St. Bernadette School
80 University Blvd East
Silver Spring, MD 20901
Tel: (301) 593-5611
Fax: (301) 593-9042
Arrival time begins at 7:50 a.m. and ends at 8:00 a.m. Car riders may drop children off in the front of the school or in the lower church parking lot. Both walkers and car riders must follow the directions of the safety patrols at all times. Teachers will accompany extended day students to the school hall. The car drop-off procedure is designed to ensure that moving cars and pedestrians are not in the same areas at the same time.
Drop-off -- Front of School
Drop-off Lower Church Parking Lot
Dismissal begins at 3:05 p.m. on full days and at 12:15 p.m. on half days.
Walker line destinations are Woodmoor and Rockdale. Teachers will accompany extended day students to the school hall. Walkers will form lines outside the school and be accompanied by teachers to the end of the school property. Car riders are not permitted to be in the walkers' lines in order to get to a car that is parked on one of the side streets.
Car riders will be accompanied by a teacher to the parking lot.
Pick-up Lower Church Parking Lots
Student Procedure/Late Pick-up
All students not in an after school program must leave the school property at dismissal or they will be taken to the school office and a Late Pick Up Fee will be assessed.
Students who are present on school grounds for after school activities will be under the direct supervision of the adult in charge, i.e., teacher, coach. Students must leave the school property immediately following the activity or they will be taken to the office and a Late Pick Up Fee will be assessed.
All students must be picked up from school by 3:15 p.m. (12:25 p.m. on early dismissal days). Any student who is present after this time will be assessed a Late Pick Up Fee. Fifteen dollars ($15.00) will be assessed for the first 15 minutes or any fraction thereof. Each minute thereafter will be charged at the rate of $1.00/minute. This is a per child rate and all children in the carpool will be assessed. A parent/guardian must come to the front office to meet and sign out the child(ren).