Start/Dismissal Times

First Day of School

The first day of school for Sheridan Elementary School students in grades 1-5 is August 3, 2021, and it is a half-day. The first day of school for preschool and kindergarten students at Sheridan Elementary School is August 6, 2021, and it is a full day of school.

The first day of school for all other students grades 1-6 is August 11, 2021, and it is a half-day. No breakfast or lunch will be served on this day.

At Fort Riley Middle School and Junction City Middle School, the first day of school, August 11, 2021, will only be for the incoming sixth-grade students, all new students grades sixth to eighth, and students who participated in remote learning during last year’s school year. This will be a half-day of school. All students from grades sixth to eighth will return for a full day of school on August 12, 2021.

The first day of school for all other preschool and kindergarten students is August 16, 2021, and it is a full day of school.

The first day of school for Junction City High School students is August 25, 2021, and it is a full day of school.

SchoolType of DayGradeTime
Junction City Middle SchoolHalf Day6-87:40 AM - 11:00 AM
Fort Riley Middle SchoolHalf Day6-87:40 AM - 11:00 AM
Elementary SchoolsHalf Day1-58:00 AM - 11:25 AM
Fort Riley ElementaryHalf Day1-5 7:45 AM - 11:10 AM
Seitz ElementaryHalf Day1-58:15 AM - 11:40 AM
Early Childhood First Day of School
(Classes begin August 6, 2021)
AM Classes
PM Classes
Extended-Day
See Early Childhood Center Schedule Below

Half-Day Schedule

SchoolType of DayGradeTime
Junction City Middle SchoolHalf Day6-87:40 AM - 11:00 AM
Fort Riley Middle SchoolHalf Day6-87:40 AM - 11:00 AM
Elementary SchoolsHalf Day1-58:00 AM - 11:25 AM
Fort Riley ElementaryHalf Day1-5 7:45 AM - 11:10 AM
Seitz ElementaryHalf Day1-58:15 AM - 11:40 AM
Early Childhood First Day of School
(Classes begin August 6, 2021)
AM Classes
PM Classes
Extended-Day
See Early Childhood Center Schedule Below

Regular Schedule

SchoolType of DayGradeTime
Junction City High SchoolFull Day9-128:30 AM - 3:50 PM
Middle SchoolsFull Day 6-87:40 AM - 2:50 PM
Elementary SchoolsFull DayK-58:00 AM - 3:15 PM
Fort Riley ElementaryFull DayK-57:45 AM - 3:00 PM
Seitz ElementaryFull DayK-58:15 AM - 3:30 PM

Early Childhood Center

SchoolType of ClassTime
Half-Day SessionsAM Classes
PM Classes
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Fort Riley Elementary SchoolExtended-Day7:50 AM - 2:20 PM
All Other Elementary SchoolsExtended-Day8:00 AM - 2:30 PM