Drop-off & Pick-up Routines:

  • Drop off:
    • Drop off for fifth and sixth grade students occurs at the circle in the back of the school.
      • Students wait outside the art room doors until the 8:25 bell
    • Drop off for seventh and eighth grade students occurs at the circle in the front of the school.
      • Student wait outside the 7/8 hallway foors until the 8:25 bell
    • In the event of inclement weather, students will be permitted entry at 8:15 AM via their regular entryways.
  • Before-School Activities:
    • Students should not arrive to school before 8:25 unless they have a purpose:
      • Extra help from teachers
      • Extra-curricular club meeting
      • Tech Lab (limited number of students)
    • Students who desire to use the Tech Lab (or have other purposes) should arrive through the front doors before 8:15 and sign in on the computer in the front lobby. Students must then proceed directly to their appointment; they may not use their locker prior to 8:25 AM.
  • Pick up:
    • At dismissal all students not walking or riding their bikes must be picked up on an adjacent street (such as Dean Rd.) or in one of the parking lots.
    • Pick up in the front circle is not permitted at dismissal. 
    • Please note that Mendham Borough has recently adopted an ordinance designating Orchard Street as Permit Resident Parking Only.
  • Drop-off/Pick-up Circles:
    • Cars and vehicles are not permitted to park or idle in the drop-off/Pickup circles at any time.
    • Vehicles violating this regulation may be subject to a municipal fine.