Morning Carpool Procedures

 

LOWER SCHOOL

 

7:15-7:45 – Supervised and socially-distanced early-bird drop off available in Commons; Early students dismissed to Homerooms at 7:45; masks from home must be worn.

 

7:30-8:00

 

Early Childhood Circle Drive: 

  • PreK 3, PreK 4 drop off.

  • Temperatures taken while child is still in car (forehead thermometers will be used by carpool staff wearing masks).

    • If below 100.0, child may exit car and enter school building.

    • If temperature is above 100.0, child will remain in the car and return home until 24 hours fever free with no medicinal assistance

  • Children must wear face masks from home to enter building.

Lower School Circle Drive:

  • Kindergarten-4th grade drop off at the drive.

  • Temperatures taken while child is still in car (forehead thermometers will be used by carpool staff wearing masks).

    • If below 100.0, child may exit car and enter school building.

    • If temperature is above 100.0, child will remain in the car and return home until 24 hours fever free with no medicinal assistance

  • Children must wear face masks from home to enter building.

  • Kindergarten and 1st graders will be directed to enter the sliding glass doors at front of school building.

  • 2nd -  4th graders will be directed to enter door by Head of Lower School’s office at middle of building.

 

MIDDLE SCHOOL

7:15-7:45 - Supervised and socially-distanced early-bird drop off available on Learning Stairs; Early students dismissed to Cohorts at 7:45; masks from home must be worn.

7:45-8:15 - Middle School Saber Way Entrance:

  • 5th-8th grade drop off location.

  • Please pull up to numbered spots #1-4 along Saber Way.

  • Temperatures taken while child is still in car (forehead thermometers will be used by carpool staff wearing masks).

    • If below 100.0, child may exit car and enter school building.

    • If temperature is above 100.0, child will remain in the car and return home until 24 hours fever free with no medicinal assistance.

  • Children must wear face masks from home to enter building.

  • 5th and 6th graders will then be directed to walk into separate Knotts Hall building entrances.

  • 7th and 8th graders will then be directed to walk into separate Fuentez Hall building entrances (street entrances, not internal entrance behind Angel Statue).

Afternoon Carpool Procedures

 

LOWER SCHOOL

3:30-4:00 – Please do NOT arrive before 3:15, as increased needs for social distancing and many early cars will slow carpool greatly.

*All students will leave the same exits they entered in the morning:

  • PK3, PK:  Early Childhood Door

  • K and 1st  Grade:  Front Sliding Doors

  • 2nd- 4th Grade:  Doors by Head of Lower School Office

*Pick-up spots will remain the same for cars:

PK3, PK4:  Early Childhood Circle Drive

Kindergarten-4th Grades:  Lower School Circle Drive

*Walker families:

  • Tents will be set up outside each dismissal exit door for parents to stand under while waiting

  • School staff will come to parents at tents to retrieve family carpool number and child will be called down and exit designated door to meet parent under the tent

  • We encourage parents to please socially distance while waiting under the tents and wear masks from home

 

 

MIDDLE SCHOOL

**3:45-4:15 Dismissal Time

  • Please do not arrive before 3:30 as that will create a traffic jam with Lower School Carpool that will slow carpool greatly.

  • Middle School will utilize the electronic Silent Dismissal carpool system this year to allow for social distancing during dismissal. 

    • Please pull up to numbered spots #1-4 and give your family carpool number to the waiting staff member. 

    • Each child will be called individually from the classroom to the carpool line.

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