St. Anselm’s Abbey School

A Catholic, Benedictine School for Boys Grades 6 - 12

Academic Excellence

75 years of rigorous, classical education

At a Glance: 2019-2020 Academic Calendar

Note: This page lists many of the major dates for the 2019-2020 academic year, but it is not intended to be a comprehensive calendar of school events. ALL Dates are subject to change. Please check our online calendar regularly for all the latest updates.

Fall 2019

August 16

New Faculty/Staff Orientation

August 19-20

Faculty/Staff Meetings

August 21

New Student/Parent Orientation (Half Day)

August 22

Opening of School (Full Day)

September 2

Labor Day (No Classes)

October 1

Winter Dress Code Begins

October 14

Columbus Day (No Classes)

October 17

Parent-Teacher Conferences, 10 AM - 6 PM
(No Classes)

October 18Parent-Teacher Conferences, 8 AM - 4 PM
(No Classes)

October 26

Fall Scholarship Gala

November 3

Fall Open House

November 11

Veterans Day (No Classes)

November 27-29

Thanksgiving Break (No Classes)

December 2

Classes Resume
Second Trimester Begins (Middle School)

December 16-20

Upper School Final Exams

December 23
- January 3

Christmas Break (No Classes)

Spring 2020

January 6

Faculty In-Service (No Classes)

January 7

Classes Resume
Second Semester Begins (Upper School)

January 20

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (No Classes)

January 26

Winter Open House

February 17

Presidents' Day (No Classes)

February 26

Ash Wednesday

March 5 - 6

March 23 - 27

April 9 - 13

Parent Teacher Conferences

Spring Break (No Classes)

Easter Break (No Classes)

May 1

Spring Dress Code Begins

May 4 - 15

AP Exams (Forms V & VI)

May 18 - 21Upper Division Course Exams

May 21

Last Day of Classes for Forms A-IV

May 22

Field Day

May 23

Baccalaureate Mass (Form VI)

May 25

Memorial Day (No Classes or Exams)

May 26 - 29

Final Exams (Forms A-IV)

May 29

Form II Transition Service

May 30

Vespers of Graduation (Class of 2019)

June 1Annual St. Anselm's Golf Outing

June 2 - 3Faculty Meetings, concluding with Luncheon on June 3