James B. Sanderlin PK-8 is committed to teaching and learning with the brain and heart in mind. Our community of active, lifelong learners will use an inquiry approach through our challenging programmes to become internationally-minded citizens.
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Campus opens at 8:05am each morning – students may NOT be on campus prior to that time as there is no adult supervision.
Cafeteria opens at 8:05 and breakfast is served until 8:25. Breakfast is free to all students.
School day starts promptly at 8:35 – all students should be in there classrooms prior to that time. Dismissal is at 2:35.
Because our front lot is also the District bus circle, the front lot is off limits to cars from 8:05am to 8:35am and again from 2:15pm to 3:00pm. If you need to pick up a student early, please plan to be in the office prior to 2:00 as we may not release after 2:05pm.
Cafeteria lunches are $2.00/day for PYP and $2.50/day for MYP. You may purchase lunch or students may “brown bag” it. To put money on your student’s account, please go to www.MySchoolBucks.com
MYP Open House is Thursday September 7. The session runs from 6:00 – 8:00pm. You will follow your student’s schedule and meet each of their teachers. Attendance at open house is a magnet expectation.
Please check the FOCUS calendar throughout the year for upcoming school events.
First Day packets and student agendas will be sent home with students. These packets and agendas contain a great deal of information – please look over them. Agendas have the student handbook in the front – please review the information and refer to it throughout the school year.
Welcome to James B Sanderlin PK-8, an IB World School!
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