The Kelsey Arabic Program

Producing Arabic speakers for over 50 years and counting

Dates and Times

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE

The Kelsey Arabic Program consists of four levels (semesters), two per calendar year, each including 60-65 days of class. A student may begin the first semester of the regular program in either August or January. Classes are held Monday through Thursday from 8.15 am to 1:00 pm. On Saturdays, the program office will be open and there will be optional conversation classes, enhancement exercises and opportunities to make up absences. The tentative schedule for 2017 is as follows:

Date Day of Week Occasion
3 August 2017* Thursday Last Day for returning student deposits and guaranteed new student applications for Fall Semester 2017

Last day to pay deposit and receive discounted tuition.

21 August 2017* Monday Teacher orientation
23 August 2017** Wednesday Registration – Levels 1 & 3
24 August 2017** Thursday Registration – Levels 2 & 4
28 August  2017 Monday First Day of Classes Fall Semester 2017
31 August or 4 September  2017* Thursday or Monday Eid al Adha break
30 October – 2 November 2017* Monday – Thursday Mid-Term break
30 November 2017* Thursday Long Weekend
21 December 2017 Thursday Last day of class, Graduation
3 January 2018*  Wednesday Last Day for returning student deposits and guaranteed new student applications for Spring Semester 2018

Last day to pay deposit and receive discounted tuition.

22 January 2018* Monday Teacher orientation
24 January 2018** Wednesday Registration – Levels 1 & 3
25 January 2018** Thursday Registration – Levels 2 & 4
29 January 2018 Monday First Day of Classes Spring Semester 2018
6 – 15 April 2018* Friday – Sunday Easter Break
1 May 2018* Tuesday Labor Day
24 May 2018 Thursday Last day of class / Graduation
4  – 28 June 2018 Monday – Thursday Kelsey Summer Program

*  No Classes. Sometimes the government changes holidays without advance notice. In general, we follow the decisions of area schools so that our days off correspond with the children of our students and teachers.

** All students are expected to come to the school some time between 8:15 and 12:30 during their registration day. Please send a friend or email the school if you cannot be present.

 

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