2016-2017 School Calendar

August 8 and 9 – REGISTRATION (K-12)

August 14-17 – “First Week” – Grades 9-12 (Quaker Hill)

August 18-19 – “Junior High Junction” – Grades 6-8 (Caldwell Friends Church)

August 22 – “Junior High Junction” – Grades 6-8 (Caldwell Friends Church)

August 25 – Open House (Preschool – 12th)

August 31 – Picture Day

September 5 – Labor Day (No School)

September 16 – Community Service Day

September 23 – 1st Quarter Progress Reports

September 26-30 – Spirit Week

October 1 – Homecoming

October 6 and 7 – Teacher In-Service (No School)

October 21 – End of 1st Quarter – ½ Day

October 26 and 27 – Parent-Teacher Conferences

October 28 – No School

November 4 – Harvest Dinner, Christmas Bazaar – ½ Day

November 5 – Christmas Bazaar, Harvest Fun Run

November 11 – Service Day

November 21-25 – Thanksgiving Break

December 2 – 2nd Quarter Progress Reports

December 2 – Christmas Gala

December 3 – Caldwell Night Light Parade

December 22-January 3 – Christmas Break

January 4 – Class Resumes

January 9-13 – Finals Week

*January 13 – End 2nd Quarter and 1st Semester

*January 16 -Martin Luther King Day

January 17 – 2nd Semester Begins

February 17 – 3rd Quarter Progress Reports

February 20  – Full Day of School

February 20 – FAFSA Night – Rescheduled

February 22-24 – MS/HS Spiritual Emphasis

February 25 – Valentines “Casual” Dance

March 6-8 – Elementary Spiritual Emphasis

March 9 – 1st Gr Field Trip – Aquarium/Dance

March 10 – 1⁄2 Day of School – Auction

March 11 – Quaker Village Auction

March 11 – Idaho State Prayer Breakfast

March 13 – Spring Showcase Concert

March 17 – Full Day of School; End of 3rd

March 20-24 – Spring Break

March 28 – 10-12 Gr Field Trip – Gowen F

April 7-8 – Godspell Musical

April 12 – Grandparent’s Day

April 14 – Full Day of School

April 14 – Godspell Musical

April 17 – Teacher Inservice – No School

April 19 – MK Nature Center FT – Biol.

April 20 – Fire Dept FT – PreK

April 21 – Senior Project Presentations

April 21-23 – Great Day Singers Tour

April 22 – GFA Work Day

April 24-28 – Kindergarten Testing

April 24-28 – MS/HS Course Re-enrollment

April 25 – GFA Preview Night

April 28 – 4th Qtr. Progress Reports

April 28 – Community Service Day

April 29 – Jr/Sr Banquet

April 29 – Yard Sale Fundraiser

May 1 – 4th Grade Wagons Ho!

May 9 – Medal of Honor Character Development Conference

May 11 – Warhawk Air Museum – 8th Grade

May 12 – Elementary Fun Run

May 17 – Elementary Talent Chapel

May 18 – Academy Awards Concert

May 19 – Elementary Field Day

May 19 – Preschool Graduation

May 22-25 – Senior Trip

May 23 – Kindergarten Graduation

May 24 – Elementary Awards Chapel

May 24 – Elementary Roller Drome Field Trip

May 26 – LAST DAY; ½ Day of School; End of 4th Quarter

May 27 – Baccalaureate

May 28 – Commencement

*Full day due to January snow-closures


The Old GFA Schoolhouse