Academic Calendar 2016-2017

Date Day Event/Holiday
June 6 Monday Ramadan begins
July 5-7 Tuesday-Thursday Eid al Fitr*
July 10-August 4 Sunday-Thursday Summer at King's Academy
July 15-28 Friday-Thursday Summer Enrichment Program (SEP)
August 10-11 Wednesday-Thursday Senior staff meetings
August 12-14 Friday-Sunday New faculty orientation
August 15-18 Monday-Thursday All faculty meetings
August 20 Saturday New student orientation for Upper School
August 21 Sunday Upper School first day
August 23 Tuesday Middle School orientation
August 24 Wednesday Middle School first day
September 9-17 Friday-Saturday Eid al Adha*
September 10-16 Saturday-Friday Campus closed
October 2 Sunday Islamic New Year*
October 22 Saturday Parents Day for Middle School
October 27-28 Thursday-Friday Fall Parents Weekend for Upper School
November 10-16 Thursday-Wednesday Fall final exams for Upper School
November 13-16 Sunday-Wednesday Fall term minimesters for Middle School
November 17 Thursday Professional development/no classes
November 20 Sunday Winter term begins
December 15 Thursday Prophet's birthday*
December 15-January 7 Thursday-Saturday Winter break
December 16-January 6 Friday-Friday Campus closed
January 29 Sunday Professional development/no classes
February 16-18 Thursday-Saturday Long weekend 
February 28-March 2 Tuesday-Thursday Winter term minimesters for Middle School
March 5 Sunday Spring term begins 
March 17-25 Friday-Saturday Spring break
March 18-24 Saturday-Friday Campus closed
April 1 Saturday Spring Parents Day
April 9 Sunday Palm Sunday
April 16-17 Sunday-Monday Easter
April 30 Sunday Labor Day (moved from May 1)
May 14-16 Sunday-Tuesday Finals for seniors
May 17 Wednesday 8th Grade Step-Up Dinner
May 22 Monday Commencement
May 22-25 Monday-Thursday Spring final exams for Upper School
May 23-25 Tuesday-Thursday Spring term minimesters for Middle School
May 23 Tuesday Reading day for Upper School
May 25 Thursday Last day of school
May 27 Saturday Ramadan begins*
May 28-30 Sunday-Tuesday Faculty on campus
May 30 Tuesday Final faculty meeting and iftar
May 30 Tuesday Last day for faculty
June 25-27 Sunday-Tuesday Eid al Fitr*

*Subject to change according to the Islamic lunar calendar

Last updated
May 21, 2017