Welcome to the St George Place Community!
We have collected some basic information that you should know.
School Hours: 7:30am – 2:50pm.
Doors open at 7:05am for students to walk to the multi-purpose room.
First bell rings at 7:20am at which time students will walk to their classrooms.
Tardy bell will ring at 7:30am.
Dismissal is at 2:50pm.
Arrival: All students are able to be dropped off in the carpool lane at the front or the back. The back is for car drop off only and available until 7:25am. Front carpool is available until 7:30am. Parents who wish to walk their student to the door can ONLY walk up at the FRONT Hidalgo St entrance.
Parents are not allowed to drop off students in the middle of any moving traffic lanes. Parents are required to come through the carpool lane, or park in a designated parking spot before letting their child out of the vehicle.
Dismissal: Carpool- PreK, Kinder, 1st grade and 5th grade (Catoni, Kussmaul, Tzoc) will be picked up from the BACK entrance. The carpool lane can only be accessed driving North on McCulloch Cir and turning right into the school’s back lot. When exiting the Back carpool lane you will be able to turn right only.
Carpool- 2nd-5th grade (Kemple, TBD) will be picked up from the FRONT Hidalgo St entrance. The carpool line enters in the circle drive at the front of the school. Once the line fills up on Hidalgo St it will wrap around onto Yorktown St.
School issued car tags must be displayed to pick up student in carpool lane.
Walkers will be dismissed at the walker gate on the Hidalgo St side of the school.
Early Pick Up: Any early pick up will need to be before 2:00pm.
Monday: Navy blue polo shirt and khaki bottoms or navy blue polo dress.
Tuesday – Thursday: Any color St George IB learner profile shirt or any grade specific spirit shirt and khaki bottoms. IB learner profile and grade specific spirit shirts can be purchased from the PTO at the school store or can be ordered online on our website.
Friday: Grade specific spirit shirt and khaki bottoms or jean bottoms.
Grade specific spirit shirts must be worn on all field trips.
Lunch: Students have the option of bringing a lunch or eating a lunch provided by the school. For the 2021-2022 school year HISD is offering all students free breakfast/lunch/ and dinner.
Joining your student for lunch: You may join your student during their scheduled lunch time. You can bring lunch in or sit with them while they eat school lunch. Designated tables are available for parents to eat with their students, just look for the signs on the tables or you can sit at the tables outside. Lunch visitors are not allowed during the first 2 weeks of school and a few other testing days throughout the year. The school will communicate those testing days in advance.
Communication: Below are the primary ways our school and PTO communicates with families:
-School Call Outs. The principal will do call outs periodically to inform families of happenings going on our campus. Make sure your phone number is always up to date with the school.
-PTO emails. The PTO will send out information to our email list. Make sure you sign up to receive our emails. You can sign up to receive our emails on the home page of the PTO website or text SGPPTO to 22828.
-Social Media. Find us on Facebook. School at St George Place PTO