Welcome Back!

March 12th, 2021


  • Welcome Back Video
  • Start Dates
  • School Hours
  • Arrival
  • Dismissal
  • Say Yes
  • Questions
  • Additional Information

Welcome Back Video

Watch the following video for information pertaining to:

  • Arrival
  • Student Start Dates
  • Dismissal
  • Sample Schedule
  • School Supplies
  • Uniforms
  • And more

Welcome Back Logistics

Start Dates

  • Preschool, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd Grades (Cohort A): Monday, March 15th
  • Preschool, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd Grades (Cohort B): Thursday, March 18th

  • 3rd-8th Grades (Cohort A): Monday, March 22nd
  • 3rd-8th Grades (Cohort B): Thursday, March 25th

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Garfield School Hours Change

Our hours are changing once we transition to hybrid learning. Garfield's new hours for students will be 8:35am-3:05pm.


Student Arrival

Student arrival begins at @ 8:20am

PreK & K: Students will wait under the awning in the front

PreK Arrival: 8:40a

1st-8th Arrival: Beginning @ 8:20am

•Blue tape on the ground around the whole building/playground for social distancing for entry

•Students will wait outside, have temperature checked, go through security, grab breakfast:

8:20am-8:33am: Go to gym

8:33am →: Go to the classroom

•From the gym, students will be sent to class before 8:40am


Student Dismissal

  • Student dismissal begins at @ 3:00 pm for most students
  • Preschool:

–Kids in Ms. Yoder’s PreK will be dismissed in the front of the school at 2:05pm

–Kids in Mrs. Maynard’s & Mrs. Arotzarena’s class will be dismissed in the front of the school at 2:45pm

  • K-8 Car Riders:

–Students in K-4 will be picked up in the back of the school beginning at 3:00p

–Students in 5-8 will be dismissed from the front and will travel to the back at 3:00p

  • K-8 Bus Riders:

–Bus riders will be picked up in the front of the building.

  • RTA:

–Students will leave the building by 3:05p for the RTA

Say Yes Family Support

Our Family Support Specialist, Lilli Nandi, is here to help!

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