School Year Calendar

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School Year Calendar 2017-08-15T03:12:33+00:00

School Year Calendar 2016-2017


  • 22nd: Open House
  • 23rd: First Day of School


  • 5th: Labor Day Closed
  • 16th: Kindergarten fieldtrip to Allen’s Apple Orchard


  • 7th: Kindergarten Fieldtrip to Cedar Rapids Fire Department and C.R. Library
  • 10th: Police Pal visits Cedar Rapids Day School Classrooms
  • 18th: Cedar Rapids Fire Dept. Visits our Day School
  • 21st: Kindergarten Fieldtrip to Bloomsbury Farm
  • 24th: Classroom Pumpkin Decorating Contest
  • 26th: Silent Auction for favorite Pumpkin! (All proceeds go to school garden project)
  • 27th: Harvest Parade 9:30 a.m. (parents volunteers needed) Classroom Celebrations following


  • 21st: Classroom Pumpkin Pie Baking
  • 23rd: Jr. Kindergarten and Kindergarten Annual Pow-Wow Performance 9:30 a.m.
  • 23rd: Thanksgiving Feast (parent volunteers needed) start serving by 11:00 a.m.
  • 24th: Thanksgiving Day Closed
  • 25th: Closed


  • 14th: Kindergarten Hand Bell Concert 1:30 p.m.
  • 21st: Christmas/Holiday Classroom Celebrations
  • 23rd and 26th: Closed for the Holiday
  • 23rd-1st: Kindergarten Christmas/Winter Break (child care provided except 23rd/26th /2nd closure days)


    Happy New Year!

  • 3rd: Kindergarten Resumes Class


  • 13th-17th: Kindergarten/Parent Teacher Conferences
  • 20th-24th: Jr. Kindergarten Parent/Teacher Conferences
  • 13th: Jr. Kindergarten and Kindergarten Tea Party 10 a.m. (all moms/special lady invited)
  • 14th: Classroom Valentine’s Day Party 10:00 a.m.


  • School pictures by Jill Christine will be schedule first week of March
  • 13th-17th: Kindergarten Spring Break (child care offered)
  • 17th: St. Patrick’s Fun Day
  • 20th: Kindergarten Resumes


  • 7th: Spring Musical (location to be determined) 6:00 p.m.
    (School Closes at 5:00, children need to arrive venue by 5:45)
  • 13th: Jumping Into Spring Celebrations! 10:00 a.m. (jump house and Easter egg hunt)
  • 14th: Closed for Easter Holiday


  • 11th: Kindergarten and Jr Kindergarten and Pre-K Classes Father/Child Breakfast
    (Breakfast starts serving at 7:00 a.m. Mother’s Day Gift Project immediately following in child’s classroom)
  • 12th: Preschool, Toddler and Infant Classes Father/Child Breakfast
    (Breakfast starts serving at 7:00 a.m. Mother’s Day Gift Project immediately following in child’s classroom)
  • 24th: Kindergarten Graduation 6:00 p.m.
  • 26th: Kindergarten Cook Out and Party at the Park 10:30-1:30
  • 26th: Last day of Academic Year
  • 29th: Closed for Memorial Day

Our Services Continue without pause throughout the summer months. Enrollment is not held without tuition during summer months. HDS offers a fun filled and activity packed summer camp for elementary age children kindergarten-4th grade beginning June 5th, 2017.


  • 5th: First Day of Summer Camp Program or Elementary School Age Campers
  • 14th: Classroom Father’s Day Projects
  • 29th: Patriotic Classroom Celebrations and Ice Cream Social


  • 4th: Closed for the Holiday


  • 17th and 18th: Closed for Staff Training/Continuing Education, School Wide Maintenance, Classroom and Resource Renewal
  • 21st: Open House
  • 22nd: First Day of School 2017-18 School Year

*Tuition is not discounted for school closures. Though we do not anticipate schedules changes, please understand dates/times may require adjustments based on unforeseen circumstances such as weather, venue changes, etc. CRDS will do its best to update the calendar in advance.