Stiles Point Elementary Parent Orientation Michael Ard, Principal Ashley Dorsey, Assistant Principal Items for discussion: Special area teacher Pam McDonald, Data Clerk • Barbara Cundiff, Secretary/Book keeper • • • • • • introductions Safety: Parking Arrival/dismissal School bus rider plan Car rider plan Birthday celebrations Breakthrough Coach Dolphin folders Introductions Kate Atkins: Physical Education Leslie Cooper: Media Specialist Malinda Webster: Computer Lab Teacher Ann Oden: Music Gena Grant: Art Parking Parking for parents is in the outer loop of the front parking lot or the gravel lot beside the old school (especially during arrival) Please do not use the parking lot behind the school near the bus loop (golf carts as well) Parking and dropping off a child is not allowed. Please use the car rider line. New arrival time for students: 7:10 AM Cars must be at canopy no later than 7:25 or must escort student to the office Car rider numbers must be displayed in vehicles. Dismissal will be staggered: 2:20 Bus riders 2:25 Walkers 2:30 Car riders Students will be called and will be helped into cars by staff members. There is no need for parents to get out of their cars. Arrival/Dismissal All students will enter and exit the building through the front entrance FOR THE SAFETY OF OUR STUDENTS, WE ARE INSTITUTING A ONE DOOR ENTER AND EXIT PLAN Please make sure that you have School Bus Rider Plan Every child first grade or younger will have a bus tag/sticker. Every first grade child or younger that does not have a parent at the bus stop will be brought back to the school. determined the bus pick up point (bus stop) for your child. Make sure that you are aware of the bus number and have shared it with your child’s teacher. Bus dismissal is 2:30 PM. Behavior expectations on the bus are the same as in the classroom. Please make sure you have signed Car Rider Plan Every car rider’s parent must have a car rider number. Siblings will have the same number. up for a car rider number. Read, sign and return the Car Rider Agreement Form. For the safety of all, please abide by the car rider expectations. No child will be allowed into a car that does not have the car rider number in possession and visible. ***Parents/guardians who do not have the car rider number in possession will have to check the student out in the front office. Child’s name will be mentioned Birthday Celebrations In keeping with CCSD’s wellness initiatives, we are reducing the amount of food that we use for celebrations. on the morning news. Birthday boys and girls will receive a birthday ribbon and pencil. Parents may purchase a birthday book for the library that is dedicated to the birthday boy/girl. Parents can still come to have lunch with the birthday boy/girl but can not bring goodies for the whole class. BREAKTHROUGH COACH Three office days Two coaching days Schedule meetings with Ard Meetings are for 15 minutes, Barb will monitor. Dolphin Folder Every child will have a dolphin folder coming home the first day of school. Dolphin Folders will contain: Parent Handbook (keep at home and read ) Student information cards Health cards **Please fill out the student information and health cards and return to school in the dolphin folder on Tuesday, August 19.