Pick up, Drop off and Parking

Drop Off

When dropping off and picking up students, please drive all the way around the outer edge of the circle, and pull all the way forward to drop off/pick up your child at the curb.  The upper parking lot will be used for drop-off and pick-up.  
 

Arrival Procedures

Grades 1st through 5th-Parking Lot Screening

  • Students in grades 1st through 5th will stay in vehicles (masks on) for temperature and screening questions by staff. If student temperature is 100 degrees or over we will recheck the temperature one more time. If the temperature remains over 100 degrees, the student and family goes home.  

  • After screening, students will enter campus through the front office. They will use hand sanitizer before entering the campus. 

  • Students screened will wait outside on social distancing markers until the teacher opens the door or if the door is open the student may go inside the classroom. We strongly encourage students to come as close to the start of school as possible. 

Grades TK/K and Walkers-Front Gate Screening

  • Only TK/K parents will park. Students will line up at the front gate on the social distancing markers. Siblings may also be with them. One parent is encouraged to escort TK/K students to the gate. TK/K Teachers will meet students at the gate. 

  • Screening questions and temperature will be taken before entering campus. If student temperature is 100 degrees or over we will recheck the temperature one more time. If the temperature remains over 100 degrees, the student and family goes home.

  • Students walking to school will go to the isolation area if students have Covid-19 related symptoms and/or their temperature is 100 degrees or more to be picked up by a parent. 

  • Walkers cleared will enter campus through the front office. They will use hand sanitizer before entering the campus. 

 
Afternoon Pick up:
  • We are woring on pick up procedures and will update prior to the reopening on October 12th.

Parking

Please remember that the Tierra Bonita parking lot is for staff parking only. Parents can park in one of the two visitor spots or park along Tierra Bonita Road.
 

Safety Tips

  • Parents, please model safe street crossing strategies, including the use of the crosswalk, and avoid walking through the parking lot.
  • Use sidewalks only.
  • Offer encouraging words to Safety Patrol. These students are very dedicated and committed to what they are doing.
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