Weather Notice

Due to the potential for icy road conditions, Huntsville City Schools will operate on a 2-hour delay on Wednesday, December 11, 2019. The two-hour delay will also apply to all HCS employees, unless otherwise directed by your supervisor.  All elementary, middle, and junior high classes will begin at 10:00am.  All high school classes will begin at 10:30am.  Buses will also run on a two-hour delayed schedule. 


Huntsville City Schools Weather Safety Team, working in conjunction with the EMA and other local agencies, will continue to monitor conditions and send out updates should any additional changes be necessary.  For more information about the weather safety decision process, please select the more information link below.

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Bell Schedule

Mae Jemison High School follows an A/B Block Schedule with an integrated JAG Time.

  • Breakfast: 7:30-8:25
  • 1st Block: 8:30-9:58
  • 2nd Block: 10:03-11:31
  • 3rd Block11:35-1:33
    • 1st Lunch: 11:35-11:55
    • 2nd Lunch: 12:00-12:20
    • 3rd Lunch: 12:25-12:45
  • Jag Time: 1:38--2:08
  • 4th Block: 2:12-3:40

What is JAG Time?  JAG Time is a positive school-wide initiative to encourage and support student achievement and involvement. This plan allows for a one-hour lunch period.  Students are allowed to take advantage of a variety of activities during this time period including:

  • Participate in intramural sports and fitness activities in the gym.
  • Participate in club meetings.
  • Meet with teachers for Academic Overtime (tutoring) during designated office hours.
  • Study and spend time with friends.
  • And much, much more!