Key Dates

Kent Place shares an extensive events calendar with our current families through its password-protected site, MyKPS. We are happy to share some key dates and upcoming events open to the public on this page. For more information about the Kent Place calendar, please contact Jeneane Willyard at (908) 273-0900, ext. 331.

2018-2019 Academic Calendar*

FALL SPORTS BEGIN 
Sunday, August 19 - Mandatory Practice for US Athletes 

LABOR DAY 
Monday, September 3 - School Closed 

SCHOOL OPENS 
Tuesday, September 4 - Half Day for PS through Grade 6; Full Day for Grades 7-12

ROSH HASHANAH 
Monday, September 10 - School Closed 

YOM KIPPUR
Wednesday, September 19 - School Closed

COLUMBUS DAY
Monday, October 8 - School Closed 

CONFERENCE DAY(S) 
Tuesday, October 16 - Half Day for PS Students 
Thursday, October 25 - Half Day for All Students 

THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY 
Wednesday, November 21 - School Closed 
Monday, November 26 - School Reopens 

WINTER BREAK 
Thursday, December 20 - Concert/Dismissal/Last Day - Junior Pre-K
Friday, December 21 - Noon Dismissal (MS and US); Dismissal after concert (Pre-K-Grade 5)
Monday, December 24 - School Closed 
Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - School Reopens 

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT DAY
Monday, January 7 - School Closed for Students

MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. DAY 
Monday, January 21 - School Closed (MLK Day of Service)

PRESIDENTS DAY 
Monday, February 18 - School Closed 

SPRING BREAK 
Monday, March 11 - School Closed 
Monday, March 25 - School Reopens

CONFERENCE DAY 
Wednesday, April 10 - Half Day for PS Students 

GOOD FRIDAY & EASTER
Friday, April 19 - School Closed
Monday, April 22 - Delayed Opening for All Divisions (10:00 a.m.)

MEMORIAL DAY 
Monday, May 27 - School Closed 

UPPER SCHOOL COMMENCEMENT 
Sunday, June 2 

LAST DAYS OF SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS 
Monday, June 3 - Junior Pre-K 
Tuesday, June 4 - Pre-K
Thursday, June 6 - Half Day for Grades K-11

FIFTH-GRADE CELEBRATION 
Wednesday, June 5

EIGHTH-GRADE CELEBRATION
Friday, June 7

*Dates are subject to change. 
42 Norwood Avenue, Summit, NJ 07901   |   (908) 273-0900
Kent Place School is an all-girls K through 12 independent college preparatory day school with a coeducational Preschool, located in Summit, NJ.