ARRIVAL : (Doors open at 8:30 a.m.)
THERE IS NO ADULT SUPERVISION PRIOR TO 8:30 A.M.
Grades 4 - 6 enter through Door 12. Grades 1 - 3 enter through Door 9. Kindergarten enters through Door 1. A supervising staff member will be at each door to greet the students as they enter. Upon entering, the students will receive their breakfast and then proceed to their classrooms where their teacher will greet them. The doors will remain open until 8:40 a.m. STUDENTS WHO HAVE NOT ENTERED THESE DOORS BY 8:45 A.M. WILL THEN NEED TO ENTER THROUGH THE MAIN ENTRANCE AND WILL NOT BE ABLE TO RECEIVE BREAKFAST. STUDENTS ENTERING THE BUILDING AFTER 8:45 A.M. ARE CONSIDERED TO BE TARDY.
In the case of inclement weather (pouring rain/lightning, temperatures under 30 degrees), the cafeteria doors will open at 8:05 a.m. and the students will be able to enter the lunch room until 8:30 a.m.
DISMISSAL: Please be prompt when picking up your children. Kindergarten is dismissed out the Main Entrance (Door 1) at 2:45 p.m. Grades 4 and 5 will exit through Doors 2 and 3 at 2:50 p.m., Grade 6 will exit through Door 12 at 2:50 p.m., and Grades 1, 2 and 3 will be lined up on the playground at 2:50 p.m.
Students who are not picked up by 3 p.m. need to be picked up in the main office.
SAFETY: The street barricades are put up before and after school for the safety of your children. Please be respectful of the members of Parent Patrol, who are stationed at each corner. These patrol leaders are available to ensure your child's safety as they cross the street to get to the school grounds safely. Also, children are walking and crossing the street, so please be mindful of your speed.
PETS ARE PROHIBITED IN OR ON SCHOOL PROPERTY. Please refrain from bringing your pets to drop off/pick up your children. There are some children who are allergic to certain pets, and even the friendliest of pets can be harmful when startled or alarmed by a crowd of people.
DRESS CODE: All District 99 students are required to follow the district dress code. Students are to wear the solid gray District 99 polo shirt(which are available in the front office for $8). The polo should be tucked into navy blue pants or skirt (NO SWEATPANTS). Students are permitted to wear a solid navy blue sweatshirt. NO HOODED SWEATSHIRTS ARE ALLOWED TO BE WORN IN SCHOOL. Shoes must be solid black, brown or white with no designs. Gym shoes may be worn, provided they are solid black, brown or white. JEANS MAY BE WORN ON FRIDAYS ONLY WITH WILSON SPIRIT WEAR OR A UNIFORM POLO.
CELL PHONES: Students are allowed to bring a cell phone to school. However, upon entering the building, cell phones will need to be shut off, placed in a backpack and then put into a locker. Upon dismissal from the building, cell phones can be retrieved from backpacks and turned on. Any student found to be in possession of a cell phone while in the building will have their cell phone immediately confiscated and a parent will be required to pick it up.
STUDENT IDS: Each student is issued a photo ID card with a lanyard and plastic ID holder. Students are expected to wear their IDs daily. Missing IDs, lanyards or plastic holders will need to be replaced.
Replacement costs are listed below:
- ID - $6
- Lanyard - $3
- Plastic holder - $1