Quarter System


At Elmwood Park High School the academic year is divided into quarters.

EPHS is the only school in District 401 that uses the quarter system. All other D401 schools follow a trimester schedule.

Each quarter consists of approximately 40-47 school days (winter and spring breaks not included). For 2020-21, the quarters begin and end on the dates listed below.


QUARTER 1

► Start: Aug 31, 2020
► End: Oct 30, 2020

TOTAL: 43 days

QUARTER 2

► Start: Nov 2, 2020
► End: Jan 15, 2021

TOTAL: 40 days

QUARTER 3

► Start: Jan 19, 2021
► End: Mar 26, 2021

TOTAL: 47 days

QUARTER 4

► Start: Apr 6, 2021
► End: Jun 9, 2021

TOTAL: 46 days


Report cards will be issued at the end of each quarter. For more detailed information about the 2020-21 school year, please see the District calendar below (click to display as a PDF).


20-21 calendar