Arrival and Dismissal Procedures

PARENT DROP OFF AND PICK UP PROCEDURE Students who are brought to school by their parents should not be dropped off before 7:30 a.m. There is no supervision before that time.

Morning Drop Off: (between 7:30 - 7:45 a.m.)

Morning Drop Off: (between 7:30 - 7:45 a.m.)
● Parent vehicle traffic will flow single file to the flagpole crosswalk.
● CRES staff members will greet cars that need to unload.
● Please have your child on the passenger side of the car.
● Parents should remain in the vehicle.
● Students will enter through the playground gate and proceed to the lobby door.
● The drop off loop is closed at 7:45 a.m. sharp.                                               

Morning Walk-in: (between 7:30 - 7:45 a.m.)
● Parents will park and walk their child to the playground gates via the sidewalk to avoid crossing traffic.
● Only CRES students and staff will be allowed on the playground. 

Students arriving after 7:45 a.m. must enter the building through the Main Entrance doors and be accompanied by an adult for safety reasons to the door. School begins at 7:50 a.m. 

Parent/Guardian Pick Up
Pick up will take place at the playground gates abutting the parking lot. Additionally, Pre-K, Kindergarten and Multiage classrooms that abut the parking lot will dismiss directly from the classroom to a parent/guardian on the sidewalk.
● Parents/Guardians will wait on the outside of the playground.
● Pick up follows a staggered schedule by grade:
  - 2:25 Pre-K, Kindergarten, Multiage
- 2:30 First, Second, Third, Fourth
● Students will wait at the gates on the playground except for Pre-K that will exit from the back door.
● Students will be matched with their parent/guardian at the gate by a CRES staff member.
● All children in the same family will be dismissed following the scheduled time for the youngest student.
● Parents are encouraged to follow sidewalks to avoid crossing traffic whenever possible.