SCHOOL BEGINS AT 8:20 AND ENDS AT 2:40. Please make sure your child gets to school on time! Kindergarten students will be dropped off by parents in classroom until a later into the school year. Grades 1 through 5 will lineup in the school yard beginning at 8:15.
Kindergarten children are brought into their classrooms by parents/care givers. Parents enter from the main entrance located on 17th Street and Prospect Avenue. First through fifth grade students will be led into the school by teachers in the first month of school. By October, third, fourth and fifth graders will be sent to their classrooms by administration and school aides. Note that all children are entitled to come to the cafeteria for free breakfast from 7:45-8:35.
and second graders in the main building enter through the front door at 8:28 and children walk upstairs and sit in the hall outside their classrooms until 8:30, when the teacher lets them in. Third, fourth, and fifth grade students line up in the back yard at 8:25 and are let into the main building or the minischool by an administrator or teacher. Minischool 2nd graders wait near the minischool, enter through the middle doors and walk to their classrooms. Note that all children are entitled to come to the cafeteria for free breakfast from 8:05-8:25.
Strollers create a hazard in our busy building, so please park them in the special stroller parking area (without babies) in the outer vestibule of the main lobby (Bonus – the Security Guard can see them).
K: Kindergarten students are picked up from the main entrance on 17th Street and Prospect Avenue.
1 through 4: First, second, third and fourth grade will be dismissed in the school yard.
5: Fifth graders are dismissed from Exit 7 on 17th Street (The second barrier free entryway).
If a child needs to leave school before the regular dismissal time (2:40), please note that the parent/guardian coming to pick up the child must come to the main office to sign the child out. Children may not be dismissed early without an adult picking them up.
Children should not be playing ball or riding scooters in the back yard until 15 minutes after dismissal–2:55. SCOOTERS AND SKATEBOARDS ARE NOT ALLOWED IN SCHOOL.
Period Start End Notes
First 8:20 9:10
Second 9:15 10:05
Third 10:10 11:00
Fourth 11:05 11:55 Kindergarten & 2nd Grade Lunch & Recess
Fifth 12:00 12:50 1st & 3rd Grade Lunch & Recess
Sixth 12:55 1:45 4th & 5th Grade Lunch & Recess
(4th Grade Lunch Release - Spring/ 5th Grade Lunch Release - Fall & Spring)
Seventh 1:50 2:35