Safety and Security

Your child's safety and security is a paramount concern for all of us at Quakertown Elementary School. Please take a moment to read the following reminders about our entrance and dismissal procedures:

Before School (Prior to 8:35)
Student arrival time for school is 8:35 AM. Students should not arrive prior to that time as there is no adult supervision. Students are marked tardy after 8:50.
Student arrival time for breakfast is 8:15 AM. Only students who participate in the breakfast program may enter at this time.
Parents who have scheduled meetings before school, with staff, should report to the office to sign in, receive a badge and sign out. Badges must be visible at all times.

School Day Procedures (8:35 - 4:00)
Parents/students must use the front door.
Parents will drop off students in the lobby. (No one will be permitted to go beyond the lobby. Notes, cafeteria money, or other communication may be given to the office, and it will be delivered to the teacher. Messages can also be left via phone or email.)
Parents signing in for lunch must remain in the cafeteria.
Parents/volunteers must report to the office to sign in, receive a badge and sign out. Badges must be visible at all times.

Dismissal
Students enter via back cafeteria/gym doors.
Parents (family members, siblings, etc.) should not arrive prior to 3:15 PM.
Parents who pick up students are to enter and exit via the front door.
Parents are to report directly to the cafeteria. Please do not wait in the lobby to sign out K-3 student(s).
Walkers in grades 4 and 5 are permitted to exit the building through either the front or bus lane door; no parental sign-out is necessary. (A parent may opt to have their 4th or 5th grade child wait in the cafeteria for pickup. Please notify the office if this is your choice.)
Parents who have scheduled after school meetings with staff must sign in and wait in the cafeteria until last bell and/or all students are dismissed.

After School (after 4:00 PM)
The school will be locked after 4:00 PM.
Parents who have schedule meetings with staff must sign in and wait in the cafeteria until all students are dismissed.
Students/parents returning ot the school prior to 4:00 PM, must sign in at the office, receive a badge and sign out.
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