School Year Calendar for 2017-18
(Subject to Change)
Wednesday, September 6 1st day of class for Level 2, 3, 4, 5
Monday, September 11 1st day of class for Creative, Pre Ballet,
Level 1, and Modern classes
The Maple Valley School of Ballet school year is based on 34 weeks. A 35th week is figured into the schedule as a make-up week.
MVSB will have classes every day between the start and end of classes, with the following exceptions.
10/31 Halloween, no classes
11/11 Veterans Day, no classes
11/21-26 Thanksgiving, no classes
12/19-1/1 Winter Break, no classes
1/15 Martin Luther King Jr. Day, no classes
TBD No LSCC location classes ONLY
2/19-24 President’s Week, no classes
4/9-14 Spring Break, no classes
5/28 Memorial Day, no classes
6/2 Picture Day, no classes
The last day of classes will be 6/23
In addition, please put the following dates into your calendar.
Observation Days for Creative Ballet, Pre Ballet, Level 1, and Modern Classes:
December 19* MJs Playcare Only
*Holiday Observation this is an extra-special observation time, where young students put on tutus, skirts, vests, and perform a piece that have prepared for family and friends!
Please make plans to attend this very special class!
Observation Days for Levels 2-5
Because of limited space, we ask that only one parent or guardian come to a class. If needed, we are happy to arrange for parents, grandparents,
or other friends of the family to observe during other times.
April 30-May 3
Performance related dates
12/15 Nutcracker Dress Rehearsal
12/16 Nutcracker Matinee and Evening Performances
3/31 Spring Concert
6/1 Picture Day—Levels 4-5
6/2 Picture Day—Creative Ballet, Pre Ballet, Levels 1-3, Modern
6/25-30 Performance Week