Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Pasco School Board Approves 2017-2018 School Bell Times

Land O’ Lakes, FL – (April 4, 2017) – The District School Board of Pasco County approved school start and end times for the 2017-2018 school year at today’s school board meeting. To see the schedule, click here.
Following is a list of schools with new bell times and explanations for each:

  • Anclote High School, 8:50 a.m. to 3:05 p.m. – Changed from 7:30 a.m. to 1:40 p.m. due to the addition of the Cambridge Education program.
  • Bexley Elementary School, 9:40 a.m. to 3:50 p.m. – New school
  • Chasco Middle School, 8:30 a.m. to 2:50 p.m. – Changed from 8:40 a.m. to 2:50 p.m. due to principal’s request to add minutes to school day.
  • Cypress Creek Middle/High School, 7:25 a.m. to 1:50 p.m. – New school
  • Fox Hollow Elementary School, 9:40 a.m. to 4:20 p.m. (k-5) – Changed from 9:40 a.m. to 3:50 p.m. to add extra minutes to the school day. Pre-k will remain the same as this year.
  • Land O’ Lakes High School, 7:25 a.m. to 1:55 p.m. – Changed from 7:30 a.m. to 1:55 p.m. to give additional time for passing between classes needed due to construction.
  • River Ridge Middle and High schools, 7:25 a.m. to 1:50 p.m. – Changed from 7:30 a.m. to 1:55 p.m. to assist with bus route timing associated with bell time changes at Anclote High School and Paul R. Smith Middle School.
  • Charles S. Rushe Middle School, 7:25 a.m. to 1:40 p.m. – Changed from 8:40 a.m. to 2:50 p.m. to balance routes associated with the opening of the district’s new transportation garage and compressed natural gas (CNG) filling station in Odessa.
  • Paul R. Smith Middle School, 8:45 a.m. to 2:55 p.m. – Changed from 8:38 a.m. to 2:52 p.m. due to the addition of the Cambridge Education program.
  • Wiregrass Ranch High School, 7:25 a.m. to 1:56 p.m. – Changed from dual bell times associated with 10-period day, which ends with the opening of Cypress Creek Middle/High School in August.