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    Tavares Elementary School

    720 E Clifford St.

    Tavares, FL 32778

    Main Number  (352)343-2861  Fax Number (352) 343-6618


    School Hours:

    School Opens at 7:50am - students should not be dropped off before 7:50am (unless they attend ELC)
    Parents dropping off Students for ELC later 7:45am should NOT pull up in the Bus Lanes due to strict Bus schedules (Parent/Visitor Parking Lot should be used) 

    Breakfast is served starting at 7:50am and ends at 8:25am

    First Bell Rings at 8:15am (Students are allowed to go to their classrooms)

    Warning bell rings at 8:25am
    Late Bell rings at 8:30am (Students arriving after 8:30am are considered Tardy and will need a pass from the main office)

    School Dismissal is at 3:00pm - except Wednesday Dismissal is at 2:00pm

    School Office closes at 4:00pm


    Student Drop Off and Pick Up Information:

    Students should be dropped off in the Car Riders line at 7:45am
    (line forms on Diston St)
    Students may go to Breakfast after being dropped off at Car Riders
    (providing parents have paid for their child to go to Breakfast)
    Students dropped off at Car Riders not going to Breakfast will stay at the Pavillion until 8:15am (First Bell)
    On Rainy Days, students are sent to the Multi-Purpose Room
    Students who walk or ride bicycles to school should not arrive before 7:50am

    Students should not be dropped off in front of the school, in the Bus Lanes or across the street at the sports complex

    Students should be picked up in the Car Riders line at 3:00pm
     - except Wednesday pick-up is at 2:15pm (line forms on Diston St)

    Parents wanting to check students out during the day should come to the front office to sign the student out

    Parents -- No student checkout after 2:30pm - Wednesday after 1:30pm


    Lunchtime Visits:

    Parents are welcome to come have lunch with their child at the child's lunchtime. Please come to the school main office to sign in and get a visitor pass.  Be sure to have a drivers license for identifcation purposes.
    Outdoor picnic tables are available


Last Modified on November 7, 2018