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, May 5
Wed, May 8
Fri, May 10
Sat, May 11
Sun, May 12
Mon, May 13
Tue, May 14
Wed, May 15
Thu, May 16
Fri, May 17
Country Fair and Auction at the EC-Grade 8 Campus

 

                

Please plan to join us for the 58th Annual Country Fair and Auction at the EC-Grade 8 Campus!

Events for Friday, May 17 include:

4pm-9pm Food Court (Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, Chicken Corn Soup, Sausage Sandwiches, Chicken Tenders and French Fries, Funnel Cake, Strawberry Pie Slice, Waffles & Ice Cream)

4pm-9pm Fresh Strawberry Pies

4pm-8pm Chicken BBQ Dinner

4pm-7pm Chicken Drive Thru (entrance on Route 113, Franconia Mennonite Church)

4pm-9pm Kids Area and Sweet Treats (inflatables, carnival games, face painting, pony rides, bulk candy, cotton candy, and more)

4pm-9pm Photo Booth

4pm-9pm V4 Bungee Trampoline

5:30pm Eric Johnston

6pm Live Auction

Sat, May 18
Country Fair and Auction at the EC-Grade 8 Campus

Please plan to join us for the 58th Annual Country Fair and Auction at the EC-Grade 8 Campus!

Events for Saturday, May 18 include:

8:30am-11:30am Fresh Hot Donuts and Dodgeball Tournament- Click here to register for the Dodgeball tournament

8am-2pm Fresh Strawberry Pies

9am-2pm Kids Area and Sweet Treats (inflatables, carnival games, face painting, bulk candy, cotton candy, and more)

10am-2pm V4 Bungee Trampoline

10am-2pm Photo Booth

10am-2pm Food Court (Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, Chicken Corn Soup, Sausage Sandwiches, Chicken Tenders and French Fries, Funnel Cake, Strawberry Pie Slice, Waffles & Ice Cream)

12:30am Helicopter Candy Drop

Sun, May 19
Mon, May 20
Tue, May 21
Wed, May 22
Thu, May 23
Fri, May 24
Sat, May 25
Sun, May 26
Tue, May 28
Wed, May 29
Thu, May 30
Fri, May 31
Sat, Jun 1

Grades 9-12 Calendar

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Sun, May 5
Tue, May 7
Wed, May 8
Sat, May 11
Jr./Sr. Banquet
Sun, May 12
Mon, May 13
Tue, May 14
Wed, May 15
Thu, May 16
Fri, May 17
Country Fair and Auction at the EC-Grade 8 Campus

 

                

Please plan to join us for the 58th Annual Country Fair and Auction at the EC-Grade 8 Campus!

Events for Friday, May 17 include:

4pm-9pm Food Court (Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, Chicken Corn Soup, Sausage Sandwiches, Chicken Tenders and French Fries, Funnel Cake, Strawberry Pie Slice, Waffles & Ice Cream)

4pm-9pm Fresh Strawberry Pies

4pm-8pm Chicken BBQ Dinner

4pm-7pm Chicken Drive Thru (entrance on Route 113, Franconia Mennonite Church)

4pm-9pm Kids Area and Sweet Treats (inflatables, carnival games, face painting, pony rides, bulk candy, cotton candy, and more)

4pm-9pm Photo Booth

4pm-9pm V4 Bungee Trampoline

5:30pm Eric Johnston

6pm Live Auction

Sat, May 18
Country Fair and Auction at the EC-Grade 8 Campus

Please plan to join us for the 58th Annual Country Fair and Auction at the EC-Grade 8 Campus!

Events for Saturday, May 18 include:

8:30am-11:30am Fresh Hot Donuts and Dodgeball Tournament- Click here to register for the Dodgeball tournament

8am-2pm Fresh Strawberry Pies

9am-2pm Kids Area and Sweet Treats (inflatables, carnival games, face painting, bulk candy, cotton candy, and more)

10am-2pm V4 Bungee Trampoline

10am-2pm Photo Booth

10am-2pm Food Court (Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, Chicken Corn Soup, Sausage Sandwiches, Chicken Tenders and French Fries, Funnel Cake, Strawberry Pie Slice, Waffles & Ice Cream)

12:30am Helicopter Candy Drop

Tue, May 21
Wed, May 22
Thu, May 23
Fri, May 24
Sat, May 25
Sun, May 26
Tue, May 28
Wed, May 29
Sat, Jun 1

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.

2018-19 Framework Calendar

2018-19 SCHOOL CALENDAR

August 2018

17, Friday                           New Faculty In-Service

20, 21, Mon., Tues.            Faculty In-Service

23, Thursday                       First Day of Classes

31, Friday                           No school for students/faculty

 

September 2018

3, Monday                           Labor Day

14, Friday                            Faculty In-Service

 

October 2018

26, Friday                              Last Day of Q1

29, Monday                          No School

30, Tuesday                         Faculty In-Service

31, Wednesday                    First Day of Q2

 

November 2018

21, Wednesday                    Early Dismissal

22-26, Thurs.-Mon.              Thanksgiving Vacation

27, Tuesday                          Classes resume

 

December 2018

24-1/1, Mon.-Tues.               Christmas Vacation

 

January 2019

2, Wednesday                      Classes resume

17, Thursday                        Last Day of Q2

18, Friday                            Faculty In-Service

21, Monday                          Martin Luther King Day

22, Tuesday                          First Day of Q3

 

February 2019

18, Monday                         Presidents’ Day

19, Tuesday                         Faculty In-Service

 

March 2019

27, Wednesday                    Last Day of Q3

28, Thursday                       Faculty In-Service Day

29, Friday                            No School

 

April 2019

1, Monday                             First Day of Q4

17-22, Wed.-Mon.                Easter Vacation

23, Tuesday                         Classes resume

 

May 2019

27, Monday                         Memorial Day

 

June 2019

3-5, Mon.-Wed.                    Senior Presentations

5, 6, Wed.-Thurs.                 High School Final Exams

6, Thursday                          Last Day of Classes

6, Thursday                          Eighth Grade Celebration

7, Friday                               High School Baccalaureate, 7:30 p.m.

8, Saturday                          High School Commencement, 6 p.m.

10, Monday                          Faculty In-Service

                                          

High School Day 7:45 a.m.to 2:45 p.m.; 181 student days; EC 8 School Day 8:25 a.m. to 3:10 p.m.; 181 student days (includes one snow day)

Days in BOLD print = No school or early dismissal for students

Download and print the 2018-19 Framework Calendar