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 2018-2019 is as follows:

Date Day of Week Occasion
2 August 2018* Thursday Last Day for returning student deposits and guaranteed new student applications for Fall Semester 2018. Last day to pay deposit and receive discounted tuition.
27 August 2018* Monday Teacher orientation
29 August 2018** Wednesday Registration – Levels 1 & 3
30 August 2018** Thursday Registration – Levels 2 & 4
3 September 2018 Monday First Day of Classes Fall Semester 2018
11 September 2018* Tuesday Hijri New Year
20 November 2018* Tuesday Mawlid an-Nabi
19 December 2018 Wednesday Graduation
20 December 2018 Thursday Last day of class
2 January 2019* Wednesday Last Day for returning student deposits and guaranteed new student applications for Spring Semester 2019. Last day to pay deposit and receive discounted tuition.
14 January 2019* Monday Teacher orientation
16 January 2019** Wednesday Registration – Levels 1 & 3
17 January 2019** Thursday Registration – Levels 2 & 4
21 January 2019 Monday First day of classes Spring Semester 2019
14 March 2019 Thursday Day off
26 April – 5 May 2019* Friday – Sunday Easter Break
1 May 2019* Wednesday Labor Day
22 May 2019 Wednesday Graduation
23 May 2019 Thursday Last day of class
3 – 27 June 2019 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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