News & Events

Read the latest news from Primary Day! We always have exciting things to share. Check back frequently for updates and follow us on Facebook and Instagram!

A new feature this year! Every other week or so, a new podcast will be added that is either an interview, performance or discussion. Click here to find our most recent episodes. Enjoy!

Important Dates

Fri Oct 6, 2023

School Closed for Staff Professional Day

Mon Oct 9, 2023

School Closed

Wed Nov 1, 2023

Late Start

Tue Nov 21, 2023

Dismissal for Thanksgiving Break

Wed Nov 22, 2023 - Fri Nov 24, 2023

Thanksgiving Break

Fri Dec 15, 2023

Dismissal for Winter Break

Mon Dec 18, 2023 - Tue Jan 2, 2024

Winter Break

Wed Jan 3, 2024

Classes resume

Fri Jan 12, 2024

Reserved for snow make-up (school open ONLY if needed or snow make-up day)

Fri Jan 12, 2024

Early Dismissal (No GRASP)

Mon Jan 15, 2024

MLK Holiday - School Closed

Fri Feb 16, 2024

Reserved for snow make-up (school open ONLY if needed or snow make-up day)


Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
8:00 pm PDPA Meeting
PDPA Meeting
Oct 4 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Zoom link –
Stone Photography
Stone Photography
Oct 11 all-day
PK & K Picture Day
Stone Photography
Stone Photography
Oct 12 all-day
1st & 2nd Grades Picture Day
4:00 pm PDS Potomac Pizza Night
PDS Potomac Pizza Night
Oct 18 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Chevy Chase, Potomac, and Traville locations. It will take place on Wednesday, October 18 from 4-8 pm for dine-in and carry-out. 
8:45 am Halloween Parade
Halloween Parade
Oct 31 @ 8:45 am – 9:15 am
Details to follow in the Primary Source