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The First Day of School for the 2024-2025 School Year is Thursday, August 15th

Elementary Sweet Treat Meet
August 7th - 3:00 - 4:30 pm
Bearss Avenue Campus: Quad
Only students new to the Bearss Avenue Campus. Invitations will be sent over the summer.

Kindergarten Playdate
August 8th - 2:00 - 3:00 pm

LS Meet Your Teacher
1st - 5th Grade:  August 13th
8:30 - 10:30 am - families with last names A-M
11:00 am - 1:00 pm - families with last names N-Z

Toddlers - Kindergarten: August 14th
9:00 - 10:00 am - families with last names A - M
10:30 - 11:30 am - families with last names N - Z

Elementary Virtual Hopes & Dreams Conferences
August 14 - Sign up will be included in teacher welcome emails late July/early August

Student Orientation Dates (Mandatory)
Middle School - August 14th
Upper School - August 13th & 14th 

Back to School Fair
Tuesday, August 13th
8:00 am - 2:30 pm in International Square
Stop by to ask your questions from different departments and find out how to get involved at CDS!

Middle School New Parent/Student Orientation
(all 6th grade students/parents and new to CDS 7th and 7th grade parents invite)
Tuesday, August 13
8:00 am


Below is everything you need to know about orientation, field trips and forms, checklists, and more. Please feel free to message us with any questions you might have about the new school year.

KEY DATES FOR 2024 - 2025

2024-2025 Orientation/Meet Your Teacher


Please continue to check this page for updated summer work throughout the month of May. 

Summer Work & School Supply Info