School Schedule and Inclement Weather Closing Information

Bell Schedule

       Doors Open/First Bell:  8:30 am        Second Bell/School Begins:  8:45 am

  • 8:30 AM (buses) or 8:30 AM (Kiss and Ride) - Students arrive at school and proceed directly to their classrooms for breakfast.
  • 8:45 AM  - Students who arrive after 8:45 AM are considered late and should report to the office.

School Year Schedule

School Day:    8:45 am - 3:30 pm Office Hours:  7:30 am - 4:30 pm  

Summer Schedule

Office Hours:  8:00 am - 3:00 pm (Monday - Friday)  

Inclement Weather Closing

FCPS has a series of closing conditions in response to extreme heat, cold or snow that may effect the normal schedule. Such as:

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

For information, please visit the FCPS Inclement Weather Closing page on the FCPS public website.