School Hours

Start Time - 8:00 AM

  • MOD Schedule is available here

Dismissal Times:

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday - 2:25 PM
  • Wednesday - 1:30 PM
  • Wednesday Early Release - 10:30 AM
  • Early Release Schedule is available here

Free Periods and Cancelled Classes

Students are expected to be present in the school between 8:00 am and 2:00 pm. In case of free periods at the start, middle or end of the day, students may spend that time in the cafeteria or the library. BHS does not call in a substitute until a teacher’s third consecutive day of absence. When a teacher is absent, class is cancelled and there will be a homework assignment posted on the classroom door. Students should note the assignment and spend class time in the cafeteria, the library or a designated quiet study classroom. Students may not be dismissed during their “frees” unless they have earned open campus privileges.

Homework Free Dates 2019-2020

In the spirit of our BPS core belief “Education for the whole child requires development of the child’s academic, social, physical, and emotional well-being,” we observe 4 Homework Free Dates throughout the school year.

Homework Free Dates:

  • November 8 - November 11 
  • January 24 - January 26
  • April 10 - April 12
  • May 22 - May 25 (grades 9 - 11)
Pizza-cato String Event
Start Date/Time:
Tuesday, January 28, 2020 6:00 PM (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
End Date/Time:
Tuesday, January 28, 2020 8:00 PM (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Recurring Event:
One time event
Normal Priority
Visual and Performing Arts Event
Chenery Middle School Auditorium

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Owned by Arto Asadoorian, Director of Visual & Performing Arts On Thursday, June 6, 2019