School Hours

The first bell that the children hear in the morning is a “Hurry up and get into line” bell.  Children should be in line and ready to go inside by the second bell.

Staff on duty for grades 1 to 7   –   8:55 a.m.

Morning Entry Bell   –   9:08 a.m.

School Begins   –   9:10 a.m.

Morning recess (Gr. 1-7) – 10am – 10:15 and 10:20am – 10:35am

Lunch   –   11:55 to 12:55 p.m.

Afternoon Recess (Gr. 1-7) – 2:15pm – 2:30pm and 2:35pm – 2:50pm

Dismissal Time   –   3:40 p.m.

*Late Dismissal Time   –   3:50 p.m.

There is no outside supervision for kindergarten.  Kindergarten students must have a caregiver with them until they are greeted by their teacher at 9:10 a.m. drop off or after lunch at 12:55 p.m. drop off.  At 3:40 parents and caregivers with children in kindergarten and the older grades are expected to pick up their kindergarten child first and then proceed to the back of the school to pick up any older siblings in Grades 1 to 7.

*Teachers may keep students in until 3:50 p.m. for remedial help/detention.  If a pupil cannot stay until 3:50 p.m. on any particular day he/she will require a note signed by a parent or guardian.