Arrival & Dismissal Guidelines

Bus Drop-off
  • Arrival

    • Students need to arrive between 8:30 - 8:40 AM each morning
    • Students will not be allowed to arrive early and congregate on campus (e.g., near the Cafeteria/Gym)
    • Only current Yolanda students will be able to pass beyond their assigned grade-level drop-off gates, parents/guardians cannot bring their children to their classrooms
    • Students will move directly from their arrival gate to their classrooms
    • Kindergarten and 1st Grade students will be escorted by adult staff to their classrooms
    • Students who ride a bus will enter/depart at a separate location and will be directed by staff.


    • Parents will pick up their child at the designated gate
    • The office must have written permission to have your child picked up by someone other than yourself or if they need to get off the bus at a different stop
    • If you need to make a change in your child's way home, please call the office before 2:30
    • Please try to make the way home for your child as consistent as possible to avoid confusion for them and us

    Assigned Entrances

    • Each grade level has a designated entrance/exit gate.
    • Kindergarten - gate nearest gym and bike racks
    • 1st grade - gate to the right as you walk up to the office
    • 2nd grade - gate farthest from the gym, closest to Yolanda ave.
    • 3rd grade - gate to the left as you walk up to the office