REPORTING AN ABSENCE

If your child is going to be absent, please contact your school office within one hour after the beginning of the school day. Please report any communicable childhood diseases (e.g., chicken pox, impetigo, “strep” throat, conjunctivitis, etc.). The school will respect the privacy of the individual child, and may notify families of exposure to infectious disease.

  • Cherokee: 847-234-3805
  • Everett: 847-234-5713
  • Sheridan: 847-234-1160
  • DPM Grades 5/6: 847-615-4470
    (press "1" to report an absence)
  • DPM Grades 7/8: 847-604-7400
    (press "1" to report an absence)

School Hours

REGULAR SCHOOL HOURS

Students at Cherokee, Everett, and Sheridan - except 1/2 Day Kindergarten - will follow a Continuous Improvement Initiative (CII) schedule on Mondays to allow collaborative planning time for staff members.

Cherokee, Everett, Sheridan - (Extended-Day K - Grade 4)

Monday 8:00 am - 1:45 pm
Tuesday-Friday 8:00 am - 2:50 pm


Cherokee, Everett, Sheridan - (Half-Day AM Kindergarten)

Monday-Friday 8:00 am - 11:30 am


Deer Path Middle School (Grades 5-8)

Monday-Friday 8:35 am - 3:35 pm

HALF-DAY ATTENDANCE SCHEDULE

Cherokee, Everett, Sheridan - (Extended-Day K - Grade 4)

8:00 am - 11:00 am


Deer Path Middle School (Grades 5-8)

8:35 am - 11:35 am


LATE START SCHEDULE

If a day is designated as a Late Start, school will begin two hours later than usual. Buses will run regular morning routes two hours later than the originally scheduled time. Dismissal times and afternoon bus routes and times will remain as originally scheduled. There will be no Morning Kindergarten on late start days.

If a Late Start is called due to inclement weather or other emergency situation, parents will be notified using an automated system and an alert message will be posted on our website. More information can be found on the School Closings page.

If a Late Start Day falls on a Monday, students at Cherokee, Everett, and Sheridan will continue to follow the CII schedule and will be released at 1:45 pm.

Cherokee, Everett, Sheridan - (Extended-Day K - Grade 4)

10:00 am - 2:50 pm


Cherokee, Everett, Sheridan - (Half-Day AM Kindergarten)

Cancelled


Deer Path Middle School (Grades 5-8)

10:35 am - 3:35 pm