Arrival and Dismissal
Lamar Elementary officially opens each morning at 7:30 a.m. From 7:30-7:45 a.m. students are supervised by Lamar staff members. At 7:45 a.m. students are released to class.
Walkers will enter through the playground. Walkers will enter through the exit door at the end of the PreK and K hall.
Parent Drop Off:
Only a student accompanied by a parent may enter the front door. Parents must walk students into the building and get a visitor’s tag. Students may not be dropped off in the front and allowed to walk in unaccompanied.
All car riders will be dropped off in the circle drive on Crestview. Car Riders will enter in through the 1st grade door. Parents must make a right turn when exiting the car rider line. Please drive down Barkley to enter the circle drive.
Bike Riders will enter through bike rack doors.
You must have a white dismissal care to pick up your child for park and ride and the car rider line. You may get these from your child’s teacher.
Dismissal begins at 3:20 p.m. No changes to dismissal may be made after 2:45 p.m. Students not picked up by 3:45 p.m. will need to be signed out in the office by a parent.
Walkers are students that walk home unaccompanied by a parent. Walkers will be dismissed at 3:35 p.m.
Park and Ride:
A Parent parks legally and picks student up at the front door. Parents must have a school issued card. The parent waits at the front door for the child. The parent may not pick up a student from a classroom. Parents may not park in the bus zone.
A parent picks up a student in a car. Parents drive through the circle drive off of Crestview. Parents must have a school issued card displayed on the dashboard. Parents can only make a right turn when exiting the circle drive. Please enter the circle drive from Barkley.
Boys and Girls club and day care will be dismissed from the front.
First Day of School:
Students may report directly to class on the first day of school. Doors will open at 7:30 a.m.