ARRIVAL & DISMISSAL PROCEDURES REMINDER!
GTE opens at 7:30 a.m. daily for supervision of students.
For student safety, please do not leave your child outside unsupervised prior to 7:30 a.m. When the doors open, students report directly to the cafeteria. Students will be released at 7:50 to go to their classroom. Instruction starts at 7:50 a.m.
The school day ends at 3:20 p.m.
Your promptness in picking up your child is very important. Supervision is not provided after 3:45. The front office closes at 4:00 p.m.
Inclement Weather Dismissal ONLY affects students who are WALKERS/BIKERS. All other students will follow their regular dismissal plan – rain or shine!
Parents of walkers/bikers will be asked to complete an Inclement Weather Dismissal Plan Form. On the Inclement Weather Dismissal Plan Form, parents will indicate which car rider line their child will be picked up in during severe weather.
In the event of RAIN ONLY parents will be notified electronically at 2:45 p.m. via text message with this message: “RAINY DAY DISMISSAL” On the Inclement Weather Dismissal Plan Form, parents will indicate if their child will still walk/bike home in the rain OR if their child will be picked up via a car rider line. Students allowed to still walk/bike home will be dismissed via their regular dismissal plan.
In the event of HEAVY RAIN, LIGHTNING, OR WARNINGS, parents will be notified electronically at 2:45 p.m. via text message with this message: “SEVERE WEATHER DISMISSAL - ALL STUDENTS WILL BE DISMISSED VIA CAR RIDERS LINES”.