Important Dates

Click here to view the 2023-24 academic year calendar.

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Below you will find the important dates for the 2023-24 academic year. You can also check the calendar to view more events and the special events page for event descriptions and detailed schedules.

Look for events and dates marked with an asterisk (*) to identify those that are open for families to attend.

Cadre Leadership Camp and Pre-Season Sports Camp – July 26

New Cadet Registration and New Parent Orientation – August 4

New Cadet Resolution Ceremony – August 6

Returning Cadet Registration – August 7

Homecoming/Alumni Weekend – September 29-October 1*

Crucible – October 4 (Alternate date, in case of inclement weather, is October 11.)

Fall Family Weekend & Parent-Teacher-CLA Conferences – October 19-22*

Veteran's Day Review – November 10*

Fall Sports Awards Assembly – November 15*

Thanksgiving Furlough – November 22-26 (not a mandatory leave)

82nd Evensong – December 9*

Winter Furlough – December 16-January 2 (mandatory leave)

Midyear New Cadet Registration – January 4

New Cadet Resolution Ceremony –January 10

Valentine Weekend & Parent-Teacher-CLA Conferences – February 9-11*

President’s Day Open Weekend – February 16-19

Midyear New Cadet Crucible – February 21

Spring Furlough – March 2-10 (mandatory leave)

Winter Sports Awards Assembly – March 13*

Easter Open Weekend – March 28-April 1

Spring Family Weekend & Parent-Teacher-CLA Conferences – April 18-21*

Maroon & Gold Gala – April 20*

Fine Arts Award Assembly – April 23*

Spring Sports Awards Assembly – May 1*

Mother's Day Review – May 12*

Corps Annual Field Trip – May 15

Final Assembly and 8th Grade Promotion – May 17*

Senior Baccalaureate & Banquet — May 17 (open to seniors and their families only)

135th Commencement & Final Formation — May 18*