School Calendar

Major Dates 2023-2024

2023-2024 School Year

To help your family plan ahead, listed below are the key dates for the 2023-2024 school year. Additional dates (such as parent meetings and special events) can be found on the school-wide online calendar.  

September 4 Labor Day: School Holiday
October 9 School Holiday, Fall Break
October 20 Lower School/Middle School Conference Day
November 6  Student Holiday, Professional Day, Extended Day Open
November 22-24 Thanksgiving Holiday, Extended Day closed
November 27 School Holiday, Extended Day open
December 20 Early Dismissal for Christmas Break
LS 11:45 a.m., MS noon, US after last exam; No School EL/JK
Dec. 21-Jan. 3 Christmas Break

January 4 Classes resume
January 15 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, School holiday
January 16 Student Holiday, Professional Development Day
January 31 Upper School Student-Led Conference Day
February 19 Presidents’ Day, School Holiday
February 20 Saints Take a Break, Student Holiday, Extended Day closed
March 8 Early Dismissal for Spring Break
EL-grade 1, 11:30 a.m.; Grades 2-12, noon 
March 11-15 Spring Break
March 18 Student Holiday, Professional Development
March 19 Classes Resume
March 29 Good Friday Early Dismissal
EL-grade 1, 11:30 a.m.; Grades 2-12, noon
April 1 Easter Monday, School Holiday
April 19 Lower/Middle School Conference Day; Extended Day Open
April 19-20 Reunion Weekend
April 26-27 Daisy Days
May 24 School holiday 
St. Christopher’s Class of 2024 Commencement 
May 24 Class of 2024 Baccalaureate
May 25 Class of 2024 Commencement
May 27 Memorial Day, School Holiday
May 28-31 Upper School X-Term, Grades 9-11
May 29 Early Learners - Grade 1 Last Day of School
May 30 Lower School Final Assembly (grades 2-4)
May 30 Grades 5-8 Last day of classes
May 31 Middle School Final Assembly (grade 8)
Located in the heart of Richmond, Virginia, St. Catherine’s School is a private, all-girls pre-K, kindergarten, elementary, middle and high school. We provide a well-rounded educational experience for girls from communities across Richmond, Chesterfield, Henrico and all of central Virginia. St.Catherine’s all-girls educational experience is rooted in more than a century of history and tradition. From our revolutionary past to our dynamic present, St. Catherine’s has always focused on preparing students for a boundless future.