Daily Schedule



A typical day at The Leelanau School is busy and diverse.

exploratoryleadersThe daily schedule is designed to provide structure and accountability to the students, yet allow freedom and flexibility.

Below is a general outline for the week, with variation day to day.

8:15 Students are up and ready for their day. The cafe is open for breakfast, offering healthy options to start the day. Students are required to sign in by 8:15.

8:15 – 8:30 Quiet periods and advisory meetings

8:35 – 9:05 Morning Energize. Exercising first thing in the morning is key to an awake mind and body.

9:10 – 10:25 First and Second period class blocks. These alternate during the week.

10:30 – 11:00 Break period. Students use this period to regroup, grab a snack and to seek additional help for their studies.

11:05 – 12:25 Third and Fourth class block

12:30 – 1:00 Lunch! Healthy eating is such an important part of life here at the Leelanau School. We utilize fresh food from our campus greenhouse plus as much locally produced food as possible.

1:05 – 2:25 Fifth & Sixth class blockdaily schedule - Dorm Life

2:30 – 3:45 Seventh class block or Council period

3:45 Break period. Snack

4:15 – 5:30 Afternoon activities

6:15 – 7:00 Dinner. As with all meals, we integrate our students with the process as part of the healthy living learning process.

7:15 Sign in to Dorm

7:30 – 9:00 Study Hall

9:00 – 9:45 Open Gym

9:45 Call to dorms