4 Day Week Information

  • Information about 27J Schools’ 4-day school week 

    The What?

    • The school week runs Tuesday - Friday.  

    • The school day - Secondary: 8:30am - 4:30pm

    • The school day - Elementary: 7:45am - 3:30pm

    • The educator work day:  7:30am-4:30pm

    • The educator work week:  Tuesday-Friday

    • One professional development Monday (4-hours) per month.


    The Why?

    • Creates a clean, concise, and consistent schedule.

    • Gives educators time to better prepare for classes and to develop professionally.

    • Encourages quality teachers and staff to come to and stay in 27J.

    • Allows 27J to reallocate funds to programs and services that target our core mission­—ensuring students are successful far beyond graduation.