ETHS Bell Schedule
The regular school day schedule at ETHS runs from 8:00am – 3:35pm.
Some Departments offer “early-bird” classes that meet from 7:10-7:50am, Monday-Friday, for juniors and seniors. The first day for Early Bird PE is the second day of school. Students in need of academic support can meet with their teachers from 8:00-8:25 am. Classes begin at 8:30 am on regular school days and continue through the periods and announcements in the block schedule until 3:35pm.
On Orange Days and Blue Days (Tuesday through Friday), the time between classes is 10 minutes (1-minute warning bell). On Wildkit Mondays, the time between classes is 5 minutes. Each student has a daily lunch period. Students who have Lunch 1 will start their Block 5/ 6 classes at 12:30 p.m. (after lunch). Students who have Lunch 2 will start their Block 5/6 classes at 11:40 a.m. (before lunch).
Other bell schedules are in place for early dismissal days and late start days.
Bell Schedule Descriptions
Orange Day. This bell schedule is used on all regularly scheduled Tuesdays and Thursdays of the academic school year.
Blue Day. This bell schedule is used on all regularly scheduled Wednesdays and Fridays of the academic school year.
Wildkit Monday. Professional development (PD) is scheduled for staff on Mondays during the school year.
Early Dismissal. Days such as pep rally days and days before certain breaks are marked as early dismissal days on the calendar and will follow this bell schedule.
Late Start Day. On rare occasions, late start days are scheduled during the school year. Late start days might also be scheduled due to unexpected weather incidents.