Date Activity Time
August 30 Meet and Greet the Teachers 9:00 – 10:00 a.m.
August 31 First Day of School and Parent Coffee 8:30 a.m.
September 2 First Flag Salute and Breakfast with the Director 8:30 a.m.
September 5 Labor Day Holiday – No School
September 6 First grade conferences – Students attend school
September 7 Sixth grade conferences – Students attend school
September 8 Band Assembly–Third – Sixth grades 9:00 – 9:30 a.m.
September 8 Back to School Parent Open House (No children please) 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
September 9 Fifth grade conferences – Students attend school/ Spirit Day
September 12-16 Sixth Grade Camp Week at Camp Marston
September 12 Second grade conferences – Students attend school
September 13 Fourth grade conferences – Students attend school
September 14 Third grade conferences – Students attend school
September 15 Kindergarten conferences – Students attend school
September 23 Flag Salute/Parent Group Meeting
September 30 Free Dress/Family Movie & Dinner Night at DMP 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
October 5 Middle School Information Meeting 8:30 – 10:00 a.m.
October 7 Flag Salute/Spirit Day
October 10 Professional Development Day – No school for students
October 14 Science Discovery Day 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
October 21 Flag Salute/Parent Group Meeting
October 28 Free Dress/Halloween Carnival (No AfterCare) 12:00 – 2:30 p.m.
November 2 Picture Day All Students
November 4 Flag Salute
November 10 Fine Arts Day All day
November 11 Veteran’s Day Assembly. Invite an emergency service or military person/ Patriotic Spirit Day 8:30 a.m.
November 18 Flag Salute/Free Dress Full day of school
November 21-25 Thanksgiving Week Vacation
November 29 First grade conferences – First grade students do NOT attend school
November 30 Second grade conferences – Second grade students do NOT attend school/Book Fair Begins
December 1 Kindergarten conferences – Kindergarten students do NOT attend school
December 2 Spirit Day/ Shining Stars Assembly
December 5 Third grade conferences – Third grade students do NOT attend school
December 6 Fourth grade conferences – Fourth Grade students do NOT attend school/Last day Book Fair
December 8 Fifth grade conferences – Fifth grade students do NOT attend school
December 9 Flag Salute/Parent Group Meeting
December 12 Sixth grade conferences – Sixth grade students do NOT attend school
December 15 Flag Salute – Upper Grade First Trimester Academic Awards
December 16 Free Dress/Talent Show/Minimum Day/No AfterCare 11:45 a.m dismissal
December 17 – January 2 Winter Vacation
January 3 School resumes
January 6 Flag Salute/Parent Group Meeting
January 13 Spirit Day/Kindergarten Musical 8:30 a.m.
January 16 Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday – No School
January 20 Flag Salute/Second grade Musical 8:30 a.m.
January 27 Free Dress/Fourth grade Musical 8:30 a.m.
February 3 First grade Musical/Flag Salute 8:30 a.m.
February 10 Spirit Day/Third grade Musical 8:30 a.m.
February 13-20 President’s Week Vacation
February 21 School resumes
February 24 Free Dress/Flag Salute/Parent Group Meeting
February 28 First grade conferences – First grade students do NOT attend school
March 1 Third grade conferences – Third grade students do NOT attend school
March 2 Kindergarten conferences – Kindergarten students do NOT attend school
March 3 Fifth grade Musical 8:30 a.m.
March 4 Del Mar Pines School Foundation for Education Fundraiser Party
March 6 Second grade conferences – Second grade students do NOT attend school
March 7 Fourth grade conferences – Fourth grade students do NOT attend school
March 9 Fifth grade conferences – Fifth grade students do NOT attend school
March 10 Sixth grade Musical/Spirit Day 8:30 a.m.
March 13 Professional Develop Day for Teachers – NO SCHOOL for students
March 15 Sixth grade conferences – Sixth grade students do NOT attend school
March 15 Walk Thru California (4th grade) and Walk Thru American Revolution (5th grade)
March 15-21 Book Fair
March 17 Spirit Day
March 24 Flag/Second Trimester Awards 4th, 5th, & 6th grade students/Parent Group
March 31 Free Dress
April 7 Spirit Day/Talent Show/Minimum Day/NO AfterCare (11:45 a.m. dismissal)
April 10-14 Spring Break
April 21 Flag Salute/Parent Group Meeting/Sixth grade Science Fair
April 28 Free Dress
May 1-5 Sixth grade Standardized Testing
May 5 Flag Salute
May 12 Spirit Day/Spring Sing – Evening Show time 5:30 p.m.
May 15-19 Second and Third grades Standardized Testing
May 17 Sixth grade Knott’s Berry Farm or Disneyland Trip
May 18 Sixth grade CPR Training
May 18-19 Fifth grade Revolutionary Overnight (These dates may change.)
May 22-26 Fourth and Fifth grades Standardized Testing
May 26 Flag Salute/Free Dress
May 29 Memorial Day Holiday – No School
June 1 Student Led Open House 4:30 – 6:00 p.m.
June 2 All School Field Day 11:30 – 2:30 p.m.
June 6 Final Flag Salute and Awards/Volunteer Recognitions
June 7 Graduation and Promotion Ceremony/Minimum Day/No AfterCare. Free Dress Sixth grade only (11:45 a.m. dismissal)
June 19 Summer School Begins