Olney Friends School Calendar

2018 Summer Calendar

Sunday June 17 – Wednesday June 20 Christian Education Camp
Friday June 22,  9:30am Head of School Candidates’ Forums with Alumni and Friends
Friday June 22 – Sunday June 24 Conservative Friends Gathering
Monday June 25 – Saturday June 30 Quaker Spring
Friday July 20 – Saturday July 21 Board Meeting Weekend
Monday July 30 – Sunday August 5 Ohio Yearly Meeting

2018 – 2019 Academic Calendar

Monday, August 20 New Faculty Orientation
August 21 – 23 Faculty Orientation
Thursday, August 23 Student Leaders Arrive
Friday, August 24 New Students Arrive
Sunday, August 26 Returning Students Arrive
Monday, August 27 Workshop
Tuesday, August 28 Workshop
Wednesday, August 29 Summer Reading Activity & Almost Anything Goes (AAG)
Thursday, August 30 Begin Classes
September 1 – 2 All Student Weekend- Bonding
September 28 – 30 Pumpkin Festival- Family Weekend
Saturday, October 6 – TBA SATs Administered, Open House Admissions
Wednesday, October 17 PSATs Administered (All 10th grade students)
October 19 – 21 Homecoming, Harvest Festival & Board Meetings
Friday, November 16 All Student Weekend–Thanksgiving Meal 5:30 PM
Saturday, November 17 Story Slam
Tuesday, November 20 Last day Classes – students depart after last obligation
November 21 – 25 Thanksgiving Long Weekend (Campus Closed)
Sunday, November 25 Student Travel Day
Monday, November 26 Resume Classes
Saturday, December 1 SATs Administered (Tentative)
Saturday, December 8 Creative Endeavors Day (10:00-12:00)
Friday, December 14 Holiday Dinner 5:30 PM (Sophomores)
Tuesday, December 18 Gift Exchange
Wednesday, December 19 Last day Classes – students depart after 4:30 pm
December 20 – January 6 Winter Break (Campus Closed)
Sunday, January 6 Student Travel Day
Monday, January 7 Begin Classes
January 11 – 13 All Student Weekend – Room Change
Friday, March 8 Gym Ex, End Third Quarter – students depart after 9 pm
March 9 – 17 Spring Break (After Gym Ex)
Sunday, March 17 Travel Day
Monday, March 18 Resume Classes
April 5 – 6 Guest Poet
April 12 – 14 Board Meeting/Goat Meal/Celebration of Arts
April 19 – 20 Poetry Slam
Saturday April 27 Farm Out
Saturday, May 4 SATs Administered (tentative)
May 10 – 12 All Student Weekend – Senior Social & Graddy Fair
Sunday, May 19 Seniors Finalize Academics & Room Check
Wednesday, May 22 End of Classes
Thursday, May 23 Campus Clean-up Day/Awards Dinner/Final Collection
Friday, May 24 Alumni & Friends Gathering
Saturday, May 25 Commencement – Dorms close at 4:00 pm: Students leaving later must contact Dean of Students
Sunday, May 26 Campus Closed at Noon

Last Updated on 6/8/2018


Olney Friends School is an independent, co-educational, college preparatory boarding and day school offering individualized instruction in small class settings for grades 9-12.

Phone: 740-425-3655

Fax: 740-425-3202

The Main Office is staffed seven days a week from 8:00 a.m. till about 10:00 p.m. when school is in session. The administrator on call is available for emergencies 24 hours a day during the school year at 740-359-4015.