Academic Year

DUCHESNE ACADEMY 

2022-2023 CALENDAR 

AUGUST  

4                                  Grade 9 iPad Out of Box 

5                                  New Faculty/Staff Orientation 

8                                  Faculty/Staff Inservice  

9                                  Freshman Orientation – 8:45 - 3:15 

10                                Senior Orientation – 8:45 

11                                Opening Convocation – First Day of Classes – (full school day) 

31                                Back-to-School Night for Parents - 6:15 p.m. 

 

SEPTEMBER 

5                                  Labor Day – School Closed                                     

9/10                            Alumnae Reunion 

19                                Freshmen Retreat/Beginning Welcome Freshmen Week 

26 -30                         Homecoming Week! 

30                                Homecoming Dance 8:00 p.m.- 11:00 p.m. 

 

OCTOBER 

6-8                              Fall Theater Production 

10                                Faculty/Staff Retreat – No Classes 

12                                Standardized Testing Day and Stuart-ship Day 

14                                End of Quarter I 

18                                Mater Prayer Service – 10th Grade 

20                                1st Quarter Honors Assembly 

27                                Parent/Teacher Conferences- (no classes) 11 a.m. - 6p.m. 

28                                Parent/Teacher Conferences – (no classes) 7:00 a.m. - 11 a.m. 

 

NOVEMBER 

1                                  Feast of All Saints Mass 

6                                  Open House  

13                                Mother/Daughter Mass/Brunch 

15                                Feast of St. Rose Philippine Duchesne Mass  

21                                Grandparent Open House 

23-27                          Thanksgiving Vacation 

 

DECEMBER 

4                                  Holiday Mass – 10:00 a.m. 

8                                  Feast of the Immaculate Conception Mass 

12                                Christmas Music Program 

13                                Review Day 

14, 15, 16                   Semester Exams 

19                                Semester Exam Make-Up Day 

19-January 3             Christmas Break 

 

 

 

 

JANUARY 

3                                  Classes Resume 

7                                  8th Grade Entrance Exam 

15                                7th Grade Practice Exam 

16                                Martin Luther King, Jr. Day – No Classes 

19                                Semester I Honors Assembly  

28                                Congé 

 

 

FEBRUARY 

4                                  Winter Prom – Grades 11 and 12 

17                                Parent/Teacher Conferences – (no classes) 

20                                President’s Day- NO SCHOOL 

26                                Father/Daughter mass and event 

28                                Registration of Class of 2027 

 

MARCH 

3                                  End of Quarter III 

4-12                             Spring Break 

22                                NHS Induction Ceremony  

23                                Quarter III Honors Assembly 

30-April 1                     Spring Musical 

 

APRIL 

6-10                            Easter Break 

13                                Senior Retreat 

24                                Spring Music Program  

25                                Ring Ceremony  

27                                Senior/Mother Passport Breakfast – 8:45 a.m. 

      Student Council/Class Officer Elections – 8:45 a.m. 

28                                Field Day – 9:00 a.m. - Noon 

 

MAY 

9                                  May Crowning  

10-12                           Senior Exams 

16-18                           Semester Exams – Grades 9 -11 

19                                Make-Up Exams  

22                                Graduation Practice – 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. 

24                                Senior Baccalaureate Mass and Dinner – 5:30/7:00 

25                                Prize Day – 9:00 a.m. (required attendance for all students) 

      Graduation – 7:30 p.m.