This calendar of events represents typical school and legal holidays but is not the official calendar for Montessori Children's House of Hayward School in the Hayward Unified School District.

Please do not rely on this calendar for official school holidays, schedules or closures. Contact the school at 510-782-4427 or on their official website for further information.
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Colorado Day
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Victory or VJ Day
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Assumption of Mary
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Statehood Day in Hawaii
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National Aviation Day
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Senior Citizens Day
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Wednesday, August 12, 2015
 
Victory or VJ Day
Victory Day, also known as VJ Day, marks the anniversary the Allies' victory over Japan during World War II. It followed the dropping of the devastating atomic bomb on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima on August 6 and Nagasaki on August 9, 1945.  
Saturday, August 15, 2015
 
Assumption of Mary
Catholic churches in the United States celebrate the feast of the Assumption to honor the Virgin Mary's death and her rise into heaven on August 15 each year. The Catholic and Orthodox Christians view the Assumption as the Virgin Mary's heavenly birthday that is now observed as a Holy Day of Obligation – a day when some Christian denominations are obliged to attend mass. 
Sunday, August 16, 2015
 
Statehood Day in Hawaii
Hawaii's Statehood Day is an annual state holiday on the third Friday of August. It commemorates the anniversary Hawaii's statehood . This holiday is not to be confused with Statehood Day in Kentucky or Tennessee, USA. 
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
 
National Aviation Day
National Aviation Day is observed in the United States on August 19 each year to celebrate the history and development of the aviation. It coincides with the birthday of Orville Wright who, together with his brother Wilbur, made significant contributions to powered flight.  
Friday, August 21, 2015
 
Senior Citizens Day
National Senior Citizens Day recognizes contributions senior citizens make in communities across the United States. It is annually observed on August 21.  
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
 
Titanic Found
Seventy-three years after it sunk to the North Atlantic ocean floor, a joint U.S.-French expedition locates the wreck of the RMS Titanic. The sunken liner was about 400 miles east of Newfoundland in the North Atlantic. 
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
 
Japan Surrenders to the Allies
Aboard the USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay, Japan formally surrenders to the Allies, bringing an end to World War II. By the summer of 1945, the defeat of Japan was a foregone conclusion. The Japanese navy and air force were destroyed. The Allied naval blockade of Japan and intensive bombing of Japanese cities had left the country and its economy devastated.  
Thursday, September 3, 2015
 
American Flag Flies for the 1st Time
The American flag is flown in battle for the first time, during a Revolutionary War skirmish at Cooch's Bridge, Maryland. Patriot General William Maxwell ordered the stars and strips banner raised as a detachment of his infantry and cavalry met an advance guard of British and Hessian troops. The rebels were defeated and forced to retreat to General George Washington's main force near Brandywine Creek in Pennsylvania.