2020-2021 Year-at-a-Glance

September 1  Tuesday  New Student Orientation

September  2         Wednesday                     Classes Begin

September  7           Monday                           Labor Day

September 17          Thursday                         Upper School Parents Night

September 24          Thursday                         Middle School Parents Night

September 19          Saturday                          Rosh Hashanah

September 28          Monday                           No School–Yom Kippur


October 12              Monday                           No School - Columbus Day

October 17               Saturday                         Chowder Day - Postponed until Spring

October 19               Monday                        Fall Conferences (school NOT in session)

October 31               Saturday                         Admissions Open House


November 11           Wednesday                     No School–Veterans Day

November 20          Friday                                 End of first trimester

November 23–29    Monday-Sunday        Thanksgiving Recess

November 30 - Dec 4      Monday - Friday              Virtual Learning Week


December 17           Thursday                         Holiday Tea

December 18–January 3                                 Winter Break


January  4 - 8                Monday - Friday          Virtual Learning Week

January 15               Friday                             No School–Winter Conferences

January 18               Monday                          No School–Martin Luther King Day

January 20              Wednesday                Admissions - Winter Open House


February 5-6           Friday–Saturday             PCD Players

February 12             Friday                             No School – Professional Development

February 15             Monday                           No School–Presidents Day

February 26             Friday                              End of second trimester


March 12                 Friday                              World Culture Day

March 13–28           Saturday-Sunday            Spring Break (begins after World Culture Day ends)

March 29                 Monday                           Classes Resume


April  2                     Friday                              No School–Good Friday

April 14                    Wednesday                     No School–Spring Conferences

April 15                   Thursday                         Upper School Spring Concert

April 26-30              Monday-Friday              Upper School Exams

April 30                   Friday                              End of third trimester for seniors

April 30                   Friday                              Grandparents and Special Friends Day



May 14-15               Friday-Saturday             PCD Players

May 14                       Fri                                            PCD Players Alumni Reception

May 17                       Mon                                        Play for PCD at Wannamoisett

May 20                       Thursday                         Middle School Arts Night

May 21                         Fri                                     Reunion Dinner for classes ending in 0, 1, 5, and 6

May 22                        Sat                                     Spring Chowder Day
*Former Trustees’ Reception
*Turf Field Dedication
*Alumni Lacrosse and Baseball Games
*Alumni Art Show
*Athletic Hall of Fame reception and ceremony

May 25                    Tue                                     Field Day/Field Day of Thanks 

May 31                    Monday                           No School–Memorial Day


June  4                      Friday                              Awards Assembly (special occasion dress)

June  7                      Monday                           Stepping Up Day (special occasion dress)

June  8                      Tuesday                           No School–Senior Dinner 

June  9                      Wednesday                     Commencement (special occasion dress)

June 14                    Monday                           Prom