Class/Bell Schedule

Sacramento City Unified School District’s bell schedules accommodate teacher planning and collaborative time as per the Sacramento City Teachers Association agreement.

2021-2022 Daily Schedule
AM EK/Kinder: 8:00 AM-11:20 AM
PM EK/Kinder: 11:25 AM-2:57 PM
*Early dismissal: 1:57 PM Thursdays
Grades 1-8: 8:00 AM-2:12 PM
*Early dismissal: 1:12 PM Thursdays

GRADES BELL SCHEDULES

Primary | Grades 1-3
*Early dismissal: 1:12 PM Thursdays

8:00 – 9:55 | Instruction [115 minutes]
9:55 – 10:15 | Recess [20 minutes]
10:15-11:45 | Instruction [90 minutes]
11:45-12:40 | Lunch/Recess/Prep [55 minutes]
12:40 – 2:12 | Instruction [92 minutes]
Total Instruction Time: 297 minutes

Intermediate | Grades 4-6
8:00 – 10:15 | Instruction [135 minutes]
10:15-10:35 | Recess [20 minutes]
10:35-12:05 | Instruction [90 minutes]
12:05-12:40 | Lunch/Recess/Prep [35 minutes]
12:40 – 2:12 | Instruction [92 minutes]
Total Instruction Time: 317 minutes

Middle School | Grades 7-8
8:00 – 10:15 | Instruction [135 minutes]
10:15-10:35 | Passing/break [20 minutes]
10:35-12:34 | Instruction [119 minutes]
12:34 – 1:10 | Lunch/Recess [36 minutes]
1:10 – 1:12 | Passing period [2 minutes]
1:12 – 2:12 | Instruction [60 minutes]
Total Instruction Time: 314 minutes

Middle School | Grades 7-8 | Early Dismissal Thursdays
8:00 – 10:15 | Instruction [135 minutes]
10:15-10:35 | Passing/break [20 minutes]
10:35-12:34 | Instruction [119 minutes]
12:34 – 1:12 | Lunch/Recess [38 minutes]
Total Instruction Time: 254 minutes

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2021-2022 Short Day Schedule

**no planned changed days for EK/Kinder classes**

Grades 7 – 8 | 8 AM-12:20 PM:
Wednesday, June 15

Grades 1 – 8 | 8 AM-12:20 PM:
Thursday, June 16

CALENDAR REMINDERS

Tue Aug 30 | Mandatory Parent Meeting, 6pm (details TBA)
Thu Sep 1| First Day of School – Grades 1-8: 1:12pm dismissal


ATTENDANCE REPORTING

Please include the following information when reporting an absence:
Parent’s name
Child’s full name
Teacher’s name
Date(s) of absence
Reason for absence

Email: alicebirneyattendance@gmail.com
or call: 916-395-4510, press 1


SYMPTOM CHECKER

Students and staff must stay home if experiencing any of the following symptoms:
• Fever or chills
• Cough
• Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
• Fatigue
• Muscle or body aches
• Headache
• New loss of taste or smell
• Sore throat
• Congestion or runny nose
• Diarrhea
• Nausea or vomiting

Please follow the guidelines above in how to report an absence. Thank you for helping keep our school community healthy and safe.


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