A Pre-K to Grade 12 Independent Quaker Day School Serving the Greater Durham-Chapel Hill Area

All-School Calendar List


These factors are among the many that CFS considers when planning its academic calendar: secular holidays, religious holidays, the calendars of local schools and universities, and providing the greatest continuity regarding family needs and instructional needs.

August 1TuesdayUpper School Sports Practices Begin
August 9 & 10Wednesday & Thursday New Staff Orientation
August 11FridaySummer Programs End
August 14 - 18Monday - FridayStaff Work Week
August 21MondayUS and MS Orientation Day for New Students
LS Open House
Staff Workday
August 22TuesdaySchool Begins - Noon Dismissal
(ES - Special conditions for first week)
August 24ThursdayMiddle School Sports Practices Begin
September 4
MondaySchool Closed - Labor Day
September 29
FridayFall Weekend - School Closed
October 18WednesdaySchool Closed - Staff Workday
October 19 & 20Thursday & Friday

School Closed -
Parent-Teacher Conferences
November 5SundayMain Campus Open House
November 9
ThursdaySchool Closed - Staff Development
November 10
FridaySchool Closed - Staff Workday
November 22WednesdaySchool Closes at Noon
November 23 & 24Thursday & FridaySchool Closed for Thanksgiving Break
November 27MondaySchool Resumes
December 15FridaySchool Closes at Noon for Winter Break
January 2
TuesdaySchool Closed for Staff Development
January 3
WednesdaySchool Resumes
January 15MondayMartin Luther King Jr. Celebration - Noon Dismissal
(ES - Special conditions apply)
February 16
FridayMS/US Staff Workday (ES/LS Open)
February 21WednesdaySchool Closed - Staff Workday
February 22 & 23
Thursday & FridaySchool Closed - Parent-Teacher Conferences
March 12MondaySchool Closed for Staff Development
March 30FridayGrandparents and Family Friends Day
School Closes at Noon for Spring Break
April 9
MondaySchool Resumes
May 4
FridayES/LS/MS Closed - Staff Workday (US Open)
May 7MondayES Closed - Optional Parent-Teacher Conferences
(LS/MS/US Open)
May 18
FridayUS Closed for Staff Workday (ES/LS/MS Open)
May 28MondaySchool Closed for Memorial Day
June 8
FridaySchool Year Ends at Noon
June 10SundayGraduation - 10:30 am
June 11 - 15Monday - FridayStaff Work Week
June 18MondaySummer Programs Begin