The First Waldorf School in North America
Lower School   15 East 79th Street  212 535.2130
Upper School   15 East 78th Street  212 879.1101

Important Dates, Holidays, Assemblies & Closings

2014-15 School Year
Labor Day Monday, Sept 1
Opening Day Grades 1-12 (Rose Ceremony) Wednesday, Sept 3 (noon dismissal)
Welcoming Day for Early Childhood Thursday, Sept 4 (Nursery Phase-in Schedule; KG Noon Dismissal)
Rosh Hashanah Thursday, September 25 & Friday, September 26 (school closed)
Yom Kippur Friday, October 3 (school open) & Saturday, October 4
Columbus Day Monday, October 13 (school closed)
Fall Fair Prep Day Thursday, November 20 (noon dismissal - Early Childhood)
Fall Fair Set Up Friday, November 21 (Early Childhood - Gr. 6, school closed
Grade 7-12, regular schedule ) 
Fall Fair Saturday, November 22 (10:00 AM - 4:00 PM)
Thanksgiving Assembly Wednesday, November 26 (noon dismissal; EC Closed)
Thanksgiving Vacation Thursday, November 27 & Friday, November 28 (school closed)
Winter Vacation Begins Friday, December 19 (noon dismissal)
Classes Resume Monday, January 5
ES & HS Parent/Teacher Conferences Friday, January 16 (school closed)
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday, January 19 (school closed)
Faculty & Staff In-Service Day Friday, February 13 (school closed)
Presidents' Weekend Monday, February 16 & Tuesday, February 17 (school closed)
Spring Break Begins Friday, March 13 (all-school assembly; noon dismissal)
Classes Resume Monday, March 30
Good Friday & Passover Friday, April 3 (school closed)
Easter Monday Monday, April 6 (school closed)
Classes Resume Tuesday, April 7
Memorial Day Monday, May 25 (school closed)
Early Childhood Afternoon Program Ends Friday, June 5
Early Childhood Closing Day Tuesday, June 9 
All-School Assembly & Rose Ceremony Thursday, June 11
8th Grade Moving Up Ceremony Thursday, June 11
12th Grade Graduation Thursday, June 11