John Muir Elementary School



Bell Schedule



The John Muir office is open from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.,
Monday – Friday. Please be on time for the morning bell!

Arrival
8:10 a.m. Warning/Line up Bell
8:15 a.m. School Begins

Recess
9:45 - 10:00 a.m. Primary Recess (K-2)
10:00 - 10:15 a.m. Upper Grade Recess (3-5)

Lunchtime
11:35 a.m. - 12:20 p.m. 1st and 2nd grades
Recess followed by Lunch at 11:55 a.m.
11:50 a.m. - 12:35 p.m. Kindergarten; Lunch followed by Recess
12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.
3rd - 5th Recess/Lunch (12:20 bell)

Dismissal (Early dismissal on Fridays for grades 1-5)
Kindergarten Mon. - Thur. 1:40 p.m.
1st - 3rd grades Mon. - Thur. 2:35 p.m.
4th & 5th grade Mon. - Thur. 2:50 p.m.
Grades K-5 (Early Dismissal) Friday 1:30 p.m.

Minimum Days Dismissal
Kindergarten 12:25 p.m.
Grades 1 - 5 1:10 p.m.
8/22 - First day of classes
8/23 - K only
8/29 - Back to School Night
9/5 - Back to School Night (1-5 only)
11/7, 11/8, 11/9 - Conferences
11/22 - Thanksgiving Early Dismissal
12/22 - Winter Holiday
5/24 - Open House
6/8 - End of School

Before and After School
Childcare is available on campus through the CREST Program
Courtyard at John Muir Elementary School


Absence, Late Arrivals, Early Departures
Report absences to the school office, 310-399-7721. Children arriving late or leaving school early must be signed in or out in the "Late Arrival" or "Early Dismissal" binder in the office.


Santa Monic Malibu Unified School District