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Bell Schedule

Bell schdedule: Elementary School (School Entry Level (SEL) through Grade 4)

08:10am - 09:40am 1./2.Period
09:40am - 09:55am Break
09:55am – 11:25am 3./4.Period
11:25am – 12:00am Lunch-Break
12:00pm – 1:30pm 5./6.Period
1:30pm - 1:40pm Break
1:40pm – 3:10pm Afternoon Program
3:10pm – 3:15pm Break
3:15pm – 4:45pm Extended Care


Early Dismissal Days:

- On Early Dismissal Days, classes end at 1:30 pm.

- The Preschool’s morning program runs until 1:30 pm.

- All buses depart only at 1:40 pm.

- On days with early release, there are NO afternoon programs.

- Extended Care Plus is offered on such days; however, all students signed up for the Extended Care must be picked up at the school by their parents.


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