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Students are not allowed to use cell phones on campus. Phones must be turned off before entering the gate (NO SILENT NO VIBRATE! and may not be turned on until exiting the  gate after school gets out. Any phones that are used or ring during the school day will be confiscated.

Web Site Info

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School Hours

OFFICE HOURS 2016-2017


Regular Day Schedule

(Mon, Tues, Thurs & Fri)

7:30 am to 4:00 pm


Early Dismissal Wednesday Schedule

7:30 am to 3:00 pm


Minimum Day Schedule

7:30 am to 1:00 pm


Main Office (916) 686-7728

Attendance (916) 686-7736

Fax (916) 685-2952

Request for schedule changes deadline

Counselors are here to assist you in identifying academic and career goals and planning your courses of study that will lead to the achievement of these goals. If you are planning to submit a counselor request form regarding your course schedule to your counselor, please note that the deadline to submit your request is this Tuesday, August 22nd.

Procedures for visiting campus

All Parents, Guardians and Visitors must check in at the front counter in the main office, sign in and get a visitor pass before proceeding further on campus. This includes going to attendance.  Please be prepared to show picture ID.

Early Dismissals & Campus Visits

Parents please be prepared to show your drivers license or other valid photo I.D. when entering our main office, picking your student up early from school or when visiting our campus. When students are released from school early they must be picked up by an adult who is listed as a parent, guardian or emergency contact unless other arrangements have been made with an administrator or the office staff.


Students will not be called from class until parents/guardians arrive.  Students may not be signed out after 2:50 PM and 2:15 on Wednesdays due to teachers' closure procedures.


All visitors on campus will be required to enter through the administration office to sign in, have their identification verified and then they will receive a visitor sticker to proceed to various location in the office or on campus.

Parent Volunteers

Are you interested in volunteering at Joseph Kerr Middle School? We have some great opportunities to help! Please fill out the attached Parent Volunteer Survey and have your student return it to their first period teacher or the main office. If you have any questions, please contact Sue Faulkner (916) 686-7728.


Volunteer Survey 2016-2017

News Bulletins


Back-to-School Night

August 24, 2016


Food Sales – Pizza $2.00, Candy & Soda - $1.00/4:30-7:30 pm (Snack Bar)

Kona Ice Shaved Ice Sales - $3.00/4:30-7:00 pm (Quad)

Parent Meeting 5:00-5:40 pm (MP Room)

Book Fair 5:30-8:00 pm (Library)

PE, Spirit Wear & Yearbook Sales 5:00-8:00 pm (Student Activity Center)

School Loop Registration 5:30-6:30 pm (Library)

Classroom Presentations 5:45-7:25 pm

          Period 1       5:45-5:55 pm

          Period 2       6:00-6:10 pm

          Period 3       6:15-6:25 pm

          Period 4       6:30-6:40 pm

          Period 5       6:45-6:55 pm

          Period 6       7:00-7:10 pm

          Period 0       7:15-7:25 pm – Jazz Band ONLY


Welcome to the 2016-2017 school year! Attached is our August-September 2016 newsletter.


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Today: 8/23/16
12:00 AM Fund Raiser - Entertainment Books
8:30 AM Book Fair

Celebrate Kerr's 50th Anniversary with a Brick

Daily Bulletin

Bell Schedule

Lunch Schedule

Minimum Days

Elk Grove High School

If you would like to access Elk Grove High Schools Web Site click on the following link.


Elk Grove High School Web Site


Questions about the website?

Webmaster: Matthew Kempen

Phone: (916) 686-7728