August 2017

Wed., Aug 16
6:30-8:00 p.m.

Thurs., Aug 17
6:30-8:30 p.m.

New Parent Orientation

Children's House

Fri., Aug 18
8:10-12:00 p.m.

New Elementary Student Orientation
First Grade, Fourth Grage, and New Elementary Students

Mon., Aug 21
By appointment

Children's House NEW Student Class Visits

Tues.. Aug 22
8:10 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

Regular Elementary Schedule Begins

Tues., Wed., Thurs.,
Aug. 22-24
8:45-10:45 a.m.
Children's House New Student Orientation

Fri., Aug 25
8:45-11:45 a.m.

Children's House Returning Students Only

Mon., Aug. 28
7:30-8:45 a.m.

Mon., Aug. 28
2:30-5:00 p.m. or 5:30 p.m.

Before School Care Begins

Explorer's Club Begins


Mon., Aug. 28
Half Day Students
8:45-11:45 a.m.

Extended Day Students
8:45-2:30 p.m.

Regular Children's House
Schedule Begins

Wed., Aug. 30

Parent Council" Meet & Greet" @ Hattie's
Corinth Square
4195 Somerset Dr, Prairie Village, KS 66208

September 2017
Mon., Sept. 4 Labor Day
No School
Fri., Sept. 15
6:00-7:00 p.m.
Highlawn Open House
(weather permitting)
Mon., Sept. 18 Class Group Picture Day
Tues., Sept. 19 Individual School Pictures
Wed., Sept. 20 Individual School Pictures


October 2017
Tues., Oct. 3
7:00-8:30 p.m.
CH Parent Education Night
(Connell & Doolittle)
Wed., Oct. 4
7:00-8:30 p.m.

CH Parent Education Night
(Belz, McEachen & Smith)

Sat., Oct. 7

Family Campfire and Hayride

Tues., Oct. 10

Optional Speech & Language Screening
4-9 year olds
Must register in office

Tues., Oct. 31 Halloween Parade/Parties
CH dismissal @ 11:45
Elementary dismissal @ noon
No Explorer's Club
Barackman-regular schedule

November 2017

Wed., Nov. 1

Fall Staff Development Day
No School

Thurs., Nov. 9 & Fri., Nov. 10

Children's House & Elementary Fall Conferences
No School for all Students
No Explorer’s Club

Wed. - Fri.
Nov. 22-24


Thanksgiving Break
No School
Classes resume Mon., Nov.. 27
Wed., Nov. 29
6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Evening in the Elementary Class
Informative meeting for any preschool or kindergarten parents exploring
continuing the Montessori journey for elementary school.

December 2017
Tues., Dec. 19
JoHo the Storyteller
Tues., Dec. 19 CH dismissal @ 11:45
Elementary dismissal @ noon
No Explorer's Club
Barackman-regular schedule
Dec. 20 - Jan. 2, 2018 Winter Break

January 2018
Wed., Jan. 3

Classes Resume

Mon., Jan. 15 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
No School
Wed., Jan. 19

New Family Enrollment Begins

Tues., Jan. 30-Fri., Feb. 2 AMI Certification Visit


February 2018

Fri, Feb. 2

Children's House Spring Staff Development Day No Children's House Classes
Elementary Regular Schedule

Mon., Feb. 5

Optional Speech & Language Screening
All students eligible
Must register in office

Fri. Feb., 9
5:45-6:30 p.m. or 6:45-7:30 p.m.
Children's House Parent’s Night ~McEachen, Barackman, Smith
Parent(s) and currently enrolled students only!
Fri. Feb., 23
5:45-6:30 p.m. or 6:45-7:30 p.m.
Parent’s Night ~ Connell & Doolittle
Parent(s) and currently enrolled students only!
Mon., Feb. 19 President's Day
No School

March 2018
Thurs. Mar. 1 - Fri., Mar. 2

Children's House Spring Conferences
Elementary Spring Conferences
No School

Mar. 12-16 Spring Break
No School
Mon., Mar. 19 Classes resume
Thurs., Mar. 22-Fri., Mar 23 Elementary AMS Training Conference
No Elementary Classes
Children's House Regular Schedule

April 2018

Staff Development Day
No School

Thurs., Apr. 26
6:30-7:30 p.m.
Elementary Open House
Event for currently enrolled Elementary families.
Sat., Apr. 28 Parent Grounds & Gardens Clean-Up Day
9:00-12:00 p.m.

May 2018
Thurs., May 17

Last Day of Full Day Care and Explorer's Club
Fri., May 18 Last Day of Before School Care
Kindergarten Graduation Ceremony @ 10:15
Last Day of Children's House Classes
Dismissal for all students-11:00 a.m.

Fri., May 18
11:00 a.m.

All School Picnic ~ Taliaferro Park
11:00 a.m. ~ 1:00 p.m.

Tues., May 22
9:30 a.m.

Elementary Filed Day

Thurs., May 24

Sixth Grade Graduation & Luncheon

Fri., May 25 Last Day of Elementary Classes
Dismissal at 12:00 p.m.