Explorers

Programming Calendar 2021-2022  


  •  

    Date

    Observation

    Status 

    September 6

    Labor Day

    All Programs Closed

    September 7

    Rosh Hashanah

    Full-day programming, open 7:30am-5:30pm 

    Additional fee required, location TBD

    September 16

    Yom Kippur

    Full-day programming, open 7:30am-5:30pm

    Additional fee required, location TBD

    October 8

    Professional Development Day

    Full-day programming, open 7:30am-5:30pm

    Additional fee required, location TBD

    October 11

    Columbus Day/ Indigenous Peoples’ Day

    Explorers Closed 

    October 14

    Elementary Early Release Day

    All Elementary Explorers Programs open until 6PM

    October 21

    Elementary Early Release Day

    All Elementary Explorers Programs open until 6PM

    October 28

    Elementary Early Release Day

    All Elementary Explorers Programs open until 6PM

    November 2

    Professional Development Day

    Full-day programming, open 7:30am-5:30pm

    Additional fee required, location TBD

    November 4

    Elementary Early Release Day

    All Elementary Explorers Programs open until 6PM

    November 11

    Veterans Day

    Explorers Closed 

    November 24

    Half Day for Elementary Schools

    No School for Blocks Preschool

    All Explorers Elementary Programs open until 3:00PM

    Little Explorers Closed

    November 25- 26

    Thanksgiving Recess 

    Explorers Closed 

    December 2

    Elementary Early Release Day 

    All Elementary Explorers Programs open until 6PM

    December 24

    Winter Recess 

    Explorers Closed 

    December 27-30

    Winter Recess 

    Full-day programming, open 7:30am-5:30pm*

    Additional fee required, location TBD

    January 17

    MLK Jr. Day

    Explorers Closed 

    February 21

    Presidents’ Day

    Explorers Closed 

    February 22-25

    February Recess 

    Full-day programming, open 7:30am-5:30pm

    Additional fee required, location TBD

    March 3

    Elementary Early Release Day

    All Elementary Explorers Programs open until 6PM

    March 10 

    Professional Development Day 

    Full-day programming, open 7:30am-5:30pm

    Additional fee required, location TBD

    April 15

    Good Friday

    Explorers Closed

    April 18

    Patriots’ Day

    Explorers Closed 

    April 19-22

    Spring Recess 

    Full-day programming, open 7:30am-5:30pm

    Additional fee required, location TBD

    April 28

    Elementary Early Release Day 

    All Elementary Explorers Programs open until 6PM

    May 5

    Elementary Early Release Day 

    All Elementary Explorers Programs open until 6PM

    May 12

    Elementary Early Release Day 

    All Elementary Explorers Programs open until 6PM

    May 19

    Elementary Early Release Day 

    All Elementary Explorers Programs open until 6PM

    May 26

    Elementary Early Release Day 

    All Elementary Explorers Programs open until 6PM

    May 30

    Memorial Day

    Explorers Closed 

    Last Day of School: All Locations open until 3PM

    July 5-July 29

    Looking Forward: Summer Scene 2022



  • Mission:

    The Department of Community Resource Development (CRD) serves as a facilitator for the Framingham Public Schools in providing multifaceted, comprehensive, and holistic learning opportunities to all students through programming that addresses social and emotional development and provides academic supports that complement the school day.

     Vision:

    • Expand access to high quality out of school time programming for all students.
    • Increase partnerships with higher education institutions to expand college and career opportunities for all students.
    • Develop world class community partnerships that enhance our student development and achievement.

     What we do:

    • After School Programs at the Elementary and Secondary Level
    • Vacation, Summer and Early Release Day Programming
    • Community Partnership Development
    • Grant Making and Fundraising