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FRIDAY, May 17

7:30-9:00 AM | We ❤️ Our Volunteers! All-Parent Volunteer Coffee on the Chapel Green. It's our turn to thank you for making Breck, Breck. Join us for coffee, tea, snacks, and gratitude! Children of volunteers are welcome, too! RSVPs appreciated.

7:00-8:15 PM | MS Musical: Beauty and the Beast, Jr. (Cargill Theater)

LS = Day 5 | Non-uniform day (Note: open-toe shoes or sandals are not allowed — for safety and hygiene reasons)
MS = A Day - Friday schedule | Grade 6 Solar Sprint (cancelled - will be rescheduled)
US = May Program Kickoff | AP Exams • AM = Music Theory

Saturday, May 18

7:00-8:15 PM | MS Musical: Beauty and the Beast, Jr. (Cargill Theater)

7:00-10:00 PM | Grade 11 Parents Community-Building Event at the American Legion (adjacent to Breck School). RSVP to Keena Frerichs.

8:30-11:30 PM | Junior/Senior Prom

Sunday, May 19

2:00-3:15 PM | MS Musical: Beauty and the Beast, Jr. (Cargill Theater)

May 20-26, 2019

Monday, May 20

LS = Day 6
MS = B Day - Monday schedule
US = May Program

TUESDAY, May 21

6:00-8:00 PM | New Family Dinner 

LS = Day 1
MS = A Day - Thursday schedule | BAM t-shirt day
US = May Program

WEDNESDAY, May 22

1:00-4:00 PM | Parent Gathering at Interlachen Country Club. Please join your fellow Breck parents for our final Parent Gathering of the school year. There will be light appetizers and beverages served; cash bar available. Stop by this relaxed event to connect before we break for the summer. Whether your child is wrapping up their first year or heading to college, we hope to see you there! RSVPs appreciated.

LS = Day 2
MS = A Day - Wednesday schedule
US = May Program

THURSDAY, May 23

8:00-9:00 AM | Grade 11 Coffee Talk (Heritage Room, Anderson Ice Arena) The college counselors will be sharing what to expect for your student's senior year.

12:30-3:00 PM | Kindergarten BBQ and Portfolio Review

6:00-9:00 PM | Grade 4 Dinner and Celebration (Gym C and Cargill Theater)

LS = Day 3
MS = B Day - Grades 5/6 RAS schedule | Grades 7/8 Finals schedule: AM = Math Final • PM = World Language Final
US = May Program

FRIDAY, May 24

LS = Day 4 | Yearbooks coming home! | Non-uniform day (Note: open-toe shoes or sandals are not allowed — for safety and hygiene reasons)
MS = A Day - Grades 5/6 Special schedule (all 7 periods meet) | Grades 7/8 Finals schedule: AM = English Final • Grade 7 dismissal at 11:30; Grade 8 dismissal at 12:15
US = May Program

Saturday, May 25

Main campus closed

May 27 - June 2, 2019

Monday, May 27

Memorial Day | All-School Holiday | No school | Main campus closed

TUESDAY, May 28

No Activity Bus — for the rest of the school year

No MS After-School Program for the rest of the school year

2:45-3:15 PM | World Music Concert (Cargill Theater)

LS = Day 5 | Please check the Lost and Found this week (located by Gym C and Door K)
MS = A Day - Tuesday schedule | Grade 5 Rocket Day | No MS After-School Program | Grade 6 laptop collection
US = May Program

WEDNESDAY, May 29

No Activity Bus | No MS After-School Program

Grade 6 leaves for Washington DC trip!

LS = Day 6
MS = B Day - Wednesday schedule | Grade 5 Rocket Day Rain Date | Grade 5 laptop collection | Grade 6 leaves for Washington DC trip | No MS After-School Program
US = May Program

THURSDAY, May 30

No Activity Bus | No MS After-School Program

7:00-9:00 PM | Grades 7/8 Social at Breck

LS = Day 1
MS = B Day - Thursday schedule | Grade 5 Olympics | Grades 6 in Washington DC | Grade 7 laptop collection | 7:00-9:00 PM Grades 7/8 Social | No MS After-School Program
US = May Program

FRIDAY, May 31

No Activity Bus | No MS After-School Program

1:30-3:00 PM | Lower School Closing Program (Chapel) and Reception (Chapel Green). This is a dressy-casual day for LS students. Students will be dismissed for the school year following the program. Note: Bins will be placed outside the Chapel following the LS Closing Program to collect gently-used uniforms.

MS =  Grade Level Field Trips | Grade 5 to Lake Rebecca | Grade 6 in Washington, DC | Grade 7 to Trollhaugen | Grade 8 to Valleyfair | Grade 8 laptop collection | | Non-uniform day | No MS After-School Program
US = May Program

Saturday, June 1

National SAT Test Day (at Breck)

Grade 6 in Washington DC

Sunday, June 2

5:00 PM | Baccalaureate Service (Chapel)

Grade 6 returns from Washington DC Trip

June 3-9, 2019

Monday, June 3

No Activity Bus  | No MS After-School Program

1:30-3:00 PM | Middle School Closing (Chapel) and Reception (Chapel Green). Middle School students are dismissed for the school year following the program. 

MS = B Day - last day of school for grades 5-8 | Grade 5 Egg Drop | Dress-up day for MS Closing Ceremony and Reception | No MS After-School Program
US = May Program (last day)

Tuesday, June 4

9:45-11:00 AM | Upper School Art Show and Reception (Chapel Gallery)

11:00 AM-12:30 PM (time change) | Upper School Awards and Closing Program (Chapel). 

12:30 PM | Barbecue and music on the Chapel Green

US = May Program presentations, computers turned in, etc.

Faculty Workshop

Wednesday, June 5

Noon-3:30 PM | Senior luncheon and closing activities

Faculty Workshop

Thursday, June 6

7:00 PM | Commencement (Chapel)

Faculty Workshop

Friday, June 7

Faculty Workshop

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM | Grade 11 Common Application and Essay Workshop (MS Dining Room)

Saturday, June 8

National ACT Test Day (at Breck)

June 10 - August 26, 2019

Tuesday, June 11

Summer Institute 2019 (Breck School): Mind, Brain, and Education (MBE) & Action Research in Your School: Spatialization, STEAM, and Beyond. This one-day Summer Institute is intended for teaching professionals. Please help us spread the word to your teaching friends, family, and colleagues. This event is co-sponsored by Breck's Peter Clark Center for Mind, Brain, and Education and Johns Hopkins Science of Learning Institute. For more information and to register, click here.

Monday, June 17

Breck Summer Programs | Session 1 begins

Sunday, June 30

Last day to make a gift to Breck's Annual Fund for the 2018-2019 school year!

Monday, July 1

Breck Summer Programs | Session 2 begins

Thursday, July 4

Independence Day | All-School Holiday | Building closed

Saturday, July 13

National ACT Test Day (offsite)

Monday, July 15

Breck Summer Programs | Session 3 begins

Friday, July 26

Last day of Breck Summer Programs 

Thursday, August 1

Immunization forms are due to the Health Center

Monday, August 26

First day of school (for grades 2-12 | P-K-1 have special schedule)