Arrival and Dismissal

Arrival

School begins promptly at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 3:09 p.m. Students may arrive at 8:15 a.m. for breakfast in the cafeteria.

Breakfast  is served from 8:10-8:25 a.m. Students in grades K-5 NOT eating breakfast at school should report to the yard outside the cafeteria at 8:20am.

Students should not report to school earlier than 8:10 a.m. for breakfast or 8:20 a.m. to line up in the schoolyard, there is no supervision until that time.

The school assumes no liability or responsibility for children on school grounds until supervision begins.

  • Inclement Weather Arrival

    In the case of inclement weather, Kindergarten students should be escorted to the Auditorium. Students in grades 1-3 should go directly to the Auditorium and sit in their assigned areas. Grades 4 & 5 students should go directly to the gym.

  • Late Arrival

    Any student who arrives after 8:31am is considered late. If a student is late, he/she must report to the Front desk located outside the main office for a late slip. Late arrivals are recorded on a student’s attendance record. Lateness is disruptive to the instructional day and should be avoided.  Punctuality is expected

Dismissal

It is imperative that parents/caregivers pickup child(ren) on time during regular and early dismissal days. The faculty and administrators must attend meetings at the close of school. Students are dismissed from the schoolyard at 3:09 p.m. Please arrive promptly by 3:09 p.m. to pick up your child.

On inclement weather days, students will be dismissed from the Auditorium.

Students in kindergarten may not walk home alone. If an older student from the school, or another adult, is picking up a younger child, written permission must be given by the parent/guardian.

A student will not be released without written permission to any other adult other than those who have been designated.