Salem Academy has modified the Academic Calendar as follows:
Beginning of Semester
The school year will begin on Monday, August 24, 2020. Monday, August 24, 2020 and Tuesday, August 25, 2020 will be used for virtual orientation for all students and virtual academic classes will begin on Wednesday, August 26, 2020.
The Academy will not observe a Fall Break and instead will designate 2.5 mid-week rest and mental health days.
Mental Health Days
The Academy will observe a mental health day on Thursday, October 15, 2020. Students will attend assembly on Wednesday morning and then will proceed with their Thursday classes through lunch. There will be another mental health day on Tuesday, November 3, 2020. The rest of that week will proceed as usual.
Thanksgiving break will begin at 4:00 pm on Friday, November 20, 2020, and will end on Sunday, November 29, 2020. The regular schedule will resume at 8:10 am on Monday, November 30, 2020.
The exam period will begin on December 14, 2020 and end on December 18, 2020.
Winter break will begin immediately following exams on Friday, December 18, 2020, and will end on Sunday, January 3, 2021.
A virtual January Term experience will begin January 4, 2021 and end on January 15, 2021.
Spring Term will begin Tuesday, January 19, 2021. Decisions about the rest of the Spring Term will be announced during the fall.