Come to school on time! The instructional day begins at 8:45 AM (enter the building at 8:40 to be in class by 8:45). Students not attending beforecare may arrive at 8:25 AM for breakfast in the classroom. If you come after 8:45 AM, stop at the main office for a tardy slip. School dismissal is 3:15 PM.
Before and Aftercare
AlphaBest provides before and after care at Van Ness Elementary. Beforecare is available from 7:00-8:25 AM. Aftercare is available from 3:15-6:00 PM. Sign up here.
If your child has dietary restrictions, be sure to complete the request forms. You can find them here. Email the forms to firstname.lastname@example.org or turn them in to our main office and they will be submitted for you.
As a parent/guardian of a Van Ness student you are automatically a member of the Parent Teacher Organization, and you don’t have to be on the Board of Directors to get involved. Click here to learn more.