Dropoff & Pickup

Curbside drop off starts on the 1st day of school

  • Students will be escorted to their class by a greeter.

  • Parents will not be permitted to walk students to class on the 1st day of school or days after.

  • This policy is for the safety and well-being of ALL of our students and staff.  


Arrival Plans for 22-23

WEST SIDE: Kinder, 1st

FRONT: 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th

NOTES-Bowie doors will open for car riders/drop offs at 7:20 (NO STUDENTS SHOULD BE DROPPED OFF PRIOR TO 7:20). Students arriving from 7:20-7:30 will report to the cafe (enter through the front doors of the school) (2-5) or wing hallway (K-1) (enter through the side doors. We will release students to class from the cafe starting at 7:30 (staggering release by grade). Parents, we ask you to please consider dropping students off after 7:30 unless absolutely necessary to drop off earlier for work. 

Dismissal Plans for 22-23

WEST SIDE: Kinder, 1st

FRONT: 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5t

Daycare: All daycare buses/vans will wait in the old circle drive by the barracks. Students will wait in the gated area until walked by staff to daycare bus/van.

Car Riders: Parents will be lined in appropriate lanes for pick up and must display pick up tags. If you do not have the pick up tag for your child, we will ask you to go to the office to pick up your child.

If your child has a car rider tag and is listed as a car rider, they will be held with students inside the building. If you park and walk up on the 2nd-5th grade side, you will need to see the person taking names to get on the list before we send your child out. Do not come to the building to get your student. 

Walkers: K-1 students will be escorted to crosswalk from the wing, 2-5 will be walked by a teacher to the crosswalk. Parents  can meet walkers at the designated area in the grass by the school. Please have your car tag , ID, or student pick up information with you. Please do not walk up to the front of the building.

*Older siblings will be picked up with the younger sibling.


Parents will not be allowed to walk up to get out of cars or have long discussions with teachers or staff at drop off or pick up. Please see the arrival and dismissal maps for more information. If a student is a car rider and a parent walks to get them, they will be added to the pick up list and will have to wait for students. 

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