School Hours in District 401


All District 401 schools hold regular hours four days a week: Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.

On Wednesdays each school observes a late-start schedule, which allows faculty members to gather for meetings, training sessions and other staff development activities.


Early Childhood Center


Morning Sessions

► Regular Schedule (M, Tu, Th, F) — 8:15 to 10:50 a.m. 

► Late Start (Wednesdays) — 9:25 to 11:25 a.m.


Afternoon Sessions

► Regular Schedule (M, Tu, Th, F) — 12:10 to 2:45 p.m. 

► Late Start (Wednesdays) — 12:45 to 2:45 p.m.


Elmwood Elementary School


► Regular Schedule (M, Tu, Th, F) — 8:40 a.m. to 3 p.m.   

► Late Start (Wednesdays) — 9:17 a.m. to 3 p.m.


John Mills Elementary School


► Regular Schedule (M, Tu, Th, F) — 8:40 a.m. to 3 p.m.    

► Late Start (Wednesdays) — 9:17 a.m. to 3 p.m.


Elm Middle School


► Regular Schedule (M, Tu, Th, F) — 7:55 a.m. to 3:05 p.m.

► Late Start (Wednesdays) — 9:05 a.m. to 3:05 p.m.


Elmwood Park High School


► Regular Schedule (M, Tu, Th, F) — 7:50 a.m. to 3 p.m.    

► Late Start (Wednesdays) — 9 a.m. to 3:05 p.m.