About the School Year Schedule & Events
Where can I find the academic calendar for the year?
The MIS calendar is shared through our communications portal, Join Our Class. Your view will include events, activities and school closures related to all students as well as those specific to your child in his/her classroom. The general school year calendar, highlighting priority dates is available to the general public on our Parent Resources page.
Can I get a personalized feed of MIS events embedded in my personal calendar?
How do I sign up to volunteer or see details about upcoming events at the school?
How do I sign my child up for after school care or camps (day, fall break, spring break, summer camps, etc.) for days and times when I’m working?
What are the hours for student attendance on regular school days?
Primary School – 8:10 AM to 3:20 PM
Middle School – 8:10 AM to 4 PM
Complimentary early drop off is available beginning at 7:30 AM for all students every day, and after school care or activities are available for a fee to extend your child’s day at MIS up to 6 PM.
What are the “must attend” events for parents during the school year?
- PYP or MYP Night
- Unit closures – Summative assessments
- Winter Concert
- End-Of-Year Presentations
- Parent/teacher and parent/teacher/student conferences (to learn about the specific achievements and growth opportunities of your child)
- Fiesta de Bienvenida (adults only)
- International Festival (families)
Both are excellent opportunities to meet and engage with others in the community.