School Calendar 2023-2024
Aug. 31/Sept.1 Parent / Child / Teacher Intake Conferences 8:30-12:00
Aug 31 - CNS Alumni Event 5:00-6:30 – all alumni are welcome for pizza, drinks
Sept 4 - CNS Closed for Labor Day
Sept 5 - First Day of School!
Slow Start Week – Turtle Two’s & Honeybee Three’s (parent/caregiver attends with the child)
Wildflowers & Birch meet 9:15-11:45
***Parent Coffee Outdoor each morning from Sept 5-7 ***
• Tues, Sept 5 Wildflower & Birch picnic on the playscape 11:45-1:00
• Wed, Sept 6 Turtle Two’s Picnic on the playscape 11:00-12:15
• Thurs, Sept 7 Honeybee Three’s picnic on the playscape 11:00-12:15
Sept 9 - Welcome Back Parent Coffee on the Playscape 9:00-10:30. The whole
family is welcome!
Sept 11- Full Week for everyone!
Sept 15 Family Night – Welcome Back Beach Party 5:00-6:30 @ Lighthouse Beach
Sept 19 - Pre-K Begins
Sept 25 - CNS closed in observance of Yom Kippur
Sept 26 - Session I Lunch & More begins 11:45-1:15. Registration Required.
Late Sept Meadow Farms Fundraiser
Oct 5 - Back to School Night 7:00-8:30
Oct 7 - Fall Fest 10:00-12:00 – All family event with activities, games, and food on the Playscape.
Oct 18 & 19 Spirit Days – wear your favorite Covenant Shirt!
Oct 20 - CNS Closed – D65 Non-attendance day
Oct 22 - Trunk or Treat with Trinity Lutheran Church 3:00-4:30
Nov 16 & 17 - Picture Days
Nov 13-16 - Parent Teacher Phone Conferences
Nov 20-24 - CNS Closed for Fall Break
Nov 30 - Family Fun Day 11:45-1:00 – Lunch and Justin Roberts Concert!
Dec 21 - Session I Lunch N’ More Ends
Dec 22 – Jan 5 - Winter Break
Jan 15 - CNS Closed – Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Jan 16 - Lunch N’ More Session II starts. Registration Required
Jan 27 - Open House & Art Show 10-11:30 for current and prospective families
Feb 1 & 2 Pajama Days
Feb 2 - Family Pizza Movie Night at Covenant
Feb 15 - 19 CNS Closed for Staff Professional Day, D65 Closure & President’s Day
Feb 24 - Family Nature Outing at Emily Oaks Nature Center
March 15 - Family Pizza Movie Night at Covenant
March 22 - Session II Lunch N’ More Ends
March 25 – 29 Spring Break – No School
April 8 - Lunch N’ More Session III starts. Registration Required
April 18 &19 - Parent Teacher Conferences – CNS Closed (childcare available during your conference)
April 20 & 21 - Earth Week Nature Outings – Spruce up the Playscape and Emily Oaks Nature Center
May 4 - Party for a Purpose – Covenant Annual Fundraiser at Five and Dime
May 17 - Session III Lunch & More and Pre-K end
May 18 Spring Fling & Bridging Ceremony 4:00-5:30 PM (class specific)
**Classes will sing a few songs and those moving on to kindergarten will cross the bridge signifying their move from preschool to kindergarten. **
5:00 Turtle Two’s & Honeybee Three’s
May 23 - Last Day of School for Students End of the Year All School Picnic at Central Park (Canceled if inclement weather)