Current Parents

2018 – 2019 Schedule

September 24 – June 21


Columbus Day ∞ Monday, October 8

Veterans Day Observed ∞  Monday, November 12

Thanksgiving Break  ∞  Friday, November 28

Winter Break  ∞ Friday, December 25, Monday December 28, & Monday,  December 31

Martin Luther King Jr. Day ∞ Monday, January 21

Professional Development Day ∞ Friday, February 15

President’s Day ∞ Monday, February 18

Spring Break ∞ Friday, April 19 & Monday, April 22

Memorial Day ∞ Monday, May 27

Involuntary Closing Policies

If SEEC is involuntarily closed due to budgetary or other issues affecting the Smithsonian as a whole, SEE will be canceled for all related days and parents will receive a payment credit for that class.

Inclement Weather Closings

  • SEEC/SEE will be OPEN if the Federal Government is operating on a regular schedule.
  • SEEC/SEE will be CLOSED if the Federal Government is closed.
  • SEE/SEE may operate on a LIMITED SCHEDULE when the Federal Government announces unscheduled leave, adjusted home departure, or any other approved late arrivals. Families will be notified via email by 7:00 am on the day in question.