Arrival & Dismissal Procedures

Arrival & Dismissal Procedures

    Arrival: All students may begin entering the building starting at 8:00 A.M.

    • Car Riders will enter through the side doors along the fence.
    • Walkers will enter through the side doors along the fence.
    • Bus Riders will exit the bus and walk from the bus loop through the cafeteria doors. Click here for information about bus routes.
    • PreK students must be walked to their classrooms and signed in daily.

    Dismissal: Dismissal begins at 2:50 P.M. daily.

    • Car Riders will be dismissed through the library door when their name is called.
    • Walkers will be dismissed from the side of the school near the PreK playground along the fence. (PreK students must be released to a parent or older sibling. They can not walk home alone.)
    • Bus Riders will be dismissed from the cafeteria when as their bus arrives. Click here for information about bus routes.
    • PreK students must be picked up by an adult at dismissal time.

    Important: Students should not be on school property any earlier than 8:00AM and no later than 3:00PM unless they are enrolled in Extended Day or Girls Inc. There is no adult supervision for students on campus outside of school hours. According to the DCPS Code of Conduct, schools “are not responsible for supervising students who arrive on school property 30 or more minutes before school, or for students who remain on school property 30 or more minutes after school or school-sponsored activities end.”