Past Events – Aspen Country Day School

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Spring break

A two-week spring break, all grades. Classes resume Monday, April 4.

Spring Outdoor Ed expeditions

In spring, head west to the desert -- that's the ski-town way. All grades venture out to explore the rivers, deserts, and mountains of Colorado and Utah. Dates and destinations to come.

Blue Green Night Party

It's the annual benefit bash to celebrate another successful year of in-person learning. And this year, to introduce the exciting new faculty housing initiative at Aspen Country Day School. A don't-miss event with drinks, live band, and a few surprises! Theme: Wizard of OZ

Geography Bee

Aspen Country Day School is excited to hold its sixth Geography Bee. This new academic competition was formerly the National Geographic Bee. The National Geographic Society has permanently canceled its national program. But at ACDS, we believe that the GeoBee was an important way for students to meaningfully engage with geographic literacy. We're excited to

Earth Day, day of service

Children and teachers ask the question of the year: "What can I do to help?" The whole school community collaborates on cleaning up, revitalizing, and appreciating the natural world of the Roaring Fork Valley.

Play performances at the Wheeler

DISCONNECTED is the annual original musical created by the Eighth Grade graduating class of 2021. Join them as they venture into the world of AI, VR, and super apps. Exact time and location of shows TBD.

May events

As the school year draws to a close, there's so much going on. Here's the complete schedule of events for parents, grandparents, special friends to enjoy. Come witness all that Aardvarks have learned this year!

Sixth & Seventh Grade Outdoor Ed

exact dates & program to be confirmed: From a base camp in Western Colorado, students have a week-long, multi-sport rally: canyoneering in Colorado National Monument, rock climbing in Unaweep Canyon, and paddling on an overnight raft/inflatable kayak trip on the legendary Ruby-Horsethief section of the Colorado River.

Eighth Grade Outdoor Ed, river trip

The capstone adventure of the Aspen Country Day School journey is a multi-day river trip for students. On the eve of their graduation, they head to the desert for a rafting trip on a classic itinerary on the Green River.

Last day of school

The final school day for students in PreK through Seventh Grade. See you in the fall!

Memorial Day, no school

Pausing to take a moment to remember our country and those who have safeguarded it over the years.


An outdoor celebration of the graduates of 2021, with each student speaking about the journey now ending and adventures to come.

community hike

Walk and talk! Come join new and old friends, along with Head of School Josh Wolman, for a fun and casual hike. Meet up at the trailhead by the upper lot about 9 am, or see you along the road. Dogs and kids welcome -- in fact, this is a great opportunity for Middle School students