A caring community

From the first day of preschool until the day they graduate, Dock students are supported by a caring community that serves as an extension of family—a safe environment where inquiry is encouraged, and learning is inspired.

School Calendars

EC to Grade 8 Calendar

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Sun, Sep 1
Mon, Sep 2
Tue, Sep 3
Wed, Sep 4
Band and Strings Meeting
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Fri, Sep 6
Sat, Sep 7
Sun, Sep 8
Mon, Sep 9
Tue, Sep 10
Fri, Sep 13
Sat, Sep 14
Sun, Sep 15
Mon, Sep 16
Tue, Sep 17
Wed, Sep 18
Thu, Sep 19
Sat, Sep 21
Sun, Sep 22
Mon, Sep 23
Tue, Sep 24
Wed, Sep 25
Thu, Sep 26
Fri, Sep 27
Sat, Sep 28
Sun, Sep 29
Mon, Sep 30
Tue, Oct 1
Wed, Oct 2
Thu, Oct 3

Grades 9-12 Calendar

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Sun, Sep 1
Mon, Sep 2
Tue, Sep 3
Wed, Sep 4
Thu, Sep 5
Fri, Sep 6
Sat, Sep 7
Sun, Sep 8
Mon, Sep 9
Tue, Sep 10
Wed, Sep 11
Thu, Sep 12
Fri, Sep 13
Sat, Sep 14
Sun, Sep 15
Mon, Sep 16
Wed, Sep 18
Thu, Sep 19
Sat, Sep 21
Sun, Sep 29
Tue, Oct 1
Wed, Oct 2
Thu, Oct 3

Inclement Weather Information

Dock Mennonite Academy WILL NOT use radio or TV to post inclement weather announcements.

Dock Mennonite Academy WILL use the following to communicate with parents and guardians:

1. Text message alerts

2. Schoology

3. Website - www.dock.org

4. Facebook - Dock Mennonite Academy EC to Grade 8 and Dock Mennonite Academy 9-12

5. Phone System - EC-8th Grade (215-723-1196) and 9th -12th Grade (215-362-2675)

Questions? See more details here

If inclement weather develops overnight:

1.What do I do if the EC-Grade 8 and Grades 9-12 campuses are closed?

Students should not report to school at either campus. EC-Grade 8 students and Grades 9-12 students should check Schoology for further instructions.

2.What do I do if EC-Grade 8 and Grades 9-12 campuses have a two-hour delay, but my district opens the normal time?

For parents who drop students off at either campus or for students who drive, all should arrive at the delayed opening time. Early Childhood morning students will not have school. Early Childhood full day students should arrive at the delayed opening time.

3.What do I do if EC-Grade 8 and Grades 9-12 campuses are on time, but my district has a two-hour delay?

Send your student on the bus according to the district's two-hour delay schedule. For parents who drop students off at either campus or for students who drive, all may arrive at the delayed opening time and will not be counted tardy.

If inclement weather develops during the day:

1.What do I do if EC-Grade 8 and Grades 9-12 campuses close early, but my district remains open?

Follow text message alerts, Schoology, Facebook, website, and/or phone systems.

All bus companies will be contacted and bus services requested. When busses arrive at either campus, students will be dismissed to their busses. EC-Grade 8 campus will post bus departure times on the website.

2.What do I do if EC-Grade 8 and Grades 9-12 campuses remain open, but my district closes?

Follow text message alerts, Schoology, Facebook, website, and/or phone systems.

Classes will continue as normal. When a bus arrives from a closing district, students will be dismissed to their bus, unless other arrangements have been made.

2019-20 EC-Grade 8 Calendar at a Glance

2019-20 Early Childhood-Grade 8 Calendar

Download and print the 2019-20 EC-Grade 8 Calendar at a Glance

August 2019

15, Prayer Walk, 8 am 

20, K-Grade 8 Open House, 3:30-5:30 pm

20, New Family Meal, 5:30 pm

21, Middle School Bowling, 3 pm

22, First Day of School for K-Grade 8, 8:25 am

22-23, EC Explore Days

26-27, First Day of School for Early Childhood

30, No School

 

January 2020

2, Classes Resume

8, Kindergarten and 1st Grade Family Lunch

10, Family Fun Night

16-17, Early Childhood Parent-Teacher Conferences

16, Middle School EXPO Night, 6:30 pm

20, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, No School

21, Faculty In-Service, No School

24, EC & K Admissions Open House, 8:45 am

29, Report Cards Issued

 

September 2019

2, Labor Day, No School

4, Band and Strings Meeting, 8:45 am

5, Middle School Back-to-School Night, 6:30 pm

11, 2nd and 3rd Grade Family Lunch

12, EC and Elem Back-to-School Night, 6:30 pm

20, Faculty In-Service, No School

23-24, Picture Day

26, Fall Golf Tournament, Lederach Golf Club

February 2020

5, 4th and 5th Grade Family Lunch

6, Early Dismissal

6-8, Mennonite Educators Conference, No School

11, EC & K Admissions Open House, 8:45 am

17, Presidents Day, No School

October 2019

4-5, Homecoming & Family Weekend at the 9-12 Campus

9, Middle School Family Lunch

14-18, Spiritual Life Week

16, Pastors’ Day

18, Family Fun Night

23, Race for Education

24, Middle School EXPO Night, 6:30 pm

25, Faculty In-Service, No School

28, No School

March 2020

4, Hoagie Day

13-14, Middle School Drama

14, Early Childhood-Grade 8 Admissions Open House, 12:30 pm

16, No School

17, Family Service Night

20, 2nd Grade Grandparents Day

20, 2nd Grade Musical, 7 pm

26, Middle School EXPO Night, 6:30 pm

30, Faculty In-Service, No School

 

November 2019

5, Picture Retake Day

5, Report Cards Issued

12, Early Dismissal

12, Parent-Teacher Conferences

14, Parent-Teacher Conferences

18-22, Book Fair

19, Book Fair-Family Night

20, Thanksgiving Family Lunch

27, Early Dismissal

28-Dec 2, Thanksgiving Break, No School

April 2020

1, Early Childhood Spring Program, 6:15 pm

7, Report Cards Issued

9-13, Easter Break, No School

14, Classes Resume

16, Early Childhood-Grade 8 Admissions Open House, 4 pm

20-24, Spring Book Fair

20-24, Standardized Testing

23, K-Grade 8 Family Night and Middle School Orientation

29, Elementary Spring Concert, 7 pm

December 2019

1-2, Thanksgiving Break, No School

4, Early Childhood Christmas Program, 9:15 am

6, Christmas Benefit Concert, Franconia Mennonite Church, 7 pm

11, 8th Grade Visitation Day to the 9-12 Campus

17, Elementary Band and Orchestra Concert and 4th Grade Musical, 7 pm

  20, Early Dismissal

21-Jan 1, Christmas Break, No School

May 2020

4, Spring Golf Tournament, Mainland Golf Club

11,  Art Show Reception at Indian Valley Public Library

12, Early Childhood-Grade 8 Admissions Open House, 4 pm

15, Early Dismissal

15, Country Fair & Auction

21, Middle School Spring Concert, 7 pm

25, Memorial Day, No School

28, Middle School EXPO Night, 6:30 pm

 

 

June 2020

4, 8th Grade Celebration

5, Early Dismissal- Last day of school

2019-20 Grades 9-12 Calendar at a Glance

August 2019

8, New Student Social, 7 pm

12, Fall Sports Practices Begin

13, Prayer Walk, 8 am

13, Yearbook Night, 7 pm

20, New Family Orientation, 6:30 pm              

22, First Day of School, 7:45 am

28, Pioneer Day All-School Orientation

29, Fall Parent-Coach Night, 6:30 pm

30, No School

 

September 2019

2, Labor Day, No School

17, Picture Day

19, Back to School Night, 6:30 pm

20, Faculty In-Service, No School

23-27, Spiritual Life Emphasis Week

26, Fall Golf Tournament, Lederach Golf Club

30, Student Visitation Day  Invite a friend!

 

October 2019

4-5, Homecoming & Family Weekend

4, Fall Concert & Alumni of the Year Awards, 7 pm

5, Admissions Student Open House, 12:30 - 3 pm

7, Mennonite College Day

14, National Honor Society Banquet, 6 pm

16, PSATs

21, Student Visitation Day  Invite a friend!

25, Faculty In-Service, No School

28, No School

28-Nov 1, Senior Kingdom Living Experience

29-Nov 1, Mini-Term

 

November 2019

1, Mini-Term

1, Senior Kingdom Living Experience

4, Miller-Keystone Blood Drive

5, Picture Retake Day

6-7, Senior Retreat

14, Fall Athletic Awards Night, 6:30 pm

15, Pillar & Partner Appreciation Dinner, 5:30 pm

15-16, Fall Musical, Newsies, 7 pm

18, Winter Sports Practices Begin’

22-23, Fall Musical, Newsies, 7 pm

25, Student Visitation Day  Invite a friend!

27, Early Dismissal, 11:50 am

27, Turkey Bowl

28-Dec 2, Thanksgiving Break, No School

 

December 2019

1-2, Thanksgiving Break, No School

5, Winter Parent-Coach Night, 7:30 pm

11, 8th Grade Visitation

12, Grades 9-12 Christmas Concert, 7 pm

16, Student Visitation Day  Invite a friend!

20, Early Dismissal, 11:50 am

21-Jan 1, Christmas Break, No School

 

Bold indicates no school. School day is 7:45 am to 2:45 pm

January 2020

2, Classes Resume

10, Student Visitation Day  Invite a friend!

20, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, No School

21, Faculty In-Service, No School

 

February 2020

3, Student Visitation Day  Invite a friend!

6, Early Dismissal, 11:50 am

6-8, Mennonite Educators Conference, No School

14, Arts Day

14, Arts Day Public Performance, 7 pm

17, Presidents Day, No School

19, Grades 9-12 Pastors’ Day

 

March 2020

2, Spring Sports Practices Begin

4, Hoagie Day

12, Winter Athletic Awards Night, 6:30 pm

13, Student Visitation Day Invite a friend!

16, No School

17, Family Service Night

19, Spring Parent-Coach Night, 7:30 pm

21, Grades 9-12 Admissions Open House, 12:30-3 pm

30, Faculty In-Service, No School

 

April 2020

3-5, Mennonite Schools Council Choral Festival            

7, Senior Breakfast, 7:15 am

9-13, Easter Break, No School

14, Classes Resume

17, Student Visitation Day  Invite a friend!

27, Miller-Keystone Blood Drive

30-May 2, Spring Drama, 7 pm

 

May 2020

4, Spring Golf Tournament, Mainland Golf Club

4-8, AP Exams

8, Early Dismissal, 11:50 am

8, Junior-Senior Banquet Prep

9, Junior-Senior Banquet, 5:30 pm

11-15, AP Exams

15, Country Fair & Auction

18, Student Visitation Day  Invite a friend!

20, Spring Concert, 7 pm

22, All-School Social

25, Memorial Day, No School

26, Senior Recital, 7 pm

27, Spring Athletic Awards Night, 6:30 pm

28, Awards Convocation

29, Last day of school for seniors

 

June 2020

1-3, Senior Presentations

4, Final Exams, Early Dismissal 1:10 pm

5, Final Exams, Early Dismissal, 11:20 am

5, Last day of school

5, Senior-Parent Dinner, 6 pm

5, Baccalaureate, 7:30 pm

6, 65th Annual Commencement, 6 pm

Watch your mail in early August—
the 2019-2020 calendars are on their way!