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Bell Schedule

  • Students may not arrive before 7:30 am.
  • If your child must leave early or arrive late, please report to the office to sign them in or out.

Regular Schedule

Breakfast: 7:30–7:37 a.m.

First Bell: 7:37 a.m.

Classes begin: 7:40 a.m.

Morning Recess:

  • K: 9:50-10:10 a.m.
  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd: 9:20–9:40 a.m.
  • 3rd, 3rd/4th, 4th, 5th: 12:45–1:05 p.m.


  • K: 1st, 5th: 11:20-12:05 p.m.
  • 2nd, 3rd, 3rd/4th: 10:40-11:15 a.m.

Dismissal: 1:50 p.m.

Snow Delays and Cancelations

Decisions regarding delays, cancelations, and early dismissals are subject to change based on changing weather conditions. When APS delays or cancels school, parents will receive a call or e-mail from SchoolMessenger, our parent notification system. Delay, cancelation and early dismissal information is also posted on:

  • APS Website
  • Your school’s website
  • Local Media: Albuquerque Journal, KOB, KRQE, KOAT, KUNM

Chamiza Elementary 2-Hour Delay: Abbreviated Schedule

Class Begins: 9:43am

Dismissal: 1:50pm