Preparatory Academy School Hours & Bell Schedule

Use this resource page to access school calendars, office hours and our 5th-12th grade schedules.

School Calendars

Click below to access the Kindergarten-12th grade school calendars for the appropriate school year. Please visit the preschool website for program details.

Office Hours (School In-Session)

SCHEDULE K-4th Grade 5th-8th Grade High School
Full Day 7:30AM - 4:00PM 7:00AM - 4:00PM 7:00AM - 4:00PM 
Early Release 7:30AM - 4:00PM 7:00AM - 1:00PM 7:00AM - 1:00PM 

Office Hours (Summer & In-Session Breaks)

Our schools are closed during all major holidays. Additionally, the information below identifies the typical office hours when school is not in-session, but on occasion the schools will make adjustments. Please review the school calendar and contact the school if there are any questions regarding office hours.

K-4th Grade 5th-8th Grade High School
Mon - Thurs, 9:00AM - 2:00PM
(Closed on Friday)
Mon - Thurs, 9:00AM - 2:00PM
(Closed on Friday)
Mon - Thurs, 9:00AM - 2:00PM
(Closed on Friday)

Instructional Hours

SCHEDULE K-4th Grade 5th-8th Grade High School
Full Day 8:00AM - 3:00PM 7:30AM - 2:30PM 7:30AM - 2:30PM
Early Release 8:00AM - 1:00PM 7:30AM - 12:30PM 7:30AM - 12:30PM

A/B/C Day Schedule

DHPA has an A/B/C Day schedule and calendar for all grade levels. Please refer to the A/B/C Day schedule above to ensure you are observing the appropriate schedule.

A/B Full Day Schedule

1st pd: 7:30 -8:00 AM
2nd pd: 8:00-9:02 AM
3rd pd: 9:02-9:17 AM
4th pd:9:17-10:47 AM
5th pd:10:47-11:25 AM
Lunch: 11:25-12:05 PM
6th pd:12:05-1:35 PM
7th pd:1:35-2:30 PM

C Day Early Release

1st pd: 7:30 -8:00 AM
2nd pd: 8:00-9:02 AM
3rd pd: 9:02-10:02 AM
4th pd:10:02-10:17 AM
5th pd:10:17-10:47 AM
6th pd: 10:47-11:25 AM
Lunch: 11:25-12:05 PM
7th pd:12:05-1:35 PM
8th pd:1:35-2:30 PM

A/B Full Day Schedule

1st pd: 7:30 -8:00 AM
2nd pd: 8:00-9:02 AM
3rd pd: 9:02-10:02 AM
4th pd:10:02-10:17 AM
5th pd:10:17-10:47 AM
6th pd: 10:47-11:25 AM
Lunch: 11:25-12:05 PM
6th pd:12:05-1:35 PM
7th pd:1:35-2:30 PM

C Day Early Release 

1st pd: 7:30 -8:00 AM
2nd pd: 8:00-9:02 AM
3rd pd: 9:02-10:02 AM
4th pd:10:02-10:17 AM
5th pd:10:17-10:47 AM
6th pd: 10:47-11:25 AM
Lunch: 11:25-12:05 PM
7th pd:12:05-1:35 PM
8th pd:1:35-2:30 PM

A/B Full Day Schedule

1 & 2 pd: 7:30-9:02 AM
3 & 4 pd: 9:05-10:37 AM
Lunch:10:37-11:20 AM
5 & 6 pd:11:23-12:55 PM
7 & 8 pd:12:58-2:30 PM

C Day Early Release

1st pd:7:30-8:05 AM
2nd pd: 8:05-8:39 AM
3rd pd: 8:39-9:13 AM
4th pd:9:13-9:47 AM
5th pd:9:47-10:21 AM
6th pd:10:21-10:55 AM
Lunch:10:55-11:30 AM
7th pd:11:30-12:00 PM
8th pd:12:00-12:30 PM

A/B Full Day Schedule

1st & 2nd pd: 7:30-9:02 AM
3rd & 4th pd:9:05-10:37 AM
5th & 6th pd:10:40-12:12 PM
Lunch:12:12-12:55 PM
7th & 8th pd:12:58-2:30 PM

C Day Early Release

1st pd:7:30-8:05 AM
2nd pd: 8:05-8:39 AM
3rd pd: 8:39-9:13 AM
4th pd: 9:13-9:47 AM
5th pd: 9:47-10:21 AM
Lunch: 10:21-10:55 AM
6th pd: 10:55-11:30 AM
7th pd:11:30-12:00 PM
8th pd:12:00 -12:30 PM