We want to thank all of the drivers who are making our drop
off and pick up procedures in the back of the school run so smoothly this year.
For the benefit of those who aren't familiar with the routine and will be
transporting their children during the cold weather, we wanted to review the
procedure to ensure the safety of all children.
the parking lot after turning from Salem Crossing. The road is one
way exiting onto Salem Crossing between the
hours 7:30-8:15 and 2:15-3:15;
through the parking lot staying to the right and pulling up to the next
car so that drivers who wish to park, escort their child to/from the crosswalk,
and then exit may do so. During pick up and drop off times, the parking
lot is two lanes of one waytraffic. The left lane is to be
open at all times to exit the lot. Please park carefully. Also,
remember that it is against the law to utilize the handicap parking spots
without displaying the appropriate sticker.
curbside pick up, continue through the lot on the right and into the
street. Then, drive along the curb pulling up to the next car so we can
maximize the number of pick-ups. If you are one of the first cars, please
do not stop until you are even with the small parking lot on the side of
the school. Again, during pick up and drop off times, the road is one
way exiting onto Salem Crossing.
remember that it is against the law to use a cell phone while operating
your vehicle. Please drive carefully (under 5 miles an hour) along the
curb.There are many children waiting to be picked up and your
undivided attention is necessary to keep them safe.
set a good example and use the crosswalk to and from the parking lot.
you arrive late in the afternoon and no one is out back, please proceed to
the parking lot in front of the school, park, enter the school and meet
your child in the lobby. Do not park along the curb in the front
of the building as it is a bus lane.
With your cooperation, we can ensure that all our UES
children arrive and depart school safely. Thank you for your attention to these