School Hours


Listed below are the 2022-23 regular and early release school hours for Elm Middle School students. Also listed are the Elm main office hours.

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During 2022-23, each Monday that's not a holiday or student day-off will be an early release day. For a listing of holidays and other days off, see our 2022-23 school-year calendar.


Regular School Hours for Elm Students


  • Breakfast — TBA
  • Period 1 Class Starts — 7:55 a.m.
  • Lunch Times — Periods 5A-5C
    • 5A — 11:39 a.m. to 12:09 p.m.
    • 5B — 12:13 to 12:43 p.m.
    • 5C — 12:47 to 1:17 p.m.
  • Period 7 Class Ends — 3:09 p.m.
  • Dismissal — 3:10 to 3:15 p.m.
  • Bus Departure — TBA
  • Late Bus Departure — TBA

Early Release School Hours for Elm Students


  • Breakfast — TBA
  • Period 1 Class Starts — 7:55 a.m.
  • Lunch Times — Periods 5A-5C
    • 5A — 10:59 to 11:29 a.m.
    • 5B — 11:33 a.m. to 12:03 p.m.
    • 5C — 12:07 to 12:37 p.m.
  • Period 7 Class Ends — 2:09 p.m.
  • Dismissal — 2:09 to 2:15 p.m.
  • Bus Departure — TBA

Elm Main Office Hours


  • Main Office Opens — 7:00 a.m.
  • Main Office Closes — 3:30 p.m.
  • To contact Elm outside of main office hours, leave a voicemail at 708-452-3550 or email us at elminfo@epcusd401.org.
  • The Elm main office is closed for several weeks during summer break.