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Academic School Calendar


2019-2020 Academic School Calendar


Summer Session - 2020

Tuesday, June 9:            Summer Session Begins
Saturday, July 4:            Independence Day (no private lessons,
                                        classes or ensembles)
Wednesday, July 15:     Priority Re-Registration Deadline
                                        (registration fees waived) 
Monday, July 27:           Last day of Summer Session group classes
Saturday, August 15:    Priority Installment Plan Deadline - Fall Semester
Sunday, September 6:   Last day of Summer Session private instruction

 


2020-2021 Academic School Calendar


Fall Semester - 2020

Tuesday, September 8:       Fall Semester Private Instruction begins (17 weeks)
Tuesday, September 8:       Roots & Rock Session I classes begin (8 weeks)
Tuesday, September 22:     Fall group classes and ensembles begin
Tuesday, November 3:        Suzuki Samplers begin (8 weeks)
Tuesday, November 3:        Roots & Rock Session II classes begin (8 weeks)
Sunday, November 15:        Musicianship Registration Deadline for 2020-2021
Tuesday, November 24 – Sunday, November 29: Thanksgiving recess
Monday, December 21 – Sunday, January 3:  recess  
Monday, January 4:             Private instruction, group classes and
                                               ensembles resume
Friday, January 15:              Priority Installment Plan Deadline – Spring Semester
Sunday, January 24:            Last day of Fall Semester  
Monday, January 25 – Sunday, January 31:
                                              Fall Semester make-up week (if applicable)


Spring Semester - 2021
Monday, February 1:         Spring Semester Private Instruction
                                             begins (17 weeks)

Monday, February 1:         Spring group classes and ensembles begin
Monday, February 1:         Roots & Rock Session I classes begin (8 weeks)
Monday, March 29 – Sunday, April 4: Spring recess
Monday, April 5:                Roots & Rock Session II classes begin (8 weeks)
Saturday, May 15:              Fall Re-registration begins
Sunday, May 23:                Last day of spring group classes and ensembles
Monday, May 31:                Memorial Day – no private lessons
Tuesday, June 1:                Priority Financial Aid Application
                                             Deadline (for 2021-2022)

Monday, June 7:                 Last day of Spring Semester
Tuesday, June 8 – Monday, June 14:
                                           Spring Semester make-up week (if applicable)

 

Summer Session - 2021
Tuesday, June 15:             Summer Session begins
Sunday, July 4 and Monday, July 5: Independence Day Observed -
                                             no private lessons, classes or ensembles
Saturday, July 15:              Priority Re-Registration Deadline
                                             (registration fees waived)

Monday, August 2:             Last day of Summer Session group classes

Sunday, August 15:            Priority Installment Plan Deadline – Fall Semester
Sunday, September 5:        Last day of Summer Session private instruction

 

Practice tip from Music Institute Faculty member Carrie Anselmo, violin
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Advice from Carrie Anselmo, Suzuki violin faculty