School Hours, Drop Off, Pick Up

McGovern Elementary School (grades PK, K & 1)
9 Lovering Street 508-533-3243

Student instructional day
Kindergarten and First Grade 8:50 AM to 3:00 PM
Early Release  - 8:50 AM to 12:00 noon


Morning Session: 8:35-11:05

Afternoon Session:  12:30-3:00

Full Day Session:  8:35-3:00

Early Release: 8:35- 11:05

No Afternoon Session for Early Release

Please do not drop-off your child at the school before 8:35 AM.
There will be no supervision for the children prior to this time.

Enter the McGovern School driveway by staying in the right hand lane.
At the top of the driveway, bear right into the faculty parking lot.
Proceed to the end and turn left into the student drop-off and pick-up lane.
Drop your child off or pick him/her up in the designated area.
Proceed immediately to the exit lane to leave the complex, making special note of the stop signs for child safety.

Important Notes:

At no time should vehicles be parked or left unattended in the pick-up and drop-off lane.
No vehicles are allowed in the circle area in front of the building during the drop-off and pick-up period.
Buses only will be utilizing the middle lane in the driveway. Other vehicles will be restricted to the outside enter and exit lanes.
Do not drop off or pick-up your child in the faculty parking area as this may pose a safety issue.
Pick-up and drop-off is restricted to the designated areas.
All students who arrive after the start time should go to the respective school office. They will be marked tardy. Please do not bring your child to his/her classroom. Teachers are unable to converse with parents after the arrival of their students.