School Hours

Arrival & Dismissal Procedures


 School Office hours

 7:30 am to 4:00 pm  (562) 229-7855

 Classes begin at

 8:15 am   

 Dismissal  1st - 6th 

                  TK - K


 2:32 pm 

 2:27 pm   

Wednesdays (All Students) 1:30 pm


 7:40 to 8:05 am  –  in the A Center.

 TK and Kindergarten (8:15 am – as a class)

 School Gates Open

 7:40 am –  1st - 6th  report to lunch benches

                     TK - K     report to Room A5



 *EXTRA Program


 Immediately after dismissal until 6:00 pm 

 (562) 229-7855 Ext. 23164

  • The *EXTRA After-School Program is available through an application process.    Participants must abide with all EXTRA rules and policies.  Applications are available in the office.  For questions regarding this program contact CEC personnel by calling (562) 229-7855 Ext. 23164.



  • Students are to enter through the 221st or 223rd Gates.
  • Morning supervision begins at 7:40 a.m.   To ensure your child’s safety, please make sure your children are not on campus before 7:40 a.m.  Students may enter the school grounds only when there is appropriate supervision.



  • All children are to leave the school grounds immediately after dismissal. 
  • To ensure your child’s safety, please make sure your children are picked up on time. 
  • No after-school supervision is available unless your child participates in the EXTRA Program.   
  • 1st - 6th Gr. students are to exit through the 221st or 223rd Gates.
  • Parent or adult (18 yrs. old) must pick up TK and K students at their classrooms.  Please use "State Pre-School" gate on 223rd Street.



  • Students need to arrive between 7:40 and 8:14  a.m.
  • Students who ride bicycles or scooters to school MUST wear a helmet
  • Bicycles and scooters must be walked onto the campus, parked in the designated areas,  and secured with a lock at all times.
  • All school rules are in effect when coming to and from school