Key Dates & Community Events 2018-2019

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Date Event

Wed. Sept. 5th to Sun. Sept. 9th

Boarding orientation for boarding students who are new to Appleby and Intercultural Reps. from each residence.

Fri. Sept. 7th 9:00 - 1:00 pm New Student Orientation.

Sat. Sept. 8th 9:00 - 12:00 pm

All boarders move into residence.

Sat. Sept. 8th and Sun. Sept 9th Move in weekend. All boarders required to be on campus for various activities. 
Sun. Sept. 9th 11:30 - 1:00 pm Welcome Back BBQ.
Mon. Sept. 10th Fall Session begins with first academic day.

Mon. Sept. 10th 6:30 - 9:00 pm

Senior Two Grade Party (dinner), Principal's Residence

 

Tues. Sept. 11th 6:30 - 9:00 pm Upper One Grade Party (dinner), Principal's Residence

 

Thurs. Sept. 13th 6:30 - 9:00 pm

Middle One and Middle Two Grade Party (dinner), Principal's Residence

 

Fri. Sept. 14th and Sat. Sept. 15th 1st Community / Homecoming Weekend. All boarders are required to be on campus Saturday and Sunday for various community activities.
Mon. Sept. 17th 9:00 - 10:30 am House Spirit Day #1

 

Mon. Sept. 17th 6:30 - 9:00 pm Upper Two and Senior One Grade Party (food stations), Principal's Residence
Thurs. Sept. 27th to Sun. Sept. 30th Camping Trip for boarding students who are new to Appleby

 

Sat. Sept. 29th to Fri. Oct. 5th Round Square International Conference
Thurs. Oct. 4th to Mon. Oct. 8th Thanksgiving Weekend (Residence closes)
Mon. Oct. 8th Boarders Return (one House open at 1:00 pm for boarders returning early)
Wed. Oct. 17th Baillie Retro Dance
Thurs. Oct. 18th Walkathon
Fri. Oct. 19th Halloween Boarder Outing to Canada’s Wonderland
Mon. Oct. 29th Colley Open House
Sun. Nov. 4th Walker House Special Dinner
Thurs. Nov. 8th to Mon. Nov. 12th November long weekend (residences close)

 

Mon. Nov 12th Boarders return (one House open at 1:00 pm for boarders returning early)
Thurs. Nov. 15th Special Diwali Lunch
Wed. Nov. 21st Colley House Dodgeball Tournament
Mon. Dec. 10th Boarders' Holiday Dinner and Concert
Wed. Dec. 12th to Wed. Dec. 19th December academic period

 

Thurs. Dec. 20th to Mon. Jan. 7th Residence closed for Winter Holidays
Monday. Jan 7th Boarders return (one House open at 1:00 pm for boarders returning early)
Thurs. Jan. 10th Special outing for all Upper school students in boarding
Mon. Jan. 14th to Fri. Jan. 18th United Way Week (various fundraising events run by the residences and other groups to raise money for United Way)

 

Fri. Jan. 25th to Sun. Jan 27th Winter Community Weekend. All boarders are required to be on campus Saturday and Sunday for various community activities.
Sun. Feb. 3rd Baillie House Dinner
Mon. Feb. 6th 6:00 - 7:00 pm

Special Lunar New Year Dinner

Wed. Feb. 13th

Baillie Open House

Thurs. Feb. 14th to Mon. Feb. 18th February Long Weekend (residences close) (Monday, one House open at 1:00 pm for boarders returning early)

 

Sun. Feb. 24th Colley House Special Dinner
Tues. Feb. 26th and 27th School Play
Sat. Mar. 9th to Mon. Mar. 25th March Break (residences close) (Sunday, one House open at 1:00 pm for boarders returning early)

 

Wed. Apr. 10th Walker Open House
Sun. Apr. 14th Powell's House Special Dinner
Thurs. Apr. 18th to Mon. Apr. 22nd Easter Long Weekend (residences close)
Mon. Apr. 22nd Boarders Return (one House open at 1:00 pm for boarders returning early)
Thurs. May 9th Senior One introduction to boarding talk for parents
Thurs. May 16th to Mon. May 20th May Long Weekend (residences close)

 

Mon. May 20th Boarders Return (one House open at 1:00 pm for boarders returning early)
Fri. May 24th to Sun. May 26th Spring Community Weekend. All boarders are required to be on campus Saturday and Sunday for various community activities.
Mon. May 27th House Council Appreciation Outing
Mon. Jun. 3rd House Spirit Day #2
Tues. Jun. 4th Colley Carnival
Thurs. Jun. 6th Residential Life Year-End Banquet and Awards
Mon. Jun. 10th to Tues. Jun. 18th Final Exams
Wed. Jun. 19th Leaving Class Dinner
Fri. Jun. 21st 10:30 - 1:30 pm Closing Day - Residences close


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