b'2019-2020 One week each year is set aside so that department faculty and students can ACADEMIC CALENDAR gather to share ideas Fall 2019 about musical learning and performance in informal, SEPTEMBER 9supportive workshop Fall semester begins; full or 1/2 tuition due Spring 2020 sessions rather than SEPTEMBER 10individual lessons. Students and faculty receive written Songweavers begins JANUARY 27 comments from faculty SEPTEMBER 16 Spring semester begins;colleagues, adding new Purple Finches, Music and Movement classes begin full or 1/2 tuition due ideas to advance each SEPTEMBER 23 FEBRUARY 18 students individual musical Small ensembles begin Balance of payment for spring semester due goals. SEPTEMBER 30 FEBRUARY 24 - 29 Songweavers, Music & Balance of payment for fall semester due Vacation Movement, and ensemble NOVEMBER 25 - 30 APRIL 27 - MAY 2 schedules differ slightly. Vacation Vacation Please confirm with the DECEMBER 23 - JANUARY 5 MAY 29 Registrar. Vacation Spring semester ends Monday holidays are at JANUARY 17 JUNE 1 - 5 the discretion of teachers; Fall semester ends Teacher make-up week please check with your JANUARY 20 - 25 JUNE 8 teacher regarding possible Teacher make-up week Summer instruction begins rescheduling.18'