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Arrival and Dismissal

The daily class schedule is from 8:00am – 2:30pm for the Elementary School (grades K-6) and from 7:45am – 3:00pm for the Upper School (grades 7-8).

Students in grades K-2 participate in Story Time with Mr. Lambert (at 7:30am in the gym) and students in grades 3-6 participate in Morning Forum activities with Dr. Condra (at 7:30am in the auditorium).

Arrival Schedule

7:30am – 7:45am:  Parent Drop-Off
7:30am:  Buses Arrive

Dismissal Schedule

2:30pm Car Line Opens – Elementary Grades (K-6) ONLY
2:45pm Elementary Grades (K-6) Dismissal to Cars
2:45pm Bus Rider Dismissal – Routes 1A, 3A, 5A ONLY
2:45pm Car Line Opens – Upper School (Grades 7-8)
2:50pm Bus Departure – Routes 1A, 3A, 5A ONLY
2:55pm Elementary Grades (K-6) Dismissal to Buses (Remaining Routes)
3:00pm Upper School (Grades 7-8) Dismissal to Buses (Remaining Routes)
3:10pm Bus Departure (Remaining Routes)

Car Pick-Up

New for the 2021-2022 School Year: Parents must display their Safe Dismissal dashboard cards. Parents who missed the All-School Open House must pick up their dashboard cards from the school front office.

Parents without Safe Dismissal dashboard cards will be required to exit the car pick-up line, park, and present ID to the front office.

*** Click here to view a temporary car line map due to construction on SW Third Street. ***


This option is only for students who will either walk or bike home by themselves or who will walk home accompanied by a parent (or authorized adult).

New for the 2021-2022 School Year: Walk-out parents must inform TVCA staff of assigned Safe Dismissal numbers and wait outside the school front doors for students to be released.

Front Office Pick-Up

Under special circumstances (such as a doctor’s appointment), parents may pick up students from the front office prior to 2:00pm.

Parents who do not arrive for front office pick-up by 2:00pm will be required to join the car line.

Late Arrival

Parents who arrive after the start of school must walk students into the front office and sign them in.

Transportation Changes

Parents who wish to change their regular mode of transportation must email the school at change@tvcacademy.org by 1:00pm.