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PSG Events

Our full schedule of events for 2017-2018
(all dates are provisional)

PSG Events 

Date Day School/Holiday - PSG Events
29 Aug Tues DP2 Students arrive
31 Aug Thurs DP 1 arrival & 1ste day of term for DP + PSG DP student welcome  09:00 AM - 4:00 PM
04 Sept Mon Primary & Secondary  New Student/Parent orientation (afternoon) PSG Welcome Info  
05 Sept Tues First Day Primary & MYP
07 - 08Sept Thurs-Fri MYP1-5 Camp
08 Sept Fri PSG Board Meeting 08:30 AM - 11:30 AM
11 Sept Mon Lessons begin  
PSG Welcome Coffee Morning 08:30 at Geusselt Cafe
21 Sept Thurs Parent Introductory Evening 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM + UWC Day
27 Sept Wed PSG Welcome Walk - City of Maastricht 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM
30 Sept Sat PSG Welcome Picnic 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
01 Oct Sun PSG Welcome Picnic 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM (Alternative date)
13-22 Oct Fri-Sun Autumn Break
23 Oct Mon After Break Coffee Morning 08:30 AM
27 Oct Fri Halloween (Time TBD)
08 Dec Fri Winter Fair (Time TBD)
16 - 08 Jan Sat-Sun December Break
09 Jan Mon After Break Coffee morning
10-18 Febr Sat-Sun Carnival Break
19 Febr Mon After Break Coffee Morning 08:30 AM
30 March - 02 April Fri-Mon Easter Break
03 April Tues After Break Coffee Morning 08:30 AM
14 April Sat International Fair (1:00 - 5:00 PM)
21 April Sat International Fair (1:00 - 5:00 PM) (Alternative date)
27 April - 13 May Fri-Sun May Break  Including  King’s Day (except for DP2)
14 May Mon After Break Coffee Morning  8:30 AM
11 May Thurs Teacher Appreciation Day
19 - 21 June Sat-Mon Whitsun Break
25 May Fri DP2 Open House
26 May Sat DP2 Graduation
07 June Thurs Thank You Volunteers Day (Time & venue TBD)
28 June Thurs Last Day of Term (Dismissal 12:00 PM)

Facebook PSG (Parent Support Group) Group:
Send a request to the closed group UWCM PSG to be added. It is a platform where we share information on PSG activities. You, as a member, are welcome to share anything appropriate that is of interest to all our parents.  

Information on events:
Information is usually sent on Fridays to all parents via school (Director’s Bulletin), PSG Newsletter & Emails or via the PSG Year Representatives. Most events are also featured at the UWCM website.

Link to PSG Parent Handbook is online at UWCM.

Information and sign-up for walks/outings:
On this Events calendar/FB. Signing up is required, per event, either via a sign-up list on Facebook PSG Group or via an email to

PSG Event Coordinators:
Parent Walks:                        Liane Hack & Cem Aytuç 
Halloween:                            Maiken Nijland & Tanya Busquet       
Winter Fair:                           TBD
International Fair:                  Riki Nudler
Year Book:                            Sandra Hayton 

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