• Frequently Asked Questions

    What time does school begin and dismiss?
    Pershing school starts at 8:40 am.
    No student may arrive until 8:40 am.
    We dismiss at 3:40 pm.

    What time is an early out?
    If we have a 2 hour early out, we will dismiss at 1:40.

    Where do I drop my child off in the morning?
    Please drop off car riders by the shelter area.

    Where do I pick my child up at?
    Pick your child up along the east side of the building. You may pull up by the sidewalk and a staff member will assist the students into the cars.

    What if my child is ill?
    If your child is ill, call the office before 9 am. If your child is running a fever or vomiting, they must wait 24 hours to return to school.

    How do I get notes from my child about events at school?
    Have your child empty out their backpack every night. Look for the Panther Express every month. It has all the information about what's going on at Pershing. Visit our Parent Resource Center outside the office.