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Today, 12/1/2015
High: 49 Low: 46
81% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 12/2/2015
High: 57 Low: 42
Rain showers likely
74% chance of precipitation.

Educating future leaders since 1998.


2015 - 2016 
School Hours:
M, T, W, F: 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Th: 8:30 am - 2:10 pm
Yard Opens:  
8:00 am
8:00 am - 8:20 am
After-School: until 6:00 pm

After School

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Upcoming Events

Thursday, December 3
Picture Re-Take Day
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Friday, December 4
Winter Dance
6:30 pm Cafeteria - Must submit dance permission form
Monday, December 14
803 Space Center Trip

Tuesday, December 15
801 Space Center Trip
Wednesday, December 16
802 Space Center Trip
Thu, Dec 24 - Fri, Jan 1
Winter Recess
No School
Wednesday, January 13
Winter Concert

Auditorium @ 6:30 pm

Monday, January 18
Martin Luther King Jr Day
No School