Drop-Off and Pick-Up

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Drop-Off

‘Left Gate’ at the Back of the Building:

Classes 1-3: : Your child must line up outside under the covered area where teachers will then escort them to their classrooms. Generally there are signs for each class.

Class 5+ Girls: Girls can make their way to their classrooms from 9:55am onwards.

‘Right Gate’ next to the Sports Hall:

Class 4: Your child must line up outside under the covered area where teachers will then escort them to their classrooms. Generally, teachers will be holding signs for each class.

Class 5+ Boys: Boys can make their way to their classrooms from 9:55am onwards.

General

  • Classes 1-4 students will be escorted in by 10:00am.
  • The school bell will ring at 10:00am after which the side gates will be closed.
  • Students arriving after this time will be marked late and need to give a reason for being late before being allowed into class.
  • Parents/Guardians not permitted to wait for their children onsite between 10:00am and 1:15pm.

Pick-Up

Classes 1-4:
Students will finish at 1:15pm and should be collected from the same place they were dropped. Older siblings will not be allowed to collect children in classes 1-4. Parents / Guardians must collect their children.

Boys Classes 5-12:
British Summer Time: When Salaat time is at 1pm, please note that pick up areas for boys in classes 5-12 will be on the left hand side of the building (opposite to where they enter in the morning).

Winter Time: When Salaat time is at 12pm, pick up areas are the same as drop off areas for boys classes 5-12.

Girls Classes 5-12:
British Summer Time: When Salaat time is at 1pm, please note that pick up areas for girls in classes 5-12 will be on the right hand side of the building (near the sports hall) due to the fact that the girls pray in the sports hall.

Winter Time: When Salaat time is at 12pm, pick up areas are the same as drop off areas for girls classes 5-12.

General

  • Classes 5-7: Students are to be collected by their parents. An older sibling may also collect them or they can leave the site unaccompanied if a parent has written to the Madressa (admin@madressa.net).
  • Classes 8-12: Students may leave the site unaccompanied.

Late Student Pick-up

Classes 1-4​:
If you have not collected your child(ren) by 1.25pm your child will be escorted to the dining area. Parents will then have to go to the reception via the Main Entrance and queue up to collect their child.

Classes 5-7:
Children will be escorted to the dining hall at 1:45pm. Parents will then have to go to the reception via the Main Entrance and queue up to collect their child.

Main Entrance

The main entrance of the school is

  • NOT to be used for regular Drop-off and Pick-up.
  • to be used for late arrivals, late pick-up, and early pick-up.
  • to be used if a parent needs to talk to a member of staff.