The Pre-K/K student drop off
location is at the side entrance of the kindergarten wing of the
school. Students arriving for school prior to 8:00 AM shall enter
through the kindergarten wing side entrance and report to the following
designated waiting area:
a. Pre-K/K – Room 1112
Parent/Guardians shall pull up
in their car to the designated drop off location and wait to be greeted
by staff. The designated drop off location will be indicated with
Staff members will greet and
escort students from their parent’s vehicle; therefore parents will no
longer need to leave their vehicle or park the vehicle for student drop
Staff will be on duty to assist students arriving to school prior to 8:00 AM.
Parent Pick-Up Procedures for Grades Pre-K/K
Parent pickup time is 3:00 PM for
a full day or 12:40 PM for a half day of school. The designated pickup
location is the side entrance of the Kindergarten wing as indicated by
Parents/Guardians can request a
child be placed on the parent pickup list by sending a note with the
date, time, and the name of the person picking up the child to the main
office by 9:00 AM.
Parent/guardians shall contact
the main office, in advance of dismissal time, to inform the main office
that someone from the child's authorized pickup list is picking up the
Pre-K/K families utilizing parent
pickup will proceed to the designated parent pickup car line, indicated
with traffic signs.
Once in line
parent/guardians/authorized adults should wait in line until there are
greeted by staff to sign their child out from school. Once the
parent/guardian/authorized adult has signed the child out and staff has
confirmed their identity, the staff member will release the child to the
adult's car. Anyone picking up a child shall present their photo
identification in order for the child or children to be released to the
vehicle. Parents/Guardians/Authorized adults shall bring their
identification with them to parent pickup even if you have previously
been to parent pickup.
Students will be called to the
kindergarten wing to assemble into their families in anticipation of
parent pickup. Staff on duty will confirm parent pickup and students
will wait for their names to be called to proceed to the parent pickup
car line for dismissal.
Sterling Community School
staff will not buckle or secure students in the vehicle. The parent or
guardian shall be responsible for appropriately restraining the child or
children into their vehicle.
Sterling community staff will be
on duty to assist families with the dismissal process, please note that
no student will be dismissed to a vehicle without confirming the
identity of the authorized adult. Parents do not need to leave their
vehicles for parent pick up the children are brought directly to the
vehicle by staff, there is no need for parents to park and exit their
vehicle unless to assist a child into a seat belt/car seat.
For both arrival and pick up
motor vehicle operators shall adhere to all traffic signage and arrival
and dismissal procedures.
Families with siblings in Pre-K/K shall drop off all their children at the Pre-K/K drop off location.
For both arrival and pick up motor vehicle operators shall adhere to all traffic signage and arrival and dismissal procedures.