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School​ ​Hours :

School begins each day at 8:25 A.M. and closes at 3:04 P.M. Kindergarten students are dismissed at 2:50 P.M. Kindergarten students must be supervised by a parent/caregiver at all times prior to the school day while in the schoolyard. A kindergarten parent or designated adult must sign Kindergarten students out at the end of the day.

Arrival:

All students will enter through the door near the cafeteria in the school yard. For safety purposes, no parents will be allowed to enter with their child. If a parent needs to come in for a legitimate concern they must go around the building and enter through the main entrance and sign-in. Students arriving by 8:15A.M. may go to the cafeteria for breakfast. Kindergarten, 1st grade and students in Autistic Support classes will report to the cafeteria. Students in grades 2 through 5 will go to the auditorium. Children dropped off on the Kelvin Ave. side of the building must walk around the building to enter. The main entrance will only be open during icy or snowy conditions. The doors will lock at 8:25 A.M. Any students arriving after 8:25A.M. must enter through the front entrance with a parent and proceed to the main office for a late pass. Teachers will pick students up from either the cafeteria or auditorium at 8:25 A.M.

Dismissal:

Students are dismissed on a staggered schedule. Kindergarten students will be dismissed at 2:50 P.M. Parents must enter through the doors in the schoolyard near the cafeteria. They will proceed to the cafeteria to sign out their student. Students in grades 1-5 riding the first trip bus will be dismissed at the 2:55 P.M. bell. All walkers will be dismissed to the schoolyard at the 3:04 P.M. bell. Teachers will escort the students to the schoolyard. Students riding the 2nd trip bus will wait in the gym. These students are not permitted to report outside. Parent​ ​Drop-Off/Pick-Up No vehicles are allowed to drive into the schoolyard off of Byberry Road. Only the 5 designated yellow school buses may drop off and