School offices are open 12 months a year.
The High School day begins at 7:30 a.m. Arrivals after 7:30 a.m. are considered tardy. Tardy students MUST report to the office for an admittance slip.
The High School dismisses at 2:35 p.m. The Middle School day begins at 7:28 a.m. and dismisses at 2:35 p.m.
Elementary schools begin at 8:45 a.m. Students who are transported by parents or who walk to school should arrive at 8:40 a.m. Arrivals after 8:45 a.m. are considered tardy. Students arriving after 11 a.m. will be considered absent for one-half day. Students leaving school before 1 p.m. and not returning will be considered absent for one-half day.
Elementary schools are dismissed at 3:20 p.m.
For those who celebrate holidays other than Christmas and Easter, please notify your child’s principal prior to an absence. These days will be regarded as legal absences and schoolwork will be made up.
Educational Trips and Visitations
Students will be permitted to take educational trips, not to exceed a total of five (5) school days during a school year. Parents and guardians must comply with the following program requirements:
• An Educational Trip Form must be completed and submitted to the principal 7-days prior to the trip for approval. If the form is not submitted, the days absent will be recorded as unexcused. Forms may be obtained at the school office.
• Students are responsible for completion of all work and activities missed during the absence.
• Educational trips will not be approved for the last ten days of school.
• College visitations must be arranged through the high school guidance office and are normally provided only for juniors and seniors.