Guiding Star CDC’s 2016-2017 Holiday closing schedule

Per our Family Enrollment Agreement:

Guiding Star is closed on the following days: New Year’s Day, **Day after New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King,  President’s Day, Good Friday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day, Day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Day,** Day after Christmas.

Additionally the center will close Thursday 8/31/17 and Friday September 1st for deep cleaning and teacher organization for the new school year.

**  I have changed the “Day after” holiday closings to the “Day before”.


Date observed

Labor Day

Monday 9/5/16

Columbus Day

Monday 10/10/16

Veterans Day

Friday  11/11/16

Thanksgiving Day

Thursday 11/24/16

Day after Thanksgiving

Friday 11/25/16

Christmas Day

Monday 12/26/16

**Day before Christmas

Friday  12/23/16

**Day before  New Year’s Day

Friday  12/30/16

2017 Holiday

2017 Date observed

New Year’s Day

Monday 1/2/17

Martin Luther King Day

Monday 1/16/17

President’s Day

Monday 2/20/17

Good Friday

Friday 4/14/17

Memorial Day

Monday 5/29/17

Independence Day

Tuesday 7/4/16


Guiding Star’s Inclement Weather Policy per Family Enrollment Agreement:

Guiding Star will be closed for inclement weather (or any other reason) if the Federal Government has issued unscheduled leave or has closed AND Montgomery County Public Schools are closed. 

The Center will communicate any variance in our operating hours the following ways: