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The Year Ahead

Download a printable .pdf of DHCDC’s 2017-2018 Calendar here or scroll below for important dates, school closings, conferences and deadlines, and free parent workshops. Stay connected by signing up for the DHCDC newsletter. We’ll send you timely updates every few weeks with event reminders. Or visit our Facebook page.

First and Last Days of School, Events, and Camps

August 7, 2017 First Day of School
August 12, 2017 New School Year Kick Off Play Date at Legacy Fountain in Piedmont Park
August 23-25, 2017 Book Fair
September 1, 2017 Welcome Breakfast for New Parents
September 8, 2017 Grandparents Day Event
September 27, 2017 Picture Day
September 29, 2017 Curriculum Night
October 10-13, 2017 School Age Camp
October 27, 2017 Fall Festival
November, 6, 2017 Holiday Tree/Wreath Fundraiser Sales Begin
November 10, 2017 Thanksgiving Dinner
November 20-24, 2017 School Age Camp
November 25, 2017 Tree/Wreath Pick-Up
November 27, 2017 Tree/Wreath Pick-Up
December 13, 2017 Staff Appreciation Luncheon
January 2-5, 2018 School Age Camp
February 7-9, 2018 Book Fair
February 19-23 School Age Camp
March 27, 2018 Picture Day, Whole Class Photo
April 16-20, 2018 Week of the Young Child
May 7-11, 2018 Staff Appreciation Week
May 9, 2018 Summer Camp Orientation
May 11, 2018 Mother's Day Event
May 25, 2018 Pre-K Last Day of School
May 29, 2018 First Day of Summer Camp
June 15, 2018 Father's Day Event
July 16-27, 2018 Transition Week
July 27, 2018 Last Day of Summer Camp
July 30, 2017 First Day for All Students (except Aftercare)
August 1, 2018 First Day of DHCDC Aftercare (First Day for Atlanta Public Schools)

School Closings

September 4, 2017 Closed for Labor Day
October 9, 2017 Closed for Professional Development
November 23-24, 2017 Closed for Thanksgiving
December 25-29, 2017 Closed for Winter Break
January 1, 2018 Closed for New Year's Day
January 15, 2018 Closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day
March 19, 2018 Closed for Professional Development
May 28, 2018 Closed for Memorial Day
July 4, 2018 Closed for Independance Day

For updates on inclement weather closings, check our Facebook page.

Conferences and Deadlines

September 1, 2017 Annual Fee Due
November 6-17, 2017 Parent Teacher Conferences
April 2-13 2018 Parent Teacher Conferences
May 1, 2018 Summer Camp Session One Payment Due
May 31, 2018 Re-registration Paperwork Deadline for 2018-2019 School Year
June 1, 2018 Summer Camp Session Two Payment

Free Parent Workshops

January 24, 2018 Potty Training and You
April 11, 2018 Transtioning to Kindergarten
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