Academic Calendar

DAA Academic Calendar 2018-2019

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Academic Calendar 2018-2019

August 29 - 30, 2018

New Student Orientation Days

September 2, 2018

First Day of School (Grades 1-12)

KG1 & KG2 Orientation

   

September 3, 2018

First Day of School (KG1 & KG2)

September 11, 2018

Al Hijri New Year *(Anticipated Islamic/National Holiday - Subject to Lunar Calendar and/or Government Announcement)

October 3 - 4, 2018

Professional Learning Day (No school for students)

October 24 - 25, 2018

Parent-Teacher Conferences: Elementary (K-5)

November 7, 2018

Diwali (half-day holiday, noon dismissal)

November 14 -15, 2018

Parent-Teacher Conferences: Middle and High School (G.6-12)

November 20, 2018

Prophet Mohammed’s Birthday PBUH *(Anticipated Islamic/Holiday - Subject to Lunar Calendar and/or Government Announcement)

November 22, 2018

Professional Learning Day (No school for students)

November 30, 2018

Martyrs Day *(Anticipated Islamic/National Holiday - Subject to Lunar Calendar and/or Government Announcement)

December 2, 2018

UAE National Day *(Anticipated Islamic/National Holiday - Subject to Lunar Calendar and/or Government Announcement)

December 13, 2018

Beginning of Winter Break - Early Dismissal at 12:00pm

December 16 to January 5, 2019

Winter Break

January 1, 2019

New Year’s Day

January 6, 2019

Classes Resume from Winter Break

February 12, 2019

Regular Early Release Tuesday 1:45pm.  Classes and ASAs in session

March 3 - 7, 2019

Middle School Week Without Walls

March 13 - 14, 2019

Parent-Teacher Conferences: Elementary (K-5)

March 20 - 21, 2019

Parent Teacher Conferences: Middle and High School (G.6-12)

March 28, 2019

Beginning of Spring Break - Early Dismissal at 12:00pm

March 31 - April 13, 2019

Spring Break

April 3, 2019

Isra’a Miraj * (Anticipated Islamic/National Holiday - Subject to Lunar Calendar and/or Government Announcement)

April 14, 2019

Classes Resume

April 21, 2019

Professional Learning Day (No school for students)

April 28 - May 2, 2019

High School May Week

May 3 - May 24, 2019

High School IB and AP Exams

May 6, 2019

Start of Ramadan *(Anticipated Islamic/National Holiday - Subject to Lunar Calendar and/or Government Announcement)

May 30, 2019

Grade 12 Graduation

June 4 - 8, 2019

Eid al Fitr *(Anticipated Islamic/National Holiday - Subject to Lunar Calendar and/or Government Announcement)

June 16 - 25, 2019

High School Exams

June 27, 2019

Last Day of School Early Dismissal at 12:00 noon

School Timings: 

KG1 - Grade 5: 7:40 a.m. - 2:45 p.m. 
Grade 6 - 12:  7:40 a.m. - 2:55 p.m.

TUESDAY Dismissal - All students dismissed at 1:45 p.m.

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