Bell Schedule

School Hours

Office Hours

Monday - Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Regular Hours

Monday - Friday:

  • Doors open for students at 8 a.m.,  and first period bell is at 8:18 a.m.
  • Final bell is at 2:57p.m., buses begin dismissing shortly there after.

Need FCPS Transportation Services assistance or have questions? Visit the FCPS Transportation page for more information.

Regular Bell Schedule

8:00-8:15 Students Arrive/Breakfast
8:18-9:06 1st period
9:09-9:55  2nd period
9:58-10:48 3rd period
10:51-11:40 4th period
11:43-12:13 lunch
12:16-12:26 5th period/homeroom
12:29-1:17 6th period
1:20-2:07 7th period
2:10-2:57 8th period

Thursday Bell Schedule

8:00-8:15 Students Arrive/Breakfast
8:18-9:07 1st period
9:10-9:56 2nd period
9:58-10:48 3rd period
10:51-11:40 4th period
11:43-12:13 lunch
12:16-12:36 5th period/intervention
12:39-1:27 6th period
1:30-2:10 7th period
2:13-2:57 8th period

PBIS Activity Bell Schedule

8:00-8:15 Students Arrive/Breakfast
8:18-8:54 1st period
8:57-9:33  2nd period
9:36-10:10 3rd period
10:13-10:50 4th period
10:53-11:08 5th period/homeroom
11:11-11:45 6th period
11:48-12:18 lunch
12:21-12:56 7th period
12:59-1:35 8th period
1:40-2:57 Schoolwide Activity

 

Emergency School Closing, Delayed Opening or Early Dismissal

In  the  event  of  an  emergency,  such  as extreme  heat,  cold  or  snow,  the  Division Superintendent may decide to:

  • Close schools for the day
  • Open schools two hours late
  • Close schools two hours early.

All emergency closings and delayed openings shall be announced in the following ways:

  • Listed on the Fairfax County Public Schools website: www.fcps.edu.
  • Sent by electronic mail (e-mail).
  • Carried on the division’s public access channel, Cox Cable Channel 21.
  • Closings and delayed openings are provided to local radio and television stations no later than 5:30 a.m.
  • Early closings are provided to local stations no later than 10:30 a.m.

All-Day Closing

  • All schools shall be closed for the day.
  • Extracurricular activities, interscholastic contests, team practices, field trips, adult and community  education classes, and recreation programs in school and on school grounds are canceled.
  • All offices are open unless the closing of offices is specified.

Two-Hour Delayed Opening Schedule

  • Students shall report two hours later than their regular schedule. (10:00 p.m. - 2:57 p.m.)
  • Morning field trips are canceled.
  • All offices are open unless the closing of offices is specified.

With any delayed opening, the buses will arrive to pick up the students two hours later than the regularly scheduled time.

Two-Hour Delay Bell Schedule

10:00-10:15 Students Arrive/Breakfast
10:18-10:50 1st period
10:53-11:28  2nd period
11:31-12:05 3rd period
12:08-12:37 4th period
12:40-1:10 lunch
1:13-1:38 6th period
1:41-2:11 7th period
2:14-2:57 8th period

Two-Hour Early Dismissal

  • Students will be dismissed two hours early. (8:00 a.m. - 12:57 p.m.)
  • Field trips are canceled.

Two-Hour Early Dismissal Bell Schedule

8:00-8:15 Students Arrive/Breakfast
8:18-8:54 1st period
8:57-9:30  2nd period
9:33-10:06 3rd period
10:09-10:42 4th period
10:45-11:18 6th period
11:21-11:52 7th period
11:55-12:35 8th period
12:35-12:57 lunch