INFORMATION ABOUT ARRIVAL AND DISMISSAL
What are the school hours?
Elementary school hours are 7:50 AM – 2:30 PM. Students may arrive beginning at 7:25 AM. Upon arrival, students report directly to their classrooms to organize themselves for the day and do morning work. Students who wish to eat breakfast may pick up their food on the way to class. Students who arrive after 7:50 AM are tardy and must sign in at the main office with a parent/guardian. Students must be in their classrooms by 7:50. Students arriving to the classroom after 7:50 are considered tardy.
What are arrival and dismissal procedures?
Again, students may arrive between 7:25 – 7:50 AM. Staff members and fifth grade safety patrol students will be stationed throughout the building to open doors and provide assistance. If there is no adult present to greet your child, you are either early and must wait until 7:25 or you are late and must park and escort your child inside the building.
In the afternoon:
Students who attend After School at Estes Hills will be escorted to their sign-in location by a staff member.
Bus riders will be escorted to the bus by a staff member.
Walkers will be escorted to the blacktop or the front of the school by a staff member.
Car riders will be escorted to the car circle by a staff member. Parents must remain in their cars as a staff member or safety patrol student will assist all children. Please use your assigned car pick-up hanger with as assigned number on it to help staff locate your child(ren) promptly. You will receive a form in the first week to request a car pick-up hanger.