Vandalia Elementary School — Bell Schedules

Regular Day
Description / Section Start Time End Time Length
Morning Bell 8:25 AM
Tardy Bell 8:30 AM
Primary Recess 10:00 AM 10:15 AM 15 min
Intermediate Recess 10:15 AM 10:30 AM 15 min
Lunch (K-1) 11:45 AM 12:35 PM 50 min
Lunch (2-3) 12:05 PM 12:55 PM 50 min
Lunch (4-5) 12:25 PM 1:15 PM 50 min
Early Release Wednesdays (K-5) Dismissal 1:55 PM
Dismissal (K-3) M-T-Th-F 2:45 PM
Dismissal (4-5) M-T-Th-F 3:30 PM
Minimum Day
Minimum days for the 2022-23 school year are:
October 17, 18, 20, and 21 for parent conferences.
November 23, March 10, and June 2 for days before a holiday.
Every Wednesday is an Early Release Day, where students all are dismissed at 1:55 pm.
Description / Section Start Time End Time Length
Morning Bell 8:05 AM
Tardy Bell 8:15 AM
Primary Recess 9:45 AM 10:00 AM 15 min
Intermediate Recess 10:10 AM 10:25 AM 15 min
Lunch (K-1) 11:30 AM 12:00 PM 30 min
Lunch (2-3) 12:00 PM 12:30 PM 30 min
Lunch (4-5) 12:15 PM 12:45 PM 30 min
Dismissal (K-3) on Minimum Days 12:55 PM
Dismissal (4-5) on Minimum Days 12:55 PM
Dismissal (ALL) Early Release Wednesdays 1:55 PM
Physical Education and Fine Arts Classes
Description / Section Start Time End Time Length
PE First Grade, Daily 2:00 PM 2:20 PM 20 min
PE Second Grade, Daily 2:00 PM 2:20 PM 20 min
PE Third Grade, Daily 2:00 PM 2:20 PM 20 min
PE 4th Grade: M-W-F 11:40 AM 12:25 PM 45 min
PE 5th Grade: M-W-F 1:20 PM 2:05 PM 45 min
Fine Arts/Music (4th Grade) Tuesdays and Thursdays 11:15 AM 12:00 PM 45 min
Fine Arts/Music (5th Grade) Tuesdays and Thursdays 12:00 PM 12:45 PM 45 min
Vandalia Elementary School - 271 E College Ave, Porterville, CA 93257 - Phone: (559) 782-7260 - Fax: