart – Chief Academic Officer NStewart@excelpcs.org

Lela Johnson – Chief of School Culture and Student Life LhJohnson@excelpcs.org