Bell Times/Daily Schedule

The following is the daily school schedule and bell times at McNab Public School.

Parents are reminded that there is no school supervision on the school grounds before 9:00 a.m.

Please do not send your child to school before 9:00 a.m..



9:15 a.m.

Classes/School Day Begins (1st Block)

11:15 a.m.

First Nutrition Break

11:35 a.m.


11:55 p.m.

Classes Resume (2nd Block)

1:25 p.m.

Second Nutrition Break

1:45 p.m.


2:05 p.m.

Classes Resume (3rd Block)

3:35 p.m.

Dismissal/Bus Loading

The bell rings at the beginning and end of each recess and lunch.

Dropping Off and Picking Up Your Child

  • If your child needs to be picked up during the school day, please try to do so during the nutrition/activity blocks 11:15 a.m. to 11:55 a.m. and 1:25 p.m. to 2:05 p.m. to reduce classroom interruptions.
  • If you are picking your child up after school, please arrive within 10 minutes of our dismissal time. Students should be instructed to meet you in the office area for pick-up after the bell rings at 3:35 p.m..
  • Your child's safety is important to us. Please call the office before 2:30 p.m. to let us know you are picking your child up or send a note in your child's agenda if you are making alternate pick-up arrangements.
  • The bus area is for buses only during arrival (9:00 a.m. to 9:20 a.m) and dismissal (3:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m) times.
  • If you are driving your child to school please ensure that your vehicle is stopped on the school side of the driveway - behind or in front of the bus stopping area.