ECA DANCE DEPARTMENT: IMPORTANT DATES, 2017-18

August 23                            New Student Orientation (Hopkins School)

August 24                            New Student Department Orientation (1-4:10)

August 28                            First Day All Students (1-4:10)


September 4                       ECA CLOSED, Monday (Labor Day)

September 21                     ECA CLOSED, Thursday (Rosh Hashanah)


October 9                            ECA CLOSED, Monday (Columbus Day)                

October 12                          ECA Families Open House, Thursday 6:30

October 16                          Life Touch Photos, Monday


November 1                      1st Quarter Ends

November 7                        STAFF DEVELOPMENT, 8-3pm (NO STUDENTS)

November 14                      ECA Public Open House

November 22 – 23              ECA CLOSED, Weds/Thurs (Thanksgiving)

November 27 – December 7       Rough Edges Mandatory Tech


December 6 & 7                    ROUGH EDGES PERFORMANCE                     

                                               WEDS/THURS, 7PM (CALL 5PM)

December 12                         Closure – Rough Edges

December 13                          Faculty Repertory Auditions

December 21                           Holiday Party, Thursday

December 25 – January 1       ECA CLOSED (Holiday Recess)


January 1                                NEW YEAR’S DAY – NO ECA

January 2                                ECA New Year Classes Begin

January 11                              Attend Visual Arts Opening, Thursday       

January 15                              ECA CLOSED, MON (Martin Luther King Day)

January 18                             SECOND QUARTER ENDS


February 19-20                        ECA CLOSED, Mon, Tues (Winter Break)


March 1                                    SENIOR PROJECT AUDITIONS, TH, 2:30-4:10

March 2                                    ECA Auditions, Friday, 3-4:30

March 3                                    ECA Auditions, Saturday 10am and 1pm

March 7 – 15                           Faculty Repertory Mandatory Tech

March 14 & 15                         FACULTY REPERTORY PERFORMANCE

                                                 Wednesday (7pm), Thursday (2pm, 7pm)

March 19                                   Closure – Faculty Repertory

March 20                                   Senior Project Rehearsals Begin, Tuesday

March 27                                  THIRD QUARTER ENDS


April 3                                        Attend Theatre Performance of “The Greeks”

April 16-20                                 ECA CLOSED (April Recess)


May 15-24                                 Seniors Mandatory Tech Rehearsal

May 21 & 24                             SENIOR CHOREOG. PERFORMANCE

                                                  Weds (7pm) & Thurs (2pm, 7pm)

May 28                                       Memorial Day NO ECA

May 29                                       Closure – Senior Project 


June 5                                        Attend Creative Writing Reading, Tuesday

June 6                                        Senior Day                                         

JUNE 6                                     GRADES DUE IN POWER SCHOOL               

June 7                                      4th QUARTER ENDS

June 7`                                     ECA Graduation

June 11                                    STAFF DEVELOPMENT (Thursday)

June 12 through June 22*        SNOW MAKE UP DAYS (* If needed)