Frequently Asked Questions
For your convenience, we have listed a few of the more commonly asked questions and their answers:
- What time does school start in the morning and when does school let out?
Students should line up and be ready to start classes at 8:05 AM. Classes begin at 8:10 sharp!!! Tardies (and early sign outs for appointments, etc.) count against perfect attendance. This could jeopardize your chance at a free bike at the end of the school year.Students will be dismissed at 3:10 PM except on Friday. Friday dismissal is at 12:00 PM.All students line up on the playground in the AM and are dismissed on the playground.
PLEASE note that there is no supervision on the playground until 7:45 a.m.
- My child will be late getting to school in the morning, what notifications should I make?
If your child is going to be late and wishes to be counted for hot lunch, you must call the school office by 8:30 A.M. If you cannot call before 8:30 A.M., please send a cold lunch to school with your child. In all cases please try calling the school as soon as possible.
- My child is sick and won’t be in school today, what notifications should I make?
The child’s parents or guardians should call the school office as early in the morning as possible so that the absence is excused. Feel free to leave a message on the school’s answering machine. If it’s not possible to contact the school office the day of absence please send a note to school the following day.
- Where is the lost and found?
The lost and found is located in the front hallway by the office. Please check it monthly –we have a lot of items left behind.
- What is the cost of a hot lunch for child?
A single meal ticket costs $2.50. Students use “debit lunch cards” issued by the school and parent can deposit money in their account. If a student is getting milk only, the cost is .$.35. (Reduced lunch price is $.40).
- How much are school fees?
2012-2013 school fees are $44.00 for elementary students and $22.00 for 4K and early education students. The Wisconsin School day milk fee is $44.00 for the year, and $35.00 for 4K students.
- What is the phone number to call for school closings?
You may call 359-SNOW (7669) to see if schools are closed.