Calendar- Dates to Know

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Dates for 2017/18 are subject to change. 

Fall 2017/ Spring 2018 Term Dates 
Fall SemesterMonday, Sept. 11, 2017- Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018
Fall Trimester Early Childhood Monday, Sept. 11 - Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017
Fall Trimester/Semester Family Observation WeekMonday, Oct. 23 - Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017
Fall Student ConcertsSaturday, Dec. 9 & Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017

Winter Trimester Priority Registration (for students currently enrolled in the Fall Trimester)Monday, Oct. 23 - Friday, Nov. 10, 2017
Winter Trimester Open RegistrationSaturday, Nov. 11, 2017- Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018
Winter Trimester Early ChildhoodTuesday, Jan. 2 -Thursday, March 29, 2018
Winter Trimester Family Observation WeekMonday, Feb. 5 - Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018
Spring SemesterMonday, Jan. 29- Saturday, Jun. 16, 2018
Spring Semester Priority Registration (for students currently enrolled in the Fall Semester)Saturday, Dec. 9- Friday, Jan. 5, 2018
Spring Semester Open RegistrationSaturday, Jan. 6 - Saturday, Mar. 3, 2018
Spring Trimester Early ChildhoodMonday, Apr. 9 - Saturday, Jun. 16, 2018
Spring Trimester Priority Registration (for students enrolled in the Winter Trimester)Monday, Jan. 29 - Friday, Feb. 9, 2018
Spring Trimester Open RegistrationSaturday, Feb. 10- Friday, Apr. 21, 2018
Spring Semester Family Observation WeekMonday, March 19 - Saturday, March 24, 2018
Spring Trimester Family Observation WeekMonday, May 7 - Saturday, May 12, 2018
Spring Student ConcertsSaturday, June 9 & Sunday, June 10, 2018

Currently enrolled students are encouraged to re-register for an upcoming term during Priority Registration periods. Toward the end of each term, a period of time is set aside for Priority Registration allowing families currently enrolled in classes an opportunity to secure their same slot for the upcoming term.

No Youth Classes 
Rosh HashanahThursday, Sept. 21 - Friday, Sept. 22, 2017
Yom KippurSaturday, Sept. 30, 2017 (classes in session Friday, Sept. 29)
Columbus DayMonday, Oct. 9, 2017 (classes in session Saturday, Oct. 7)
Election DayTuesday, Nov. 7, 2017
Veterans DayBAX CLASSES IN SESSION - Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017
Thanksgiving BreakWednesday, Nov. 22 - Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017
Fall Student ConcertsSaturday, Dec. 9 - Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017
Winter RecessMonday, Dec. 18, 2017- Monday, Jan. 1, 2018
Martin Luther King Jr. DayMonday, Jan. 15, 2018 (classes in session Sat. Jan. 13)
Mid-Winter RecessFriday, Feb. 16 - Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018 (no classes on Saturdays, Feb. 17 & Feb. 24 )
Spring RecessFriday, March 30 - Saturday, Apr. 7, 2018 (no classes on Saturdays, March 31 & April 7)
Teen Arts ConferenceSaturday, April 21, 2018
Memorial DaySaturday, May 26- Monday, May 28, 2018
Spring Student Concerts Saturday, Jun. 9- Sunday, Jun. 10, 2018
Eid al-FitrFriday, June 15, 2018 (Friday, June 8th is the last day of Friday classes.) Classes are IN SESSION on Saturday, June 16th (last day of 17/18 season).

School Break Programming 
Open Registration for 2018 School Breaks (President's Week & Spring Break)Tuesday, Jan. 2 , 2018
Open Registration for 2018 Summer Arts ProgramMonday, Jan. 29, 2018
2018 President's Week Arts ProgramMonday, Feb. 19 - Friday, Feb. 23, 2018
2018 Spring Break Arts ProgramMonday, Apr. 2 - Friday, Apr. 6, 2018
2018 Summer Arts ProgramMonday, July 2 - Friday, Aug. 17, 2018 (No programming on Wednesday, July 4th.)

Special Events/Programs 
Fall Term Open HouseSaturday, Sept. 9, 2017 (10:00-2:00pm)
BTC first rehearsalsFriday, Sept. 15 & 29 , 2017 (4:30-6:45pm)
Fall Family Observation Week House Party (culminating celebration)Saturday, October 28, 2017, 2:00-4:00pm
Halloween Playspace (first day of Playspace)Monday, Oct. 30, 2017 (drop in 9:30-11:30am)
YouthWorks Family OrientationSaturday, Dec. 2, 2017
Fall Student ConcertsSaturday, Dec. 9 & Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017
YouthWorks PerformanceSaturday, Feb. 3 at 7pm & Sunday, Feb. 4 at 5pm, 2018
Artist Services DaySunday, Feb. 11, 2018
Teen Arts Conference (invitation only)Saturday, April 21, 2018
Last day of PlayspaceFriday, May 4, 2018
AcroBAX I & II Year-End ShowcaseSaturday, May 5 at 8pm & Sunday, May 6 at 3pm, 2018
Dance Performance Workshop III Year-End ShowcaseFriday, May 18 & Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 8pm
Dance Performance Workshop I & II Year-End ShowcaseSaturday, June 2 at 7pm & Sunday, June 3 at 3pm, 2018
Spring Student ConcertsSaturday, June 9 & Sunday, June 10, 2018

 

 

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