Calendars & Events

2020-2021 ECMS Academic Calendar

The Community Music School year aligns with that of most Rochester area public schools — not with the Eastman School of Music collegiate division. Each semester contains 17 weeks of instruction.

Fall 2020

Wed., 9/9                                       Semester begins

Wed., 11/25-Sun., 11/29       Thanksgiving Recess

Tues., 12/22-Sat., 1/2                    Holiday Recess

Sun., 1/3                                          Classes resume

Mon., 1/18              Martin Luther King Jr. Day Holiday

Sat., 1/23                                    First semester ends

Spring 2021

Sun., 1/24                            Second semester begins

Mon., 2/15-Sun., 2/21                       Winter Recess

Mon., 3/29-Sun., 4/4                         Spring Recess

Tues., 5/25-Sun., 5/30              Exam & Jury Week

Mon., 5/31                            Memorial Day Holiday

Sat., 6/12                                Last day of instruction

Sat., 6/12      Commencement & Award Ceremony