Arrival and Dismissal

Before School:
Students may arrive at school after 7:15 a.m.  Students will remain in cafeteria until the 7:30 bell rings.

After School:
Students will be dismissed by the 2:15 p.m. bell.

Agencies that conduct after-school programs include the YMCA, Boys and Girls Club, and Girls, Inc. Please contact these agencies for further explanation of their services.
Dismissal procedures have been developed to ensure the safety of all children and to expedite traffic flow. For the safety of all children, parents must wait outside the building on the other side in the afternoons Students may not be checked out after 2:00 p.m. unless the student has a documented appointment card.
WALKERS: Student who walk home will be guided outside with car-riders and dismissed by their teacher.
BUS RIDERS / DAYCARE RIDERS:
  • All bus riders and daycare riders will be called to the cafeteria at 2:15 p.m.
CAR-RIDERS:
  • Parents who pick up their children should use both lanes in front of the school building. Please do not block the bus lane entrance from Heath Drive.
  • School personnel will direct the flow of traffic and relay car rider names to faculty and staff who are supervising students.
  • Parents are NOT to leave their vehicles for any reason. If you wish to speak to the teacher, please email or call the school for an appointment. Dismissal time is not an appropriate time for a conference.
  • Car riders will be called for dismissal at 2:20 p.m.
  • If parent has not arrived by 2:40 p.m., the teacher will be directed to the office to contact the parent.