SCHOOL CALENDAR 2020-2021

AUGUST 2020

August 1: On site Teacher Training Begins 

August 10: Meet the Teachers

August 12:  First Day of Classes

Aug 12-15: Pre-Assessments Administered - K-8, Math and English

Late August: Cognia Survey #1 Perception Survey/Readiness - (Families, Teachers, Students)

SEPTEMBER 2020

Late Sept: Cognia Survey #2 Student Engagement Survey

 

OCTOBER 2020

October 9:  Quarter 1 Ends

October 12: Quarter 2 Begins

Before Oct 15: Teacher Observations, Eleot #1

Late October: Survey 3: Inventory Survey (Staff and Student) and Parent Teacher Conferences

 

NOVEMBER 2020

November 2-6: Mix of Public Holidays & Teacher Training/No School

November 9-13: Admin/Teacher Meetings

November 10: Panama Holiday/No School

November 26-27:  Teacher Training/No School

 

DECEMBER 2020

December 7-11: Formal Teacher Observations #1 and Eleot

December 8: No School, Mother's Day Observed

December 14-17: Mid-Year Exams
December 18: Quarter 2 Ends, School Presentation

December 21-January 8: Mid-Year Break

January 18-22: Meetings with Grade 10, 11, 12 students individually. Review transcripts and academic plans.

JANUARY 2021

January 11:  Classes Resume/Quarter 3 Begins

Week of Jan 11: Grade K-8 Mid-Year Assessments Math and English

January 29: No School/Professional Development Day

FEBRUARY 2021

February 6-11: Cognia Review

February 15-19: No School/Carnival

February 22-26: Survey 4 Climate and Culture Survey, Informal Observations and Eleot

MARCH 2021

March 1: Registration opens to returning families for 2021-2022 school year

March 2: Meeting with Grade 8 students and families
March 19: Q3 Ends

Week of March 22: Parent Teacher Conferences 
March 22: Q4 Begins
March 29-April 2: Semana Santa/No School

March 30: Deadline to register for returning families

APRIL 2021

April 1: Registration opens for new families for 2021-2022 school year

April 2: High School Due Date for choosing electives

April 26-30: Formal Teacher Observations #2 and Eleot

 

MAY 2021

May 11: AP SPANISH LANGUAGE AND CULTURE EXAM, 8:00am, Will take place in a conference room in The Buenanventura Hotel. Students must be present at 7:30am. This exam will be done in a booklet with paper and pencil. Be sure to bring these:

  • No. 2 pencils for your multiple-choice answer sheet.

  • Pens with black or dark blue ink for completing areas on the exam booklet covers and for free-response questions in most exams.

May 20: AP PSYCHOLOGY EXAM, 3:00pm Panama time, Will take place in a conference room in The Buenaventura Hotel. Students must be present at 2:30pm. EACH STUDENT MUST BRING THEIR OWN LAPTOP

May 24-28: End of Year Assessments
May 28: Last Day of School/ Quarter 4 Ends

SCHOOL CALENDAR 2021-2022

AUGUST 2021

August: Review 5-Year Plan

August 2-6: Staff returns. Available for on-site visits from families.

August 9: On site Teacher Training Begins 

August 12: Meet the Teachers

August 16:  First Day of Classes

Aug 16-20: Pre-Assessments Administered - K-8, Math and English

Late August: Cognia Survey #1 Perception Survey/Readiness - (Families, Teachers, Students)

SEPTEMBER 2021

Week of September 6: Graduation Class of 2022 Planning with parents

Late Sept: Cognia Survey #2 Student Engagement Survey

OCTOBER 2021

October 8:  Quarter 1 Ends (40)

October 11: Quarter 2 Begins

Week of October 11: Parent Teacher Conferences

Before Oct 15: Teacher Observations, Eleot #1

Late October: Survey 3: Inventory Survey (Staff and Student) 

 

NOVEMBER 2021

November 1-5: Mix of Public Holidays & Teacher Training/No School

November 10: Panama Holiday/No School

November 25, 26:  Teacher Training/No School

November 29: Panama Holiday/No School

DECEMBER 2021

December 6-10: Formal Teacher Observations #1 and Eleot

December 8: No School, Mother's Day Observed

December 13-16: Mid-Year Exams, Grade K-8 Mid-Year Assessments Math and English
December 17: Quarter 2 Ends, School Presentation (40)

December 20-January 7: Mid-Year Break

JANUARY 2022

January 12:  Classes Resume/Quarter 3 Begins

January 17-21: Meetings with Grade 9,10, 11, 12 students. Review transcripts and academic plans.

January 24: Graduation Meeting Class of 2022 with parents

FEBRUARY 2022

February 21-25: Survey 4 Climate and Culture Survey, Informal Observations and Eleot

February 28-March 4: Carnival/No School

MARCH 2022

March 1: Registration opens to returning families for 2021-2022 school year

March 14: Meeting with Grade 8 students and families
March 18: Q3 Ends (44)
March 21: Q4 Begins
March 29-April 2: Semana Santa/No School

March 30: Deadline to register for returning families

APRIL 2022

April 1: Registration opens for new families for 2021-2022 school year

April 1: High School Due Date for choosing electives 

April 25-29: Formal Teacher Observations #2 and Eleot

 

MAY 2022

May 2: Panama Labor Day/No School

May 11: AP EXAMS (TBD)

May 20: Last day of school for Seniors

May 23-27: End of Year Assessments
May 27: Last Day of School/ Quarter 4 Ends (44)

May 28: GRADUATION CLASS OF 2022