ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2019-2020

Please note that Dakar Academy West begins each academic school year in September.

SEPTEMBER

  • September 4 | First Day of School 

  • September 6 | West Campus Open House 

  • September 18 - 20 | No School (Teacher Professional Development)

OCTOBER

  • October 7-11 | Senegalese Appreciation Week 

  • October 25 | End of First Quarter 

  • October 25 | Half-Day (Parent/Teacher Conferences) 

  • October 25 | Harvest Festival at Central Campus 

NOVEMBER 

  • November 28 - December 1 | Thanksgiving Break 

DECEMBER 

  • December 19 | End of Second Quarter

  • December 19 - January 7 | Christmas Break 

JANUARY 

  • January 8 | Classes Resume 

FEBRUARY 

  • February 12 | Half-Day (Teacher Professional Development) 

MARCH 

  • March 13 | End of Third Quarter 

  • March 23 | Half-Day (Parent/Teacher Conferences) 

  • March 30 - April 5 | Spring Break  

APRIL 

  • April 6 | Classes Resume 

MAY 

JUNE 

  • June 5 | Last Day of School