Arrival and dismissal

Arrival / Late Arrival

Students will not be permitted to enter the building prior to 7:45 a.m. unless special arrangements have been made for a student to be with a teacher.

7:45 a.m. - 7:55 a.m. - Early Morning Drop Off

  • Students arrive on campus at 7:45 a.m.
  • Buses will release students at 7:45 a.m.
  • All students head directly to the Gym and sit in grade level area until 7:50 a.m. when the locker bell rings

7:50 a.m. - Locker bell rings

  • Students leave gym to access school lockers

7:58 a.m. - 2 minute warning bell rings

  • Students should be finishing up at lockers and preparing for homeroom procedures

8:00 a.m. - Homeroom Begins

  • Pledge of Allegiance and announcements
  • Students who arrive after 8:00 a.m. are LATE and must report to the main office and be signed in by a parent or guardian. Attendance records will be noted.

8:05 a.m - Regular class instruction begins

Dismissal / Leaving Early

The school day ends at 2:45 p.m. each school day (unless Half Day Dismissal: 12:00 p.m or emergency school closing).  Students exit the building through the front doors and load on buses.

A student may not leave the school grounds between 8:05 a.m. and regular dismissal unless he/she is signed out by a parent or emergency contact before leaving the school grounds.

Parents who establish medical appointments after the student is already at school should call the main office to arrange for orderly early dismissal of the student. Please do not leave messages about early dismissal on faculty voicemail or e-mail.

Drop Off / Temporary Parking

In order to support safe and orderly Arrival and Dismissal, parents dropping students off by car must utilize the Drop-Off Loop located at the far end of the building behind the flag pole.

No vehicle should stand or park in the Fire Lane in front of the school building.