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MJCA School Hours 2017-18


NOTE: Instead of “Wacky Wednesday” as our late arrival day, for 2017-18 we will have “Fab Friday”. All classes begin at 8:30 a.m. on Fridays.


Pre-K Hours (Pre-K3 & Pre-K4)

Pre-K hours are set depending upon whether the student is registered for full or part time. However, all Pre-K classes begin at 8:00 a.m. Monday-Thursday, and 8:30 a.m. on “Fab Friday”.

Pre-K classroom doors open at 7:45 a.m. Monday-Thursday, and at 8:30 a.m. on “Fab Friday”.

Dismissal for part-time students is 12:00 p.m.
Dismissal for full-time students is 3:00 p.m.

Please see the Pre-K info section of the 2017-18 Parent/Student Handbook for details.

(On school scheduled HALF DAYS of school, Pre-K dismissal will be at 11:30 a.m. See the school calendar for a list of scheduled half days)


Elementary Hours – Grades K-5

Normal class hours for elementary students are 7:45 a.m.-3:10 p.m. Monday-Thursday, and 8:30 a.m. - 3:10 p.m. on “Fab Friday”.

Elementary students may enter the classrooms at 7:35 Monday through Thursday and at 8:20 on “Fab Friday”.

Elementary students who are still at school after 3:25 p.m. will be taken to Extended Care and a drop-in fee will be applied.


Secondary – Grades 6-12

Normal class hours for secondary students are 7:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., Monday-Thursday, and 8:30-3:00 p.m. on “Fab Friday”.

Secondary classrooms open at 7:20 a.m. Students may arrive as early as 7:00 a.m. but must go to the gym where they will be supervised until classrooms open at 7:20.