• Elementary Center
     Upper Moreland Elementary School

    ARRIVAL & DISMISSAL PROCEDURES

    The Elementary School Instructional Day is 8:35 AM to 2:45 PM / Dismissal begins at 2:45 PM

    ELEMENTARY SCHOOL BUS PROCEDURES

    ARRIVAL

    DISMISSAL

    All bus riding students will exit buses in the front bus loop and on Preston Road of the Elementary School

    All bus riding students will enter buses that are stationed in the front bus loop and on Preston Road of the Elementary School

    School personnel will be on duty to assist

    School Personnel will be on duty to assist

    No vehicles will be permitted to enter the bus loop/zone during this time

    Any change in dismissal procedures MUST be communicated via a NOTE or EMAIL each morning of the change

    (Please do not call the main office to communicate any changes.)

    ELEMENTARY SCHOOL DAYCARE/MINIVAN/MINIBUS PROCEDURES

    ARRIVAL

    DISMISSAL

    All van/minivan/minibus riders will exit these vehicles onto the sidewalk near the main entrance of the Elementary School

    All van/minivan/minibus riders will enter these vehicles from the sidewalk near the main entrance of the Elementary School

    School personnel will be on duty to assist

    School personnel will be on duty to assist

    ELEMENTARY SCHOOL CAR RIDERS PROCEDURES

    ARRIVAL

    Car Riders Line begins at 8:20-8:30 am  

    DISMISSAL

    Car Riders Line begins at 2:45 PM

    All drivers are to follow and obey all traffic signs and directions posted for the car riders line

    All drivers are to follow and obey all traffic signs and directions posted for the car riders line

    Drivers are not permitted to park in the lots and escort students into the building

    Drivers are not permitted to park in the lots and retrieve their students from the building.  For safety purposes and efficiency in dismissals, early dismissals must occur prior to 2:30 pm.  

    A “KISS & DROP” procedure will be adhered to :  Drivers remain in vehicle and assigned personnel assist with students exiting cars on the sidewalk side of the car line driveway

    All cars must post on the dashboard, the family name

    All students must wait to be assisted by school personnel

    Car riders will be called to the line in the order that cars arrive

    No vehicles are permitted to be left unattended

    If a vehicle is holding up the line, the driver will be asked to loop around and move to the end of the line

    Once the car line closes, all drivers must park in the front lot and escort late arriving students to the main office of the Elementary School to sign in their child/children

    No vehicles are permitted to be left unattended

    ELEMENTARY SCHOOL WALKERS PROCEDURES

    ARRIVAL

    DISMISSAL

    PRESTON ROAD WALKERS-Family Members will walk students on sidewalks to the main entrance where School Personnel will direct them to classrooms

    PRESTON ROAD WALKERS- Students will exit the side of the elementary school closest to Preston Lane.  School personnel will supervise students.  Parents are asked to meet students at the Preston Road crosswalk

    REINIGER ROAD WALKERS-Family Members will walk students to the rear entrance of the Elementary School where School Personnel will direct them to classrooms

    REINIGER ROAD WALKERS-  Students will exit in the back of the elementary school closest to the Reiniger Road walking path.  School personnel will supervise students.  Parents are asked to wait at the entrance of the neighborhood.

    ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IMPORTANT PROCEDURAL NOTES

    All changes to dismissal procedures must be secured via email or handwritten note.

    All late arrivals and early dismissals require parents to sign into the building where I.D. will be checked.

    No Elementary School students are permitted to ride bicycles to school.

    All Elementary Students must report to homeroom by 8:35 am daily in order to be marked on time.