2020-2021 Academic School Year

The following calendar is for the entire school (Toddler - 8th Grade).


Below are dates and events that apply to the entire school.
These dates are also listed in the calendar above.

Date Event
Aug 31 1st day of School 2020-2021
Sept 3 Labor Day
No School
Sept Zoom meeting set up by your classroom teacher. See your beginning of year email or packet.
Fair day: Cancelled because of COVID
Sept 16

Picture Day

Makeup Picture Day 
TBD Jump Rope For Heart: 9:30am - 11:45am.
Exact date depends on COVID exposures.
Oct 9 In-Service Day
No School
Oct 12 Normal school day for Columbus Day
Oct 14-16 Parent-Teacher Conferences
11:50 dismissal
Toddler do not have conferences.
Oct TBD Makeup Picture Day
Nov 11
Veteran's Day (observed)
No School
Nov 25

Noon dismissal
Nov 26-27
No School
Dec 18 
Winter Break begins
Noon dismissal
Dec 21 -
Jan 1
Winter Vacation
No school
Jan 4 Classes Resume
Jan 18 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
No School
Jan 29 Open House, Science Fair
3:00 - 5:30pm
Feb 5 In-Service Day
No School
Feb 10-12
Parent-Teacher Conferences
11:50 dismissal
Toddler do not have conferences.
Feb 15

Presidents' Day
No School
April 2 Pre-Spring Break
Full Day - Originally scheduled for 12:00 dismissal, but now a full day until 3:00 p.m. (snow day make-up)
April 5- 9

Spring Vacation
No School
April 12 Classes Resume
Salmon Release into the Hylebos Creek:
9:30 - 11:15am
Last year (2020) we had a scheduled release so that all students could participate and still socially distance.
May 31
Memorial Day
No School
June 11
June Day Festivities & Last Day of School
June - Aug Summer School (8 weeks)
July 4 Independence Day
No Summer School
Aug 30 1st day of School 2021-2022
Sept 6 Labor Day
No School


Montessori Institute for Teacher Education at Spring Valley

Early Childhood Course:
Meets Tuesdays 2:30pm - 9:00pm

Elementary Course:
Meets Saturdays, 8:30am - 5:00pm Fall, Winter, and Spring Terms.
Meets everyday, 8:30am - 5:00pm during Summer Term.