Lore School in a Nutshell
MAIN OFFICE: (609) 538-9800 Ext. 6100 NURSE: (609) 538-9800 Ext. 6125
Absences: Parent must call Ext. 6100 by 9:00 A.M. (note required upon return).
Tardiness: Instruction starts promptly at 9:00 A.M. PLEASE arrive on time. Students enter the building at 8:50.
Breakfast Program: Not before 8:15 A.M. – drop off area at door #9 (Side of school building). Cost is $1.70 per day.
Lunch Account: https://www.PaySchoolsCentral.com (to review status of account or add money)
Money sent in to school must be in an envelope with the first and last name of the student & teacher written on the envelope as well as the purpose (lunch money, LPA fundraiser, etc...). If your child forgets his/her lunch money, only a complete lunch may be charged and money charged to their account must be repaid the next day.
Instant Alert: Parents are responsible to update information – www.https://instantalert.honeywell.com
Drop off A.M.: Drop off students at the back/fenced in area of school only – children may not enter the building until 8:50 A.M. unless they are attending A.M. EDP or the Breakfast Program (not before 8:15). If your child is late to school, they must sign in at the security desk or main office and receive a late pass before going to class.
Early pick up: Only a parent-authorized contact may pick up student - (sign out & photo ID required).
Busses/P.M. Pick-up: We encourage all students assigned to a bus to ride the bus to and from school unless attending the EDP Afternoon School Program. A parent note is required if being picked up instead of riding the bus home. If picking up your child from the walker-pick up area located in the back of the school building at the end of the day, please be prepared to sign your child out on the clipboard provided by staff members and show picture identification if asked. If you need to pick-up your child during the day, it is required that you come into the building and sign your child out at the security desk or main office. You must provide a note, an email or call the main office by 3:00 P.M. if there is a change in your child's dismissal plan for the day. Students MUST ride assigned bus - no switching busses allowed. Questions regarding bus times/routes, please call (609) 538-9800 Ext. 7111 (Transportation Dept.).
Emergency closing: You will receive an Instant Alert (keep your Instant Alert information updated).
Delayed Opening: 10:30 A.M. start – your bus will come 1½ hours (90 minutes) late.
Medicine at school: Call Nurse Craig at Ext. 6125 for information and forms or go to the Lore School Website/Parents and Students/School Health Office.
Homework Hotline: Use teacher’s voice mail extension posted on website and handbook.
Birthday Treats: Bite size items only, no balloons, no “mini-parties”- items must be left in office for teacher pick up.
Lost & Found: Located in the cafeteria. Please label all clothing, school bags & lunch bags with child’s name.
Extended Day: Office (609) 538-9800 Ext. 7179 or visit our website under Ewing Public Schools/District Information/Extended Day Program.
Weekly Bulletin: Posted on website under Lore School/News/Bulletin.
Monthly Calendar: Posted on website under Lore/Calendar – calendar is not sent home.
Gr. 4/5 Parents: Refer to website for Code of Conduct for Gr. 4/5 students.
For further details see website under Calendar & News (Virtual Backpack) – updated daily.