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Attendance

APPROVED ABSENCE FORM
 
For planned absences you are aware of in advance, please print, complete, and submit the form below to the school's front office for approval.
MORNING ARRIVAL
 
PreK
  • Students should arrive between 7:30-8:00 AM at Entrance 1.

Elementary School
  • Students should arrive between 7:30–8:00 AM at Entrances 3, 7 or 8.

Intermediate School/Middle School
  • Students should arrive between 7:30-7:50 AM at Entrances 3, 7 or 8.

High School
  • Students should arrive between 7:25–7:45 AM at the front entrance of the high school.
  • Please click here for information on Student Parking.


AFTERNOON DISMISSAL
 
Lower School
  • Dismissal will be in car rider line each day at Entrances 1, 2, 3, 7 or 8 depending on the grade of your children.
  • The following dismissal schedule will be followed:
    • 2:35 PM – PreK at Entrance 1
    • 2:35 PM - K and 1st grade at Entrances 7 and 8
    • 2:45 PM – 2nd, 3rd and 4th  grade at Entrances 7 and 8
    • 2:50 PM – 5th-6th grade at Entrance 3
    • 2:55 PM – 7th-8th grade at Entrance 2
  • If a family has students in multiple grade levels, please plan to pick up all of the students at the latest time according to the schedule.
  • If you are unable to pick up your child(ren) at their scheduled dismissal time, please make a reservation for them to attend After Care at aftercare@gcalions.com or by calling (615) 591-3017 as soon as possible, or by 12:00 PM the day before.

High School
  • Students are dismissed at 2:45 PM. High school students may stay for teacher office hours from 2:45-3:15 PM.