Bell Schedules


To see Elmwood Park High School's bell schedules for the 2021-22 school year, scroll down or use these links for quick access:

Please note that EPHS and Elm Middle School follow a seven-period schedule. This type of schedule gives students at both schools more options to take electives and career-oriented classes as part of the District's College & Career Pathways program.


EPHS Regular Daily Bell Schedule for 2021-22


PERIOD

START

END

TIME

PASSING

SST 7:40 a.m. 8:00 a.m. 20 minutes 5 minutes
Period 1 8:05 a.m. 8:50 a.m. 45 minutes 5 minutes
Period 2 8:55 a.m. 9:40 a.m. 45 minutes 5 minutes
Period 3 9:45 a.m. 10:30 a.m. 45 minutes 5 minutes
Period 4 10:35 a.m. 11:20 a.m. 45 minutes 5 minutes
Period 5A 11:25 a.m. 11:50 a.m. 25 minutes 5 minutes
Period 5B 11:55 a.m.  12:20 p.m. 25 minutes 5 minutes
Period 5C 12:25 p.m. 12:50 p.m. 25 minutes 5 minutes
Period 5D 12:55 p.m. 1:20 p.m. 25 minutes 5 minutes
Period 6 1:25 p.m. 2:10 p.m. 45 minutes 5 minutes
Period 7 2:15 p.m. 3:00 p.m. 45 minutes N/A
Dismissal 3:00 p.m. 3:05 p.m. 5 minutes N/A

EPHS Early Release Bell Schedule for 2021-22


PERIOD

START

END

TIME

PASSING

SST 7:40 a.m. 8:00 a.m. 20 minutes 5 minutes
Period 1 8:05 a.m. 8:40 a.m. 35 minutes 5 minutes
Period 2 8:45 a.m. 9:20 a.m. 35 minutes 5 minutes
Period 3 9:25 a.m. 10:00 a.m. 35 minutes 5 minutes
Period 4 10:05 a.m. 10:40 a.m. 35 minutes 5 minutes
Period 5 10:45 a.m. 11:20 a.m. 35 minutes 5 minutes
Period 6 11:25 a.m. Noon 35 minutes 5 minutes
Period 7 12:05 p.m. 12:40 p.m. 35 minutes 5 minutes
Lunch 12:45 p.m. 1:10 p.m. 25 minutes N/A
Dismissal 1:10 p.m. 1:15 p.m. 5 minutes N/A

Notes About Lunch and Advisory


  • Lunch periods are 25 minutes each.
  • During regular days, lunch periods are incorporated into the subsections within Period 5 — that is, 5A, 5B, 5C and 5D. 
  • During early release days, lunch is held during a single period from 12:45 to 1:10 p.m.
  • There is no advisory on early release days.