School Calendar

Dandy Lion Montessori School
Where Children Learn How to Learn
SCHOOL CALENDAR 2019-2021

*Fall Session Begins on Tuesday, September 8, 2020

September 2020

7 Mon Closed – Labor Day
8 Tue First Day of School
16 Wed Back to School – Information Available

October 2020

TBD Field Trip – Avila Valley Barn Pumpkin Patch – At this time Avila Barn is not doing the School visits. Will be following up with them in September to see what options they will have.
28 Wed Photo Day – 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
30 Fri Halloween Parade and Party – All enrolled children are welcome to participate! Parade will start at 10:30 a.m. Please send your child’s costume to school in a clearly marked bag with their name on everything. Lunch and party to follow parade. No masks, weapons or props.

November 2020

11 Wed Closed – Veteran’s Day
20 Fri Thanksgiving Family Celebration Feast 11:00 a.m. Possible changes on how it will be done.
Dandy Lion will supply the turkey and the parents supply the side dishes!
26-27 Th-Fri School Closed – Thanksgiving Holiday break
30 Mon Parent Conferences-Sunshine Room
Watch for sign-ups to schedule your time slot with your child’s teacher.

December 2020

1-2,4 T-W,F Parent Conferences-Sunshine Room
Watch for sign-ups to schedule your time slot with your child’s teacher.
7-9,11 M-W,F Parent Conferences- Rainbow Room
Watch for sign-ups to schedule your time slot with your child’s teacher.
TBD Holiday Program 7:00 p.m. Grover Beach Community Center TBD
18 Fri Children’s Class Lunch and Party 11:00 a.m.
21-31 Mon-Fri School Closed Winter Break
School resumes Monday, January 4, 2021

Happy Holidays!

January 2021

1 Fri Closed- Winter Break
4 Mon Return to School from Winter Break
18 Mon School Closed (Martin Luther King Day)

February 2021

5 Fri Abraham Lincoln Project
8 Mon School Closed (Lincoln’s Birthday)
12 Fri “Caring and Sharing Day” – We will be putting fruit gift baskets together.
12 Fri George Washington Project
15 Mon School Closed (President’s Day)

March 2021

17 Wed Saint Patrick’s Day Celebration 11:00 a.m. (Don’t forget to wear your Green!)
24 Wed Spring Show and Pizza Lunch/Picnic 11:00 a.m.
29,30,31 M-W Parent Conferences – Sunshine Room
Watch for sign-ups to schedule your time slot with your child’s teacher.

April 2021

2 F Parent Conferences- Sunshine Room
Watch for sign-ups to schedule your time slot with your child’s teacher.
1 Thu Easter Egg Hunt & Children’s Class Party / Picnic
5-9 M-F Spring Break
2,13,14,16 M-W, F Parent Conferences- Rainbow Room
Watch for sign-ups to schedule your time slot with your child’s teacher.
21 Wed Kindergarten Night 6:30 p.m.

May 2021

3-7 M-F Re-enrollment Week
17-21 M-F Art Week – Look for parent / helper sign-up sheets to go up!
26 Wed Children’s Night – Open House 6:30 p.m. Watch for your invitation
28 Fri Enrollment Deadline! Secure your child’s spot for summer and/or Fall. All forms and enrollment fees due by this date.
31 Mon School Closed – Memorial Day Holiday

June 2021

9 Wed Art Show – 6:30 p.m. Half Day- school is out at 1:00 pm
Please come and take a walk through our school to view the beautiful art work which will be displayed for all to enjoy. Guests are welcome!
23 Wed Graduation Celebration 6:30 p.m. **Congratulations Class of 2021!
30 Wed Family Hot Dog Potluck & Picnic Lunch is 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Watch for sign-up to bring a side-dish if you would like.
30 Wed Last Day of School

July 2021

1-2 Thu-Fri School Closed Teacher Inservice
5 Mon Summer School Starts – Summer School Fri 7/5 thru Fri 8/27

Aug 2021

27 Fri Last Day of Summer School
30-3 M-F Closed-Teacher Clean-Up Week
*Fall Session Begins on Tuesday, September 7, 2021