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General School Information

The instructional day is from 7:40 a.m. to 3:02 p.m. Buses unload at 7:15 a.m.  No student will be allowed beyond the lobby prior to 7:15 a.m.  Breakfast is served between 7:15 and 7:40 a.m. 

Drop-offs  - The best time to drop off students is at 7:25 a.m. All students being dropped off must arrive through the main doors of the building. 

Tardy - Students arriving after 7:40 a.m. are considered tardy and parents must sign them in at the office before they go to class. 
Bell Schedule
Homeroom & period 1 7:40 - 8:27

Period 2 8:31 - 9:13

Period 3 9:17 - 9:59

Period 4 10:03 - 10:45

Lunch A Lunch B Lunch C

Lunch 10:45-11:12 05-06 10:49-11:31 05-06 10:49-11:31

06-07 11:16-11:58 Lunch 11:31-11:58 07-08 11:35-12:17

08-09 12:02-12:44 08-09 12:02-12:44 Lunch 12:17-12:44

Period 10 12:48 - 1:30

Period 11 1:34 - 2:16 (Dismissal)

Period 12 2:25 - 3:02
(Activity Period, detention, extra help)
Bus Transportation
Students in grades 9-12, living a distance of 1 1/2 miles or farther from the school, are provided school bus transportation to and from school. You are expected to be at the assigned pick-up point, by the side of the road, and ready to board the bus as soon as it arrives. The drivers are instructed not to stop unless you are ready.
Student's Cars/Motorcycles
Students with a valid drivers license may be eligible to drive to school and park on school grounds. Students need written permission of parents and possession of a parking permit, which may be obtained from the Student Affairs office. The cars/motorcycles are to be parked in the designated area of the parking lot. Students are to lock cars/motorcycles upon arrival at school and are not to use them for any reason during the school day, except for excused purposes and at dismissal time.