Important Dates

2021/2022 Term Dates

Fall Term:
Monday, September 13, 2021 – Sunday, January 23, 2022 (16 lessons)

Fall Make Up Week:
Monday, January 24 – Sunday, January 30, 2022

Spring Term: 
Monday, January 31 – Monday, June 13, 2022 (17 lessons)

Spring Make Up Week:
Tuesday, June 14 – Monday, June 20,  2022

Summer private lessons typically run for 8 to 11 weeks running mid June – August

Group Classes/Ensembles

Most group classes and ensembles run on a 15 class term, please refer to the class description for schedule details.


Vacation Days for 2021/2022*

Indigenous Peoples’ Day Monday, October 11th

Thanksgiving Vacation Tuesday, November 23rd – Sunday, November 28th

Winter Vacation Tuesday, December 21st – Sunday, January 2nd

Martin Luther King Day Monday, January 17th

February Vacation Week Monday, February 21st – Sunday, February 27th

April Vacation Week Saturday, April 16th – Friday, April 22nd

Memorial Day Weekend Saturday, May 28th – Monday, May 30th

*Please note that NSM does not follow the Cambridge Public Schools calendar. NSM is not observing many of the major religious holidays. If students need to cancel lessons due to religious observance, they will be made up by the teacher provided the student gives at least 24 hours notice.