Calendar of Events

St. Mark's is planning to celebrate as many end-of-year traditions as possible while maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our boys, their teachers, and their families. Please note that these plans may change depending on the circumstances. If you have any questions, please contact Dave Carden, Assistant Director of Communications.

Upper School

Exams & Last Days
  • May 3–17: AP Exams
  • Thursday, May 13: Last Day for Seniors
  • Wednesday, May 19: Last Day for Grades 9-11
  • Thursday, May 20: Reading Day for Grades 9-11
  • May 21-27: Final Exams for Grades 9-11
Marksmen Ball
  • Saturday, May 22, at 7:00 p.m. in the Perot Quadrangle.
  • Seniors, senior parents, and dates only. 
Baccalaureate
  • Monday, May 24, at 7:30 p.m. in the Green Commencement Theater.
  • Seniors and senior parents only. This event will be recorded and shared online. 
Blue Shirt Day for the Class of 2022
  • Friday, May 28, at 7:45 a.m. in the Ellipse
  • Juniors and junior parents only. Professional photos will be taken.
Upper School Final Assembly
  • Friday, May 28, at 10:45 a.m. in Spencer Gym
  • Seniors and senior parents only. This event will be publicly livestreamed. Boys in grades 9-11 will watch livestream in advisories. 
Commencement for the Class of 2021
  • Friday, May 28, at 8:00 p.m. in the Green Commencement Theater
  • Seniors and guests only. This event will be publicly livestreamed. 

Middle School

Exams & Last Days
  • Friday, May 21: Last Day of Classes for Grade 8
  • Monday-Wednesday, May 24–26: Exams for Grade 8
  • Wednesday, May 26: Last Day of Classes for Grades 5–7
Middle School Final Assembly
  • Thursday, May 27, at 11:00 a.m., in Spencer Gym
  • Eighth-Grade students and parents only. Boys in Grades 5-7 will watch in their advisories.
  • This event will be publicly livestreamed. 

Lower School

Blue & Gold Day
  • Friday, May 14
  • Cookout Lunch at 11:00 a.m.
  • Carpool Pick-up begins at 11:30 a.m.
  • Lower School closes at 12:00 p.m.
  • All boys may dress in their Blue & Gold Day t-shirts, athletic shorts, and athletic shoes (shirts will be sent home earlier that week).
Last Day of Class
  • Tuesday, May 25
Fourth-Grade Final Chapel & Banner Procession
  • Wednesday, May 26, at 9:30 a.m. in the Ellipse
  • Fourth-grade boys arrive 7:35–7:55 a.m.
  • Fourth-grade parents arrive 9:00–9:25 a.m.
  • Lower School closes at 11:00 a.m.
  • Boys in Grades 1-3 will stay home and watch the ceremony online.
  • This event will be publicly livestreamed. 

    Livestream Links

    Check back here for links to the various events and assemblies that we will be livestreaming.

    Video Gallery

      • Final Senior Chapel 2021: Joe Milliet

    St. Mark’s School of Texas

    10600 Preston Road
    Dallas, Texas 75230

    214-346-8000

    About Us

    St. Mark’s School of Texas is a private, nonsectarian college-preparatory boys’ day school for students in grades 1 through 12, located in Dallas, Texas. St. Mark’s aims to prepare young men to assume leadership and responsibility in a competitive and changing world.

    St. Mark’s does not discriminate in the administration of its admission and education policies on the basis of race, color, religion, sexual orientation, or national or ethnic origin.