Pick up/ Dismissal info
PARENT PHONE NUMBER(S) - Please ensure that the school is able to contact you during the day by providing at least two phone numbers where you can be reached. Please keep the school informed of any changes in telephone numbers, emergency contacts, bus stops, or other information. In some cases, current information is critical. SCHOOL HOURS - Kindergarten-Grade 6 instruction begins at 9:15 am and dismisses at 3:20 pm. Please be aware that interruptions in the classroom program due to late arriving students and early dismissals affect not only your child's education but also that of the other children in the classroom. Please keep these interruptions to a minimum. Thank you.
STUDENT ARRIVAL - An area is available for a minimal number of students in 1st - 6th grade at 8:45 a.m. Students arriving at this time are required to sit quietly at the picnic benches until campus officially opens at 9:05 a.m. All students are to enter the campus through the gate at the MPR. For safety reasons, students are requested to arrive after 9:05 a.m. when maximum adult supervision is available. Once a teacher is present, students will enter the campus through the gates on the upper playground. When dropping students off, please have them exit the car on the passenger side next to the sidewalk.
TRANSPORTATION CHANGES - Please send a note with your child when there is a change in your child's transportation plans. Any student who normally rides a bus home from school will be put on the bus he/she regularly rides unless the office is notified by the parent or guardian of the change. This procedure is for your child's protection.
DISMISSAL - Students who are picked up from school or who walk or ride their bike home will wait in the quad. Students will be released to parents at the gate and then walkers and bike riders will be walked to the front of the school and released through the walking gate and proceed to the crossing area. A safe area of the parking lot. Older siblings that come to pick up younger siblings are required to wait in the office if they arrive more than 5 minutes before dismissal. Parents are requested to park on Baseline Road or in the dirt parking lot west of the school. The yellow curb in front of the school is for immediate drop-off of students only, and drivers are not to leave their vehicles for any reason. When visiting the school for any reason, please park on Baseline Road or in the dirt parking lot.
Parking in the Visitor lot is very limited. The handicap parking places are in the lot for designated cars only. The red zone along the curb in front of the school is for emergency vehicles only per vehicle code 22500 (No person shall stop, park, or leave standing any vehicle whether attended or unattended, except when necessary to avoid conflict with other traffic or in compliance with the directions of a peace officer or traffic control device) and vehicle code 21458 (Red indicates no stopping, standing, or parking whether the vehicle is attended or unattended, except that a bus a may stop in a red zone marked as a bus zone).
Messages and Visitor INFO
MESSAGES FOR STUDENTS - Messages to students are handled through the office and delivered to rooms by staff or student messengers at recess time. Delivery of flowers/balloons will be picked up by students in the office after school but are not allowed in the classrooms. Parents may consider picking their child up if a delivery is made at school as it is a potential distraction for the bus driver. We cannot guarantee delivery of messages to students after 3:00 p.m. Messages to kindergarten cannot be guaranteed after 12:15 p.m.
PARENTS AND VISITORS - We welcome visitors, parents and volunteers to the school. All visitors, parents and volunteers must report to the office and sign in before going to the classroom. This is for safety and security and is required by State Law.
COMPLAINT FORMS - Complaint Forms are available from the school secretary.