2019-2020 Academic Calendar

The academic year consists of three (3) 11-week quarters (Fall, Winter, Spring) which include weekly private lessons, monthly group classes and 6 informal Performance Classes.  All Group and Performance Classes are scheduled on Fridays.  In addition, there is an optional 8-week summer session.  There are no Group or Performance classes during the summer session.

Fall Quarter:  September 3, 2019 - November 15, 2019

September 3 Fall Quarter Begins                                       
September 6 Group Classes
September 27 Performance Class
October 4 Group Classes
October 25 Performance Class
November 15 Group Classes
November 15 Fall Quarter Ends

November 26-29:  Fall Quarter Make Up Week 
Regular lessons on Monday, November 25
Note:  Fall Quarter Make Up Week is one week after the start of Winter Quarter

 

Winter Quarter:  November 18, 2019 - February 20, 2020

November 18        Winter Quarter Begins                                      
November 29 Performance Class
December 7 Winter Studio Recital, 3:00 pm (subject to change)                
December 13          Group Classes                   

Winter Break - - NO lessons December 20, 2019 - January 5, 2020
Lessons resume Monday, January 6, 2020

January 10 Group Classes                                   
January 19 AIM Theory Exams
January 26 AIM Theory Exams
January 31 Performance Class
February 14 Group Classes
February 20 Winter Quarter Ends 

February 24-27:  Winter Quarter Make Up Week
 

Spring Quarter:  March 2, 2020 - May 21, 2020

March 2 Spring Quarter Begins           
March 13 Group Classes

Spring Break - - NO Lessons March 22 - 31, 2020

April 3                     Group Classes
April 24 Performance Class (for AIM 4/26 students)
April 26 AIM Performance Exams
May 1 Performance Class (for AIM 5/3 students)
May 3 AIM Performance Exams
May 10 Spring Studio Recital, 3:00 pm (subject to change)                 
May 21 Spring Quarter Ends

Final Group Class/Awards - Friday, May 22, 2020, TBA

May 26-28:  Spring Quarter Make Up Week 
 

Summer Session:  June 8 - July 30, 2020  (subject to change)

Summer Recital and Pot-Luck Dinner:  August 1, 2020, 5:00 PM        
Mrs. Cohen's House