Bache-Martin Elementary School
2201 Brown Street  
Philadelphia, PA  19130
Contact Us!

2018-2019 School Calendar

Please check this page regularly; we add events on a weekly basis!  (Last update Aug. 10, 2018
If you'd like to add the Bache-Martin calendar to your preferred electronic device, follow the instructions at the bottom of this page! 

Monthly calendar at a grance!  (subscribe to it!)
Would you like to add the Bache-Martin Calendar to your phone or computer? Subscribe to it! All you need to do is follow the calendar subscription instructions of your electronic device, and use our calendar's address:  https://calendar.google.com/calendar/ical/ku7eodiv0jae3mnl93ao3vpnv0%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic.ics​​

and the calendar ID is ku7eodiv0jae3mnl93ao3vpnv0@group.calendar.google.com
August

21-24 - Community Volunteer Classroom Prep Days - 4:30-6pm signups will be available shortly
22 - Kindergarten Meet and Greet - 4:30-6pm at The Playpen (22nd and Brown Street)
27 - FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL FOR ALL GRADES! Welcome back Tigers!!!
27 - First day of Extended Day! (Don't forget Money Order payment!)
31 - EARLY DISMISSAL (noon). Professional Development Day.

September

3 - NO SCHOOL - Labor Day
8 - Flea Market Fundraiser (8am-5pm) - school sidewalk spaces available! 
10 - NO SCHOOL - Rosh Hashanah
12 - Back to school night, 5pm
15 - Villanova Day of Service  - Community volunteer day in partnership with Villanova University. Volunteers needed!!
19 - NO SCHOOL - Yom Kippur
21 - 2019-2020 School Selection Process Begins!! If you are out of catchment, please start the process by going to schoolselect.philasd.org ​​
October

2 - Commmunity Leadership Team - 3:30pm, Bache-Library (Bache Building, 2nd floor)
3 - Coffee with Administrators - 8:15am, Bache Library (Bache Building, 2nd Floor)
5 - Early Dismissal  - Professional Development
10 - Walk to School Day!
13 - Breakout 5K Race and Kids Fun Run​ - To sign up, click here!
14 - Bache-Martin Garden Team - Contact Nissa!
16 - Kindergarten Open House - 8:20am, Martin Auditorium (make sure to make time to sign in!)
17 - Picture Day - Don't forget to send payment
19 - Fall fest - Sing up here to help! You can buy Boo Grams as well!
19 - Halloween Movie Night on the Brown Street Lawn, 6:30pm
TBD - Boo Grams sales
28 - Bache-Martin Garden Team - Contact Nissa!
31 - Halloween parades (K-4). Happy Halloween everyone!

November

2 - 2018-2019 School Selection Process Ends. Be sure to fill out your application before 5pm!
4 - Daylight Savings Time ends
6 - NO SCHOOL - Election Day
6 - Election Day Bake Sale - 22nd and Parrish (7am-8pm). Table staffers, and bakers are needed. Please sign up!
7 - Coffee with Administrators - 8:15am, Bache Library (Bache Building, 2nd Floor)
7-9 - EARLY DISMISSAL -  (noon) - Report Card Conferences 
12 - NO SCHOOL - Veterans' Day Observed
16 - Kindergarten Open House - 8:20am, Martin Auditorium (make sure to make time to sign in!)
17 - Give Kids Sight Day - Go to Nurse's corner for more info
​23-24 - NO SCHOOL - Thanksgiving Holiday

December

4 - Community Leadership Team - 3:30pm, Bache Library (Bache Building, 2nd Floor)
5 - Coffee with Administrators - 8:15am, Bache Library (Bache Building, 2nd Floor)
10 - Kindergarten Open House - 8:20am, Martin Building Auditorium (make time to sign in!)
TBD - Holiday Shop!
24-31 - NO SCHOOL - Winter Recess

2019 

January

1 - NO SCHOOL - New Year's Day (Observed)
2 - Back to school!!
2 - Coffee with Administrators - 8:15am, Bache Library (Bache Building, 2nd floor)
18 - NO SCHOOL - Professional Development
21 - NO SCHOOL - Martin Luther King Jr. Day
30-31 - EARLY DISMISSAL - Martin Luther King Jr. Day
TBD Annual Bache-Martin Winter Social 

February

TBD - Valentine's Day Candy Grams Sales
1 - EARLY DISMISSAL - Report Card Conferences
5 - Kindergarten Open House - 8:20am, Martin Auditorium (make sure to make time to sign in!)
6 - Coffee with Administrators - 8:15am, Bache Library (Bache Building, 2nd floor)
18 - NO SCHOOL - President's Day

March

1 - Early Dismissal - Professional Development Day 
2 - Read Across America Day
5 - Kindergarten Open House - 8:20am, Martin Auditorium (make sure to make time to sign in!)
5 - Community Leadership Team - 3:30pm, School Library (Bache building, 2nd floor)
6 - Coffee with Administrators - 8:15am, School Library (Bache Building, 2nd floor)

April

3 - Coffee with Administrators - 8:15am, School Library (Bache Building, 2nd floor)
3-5 - Early Dismissal - Report Card Conferences 
12 - Early Dismissal - Professional Development 
18-22 - NO SCHOOL - Spring Recess
TBD - Fairmount Arts Crawl
22 - Earth Day 

May

1 - Coffee with Administrators - 8:15am, School Library (Bache Building, 2nd floor)
TBD - Spring Flea Market Fundraiser - (8am-5pm) - school sidewalk spaces available!
7 - Community Leadership Team - 3:30pm, School Library (Bache Building, 2nd floor)
8 - Kindergarten Open House - 8:20am, Martin Auditorium (make sure to make time to sign in!)
14 - NO SCHOOL - Pennsylvania Primary and Election Day and Bake Sale
27 - NO SCHOOL - Memorial Day
TBD - Mother's Day Photo Booth
31st - Last day to register for Kindergarten 2017-2018! For more information, please see our Open Houses page!

June

TBD - HSA Someone Special Photo Booth
TBD - Tiger Field Day (K-8) 
5 - LAST DAY OF EXTENDED DAY PROGRAM!
5 - Last Day of School! * Please note, this can change due to snow days*