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Frequently Asked Questions

  • How do we report a student absence?

    To report a student’s absence, please call the absence line at 801-481-4814, ext. 1. Most students will be absent a day or two of school from time to time due to a family emergency or sickness. Parents may EXCUSE up to 8 absences with a call to the school and a written note. On the day that your child needs to miss school, call the office to report the absence. When your child returns, write a short note to turn in to the office or turn in a doctor’s note if you went to the doctor, so that we can verify that the absence was excused. Most children do not need to miss more than 8 days in a school year, but if that occurs bring a note from your doctor and the absence will be marked excused. If you do not call or bring in a doctor’s note when your child is absent, the absence will be marked UNEXCUSED. Too many unexcused absences can result in a court hearing with many possible consequences. By law, Beacon staff must keep track of unexcused absences and must send out citations to parents if there are too many unexcused absences. Help us avoid this by always excusing your child’s absences.

  • How do I register a new student ? (Grade 1 - 6)

    To register a student, please go to Academics link and click on Courses and Registration.

  • How do I register a new Kindergarten student?

    To register a Kindergarten student, please go to Academics link and click on Courses and Registration.

  • What do I need to do when visiting the school?

    All visitors, parents and guardians are required to sign in with the office when you are in school. Please stop by the office to sign in and receive a visitor badge.

  • Where do students and parents go for lost and found?

    Students who find lost articles are asked to take them to the office or place them in the Lost & Found Bin on the lower level near room 124. If your student is missing an item, first have them check the Lost & Found Bin and if not there, check with the office. Please make sure to label your student’s clothes, books, lunch boxes, etc.

    During SEP Conferences, the PTA will set up lost & found tables in the rotunda so students and parents can reclaim lost items. Articles left unclaimed after a reasonable amount of time will be donated. The school does not assume responsibility for lost personal items.

  • How do we request a student leave of absence?
  • When does school get out on Fridays and Early Dismissal Days?

    1:15 PM

  • When is my child’s lunch?

    LUNCH SCHEDULE

    (Mon-Thurs recess is the first 15 minutes, then classes go to lunch)
    (Fri combined recess and lunch time)

    Grade/Teacher/ Room Mon-Thurs Time Friday
    Kindergarten, Hantla, Room 268      10:55-11:30 am 10:55 am
    Kindergarten, Ward, Room 251    11:00-11:35 am 11:00 am
    Kindergarten, Anderson, Room 263 11:05-11:40 am 11:05 am
    1st Grade, Luckett, Room 248 11:10-11:45 am   11:10 am
    1st Grade, Milenski, Room 249 11:15-11:50 am 11:15 am
    1st Grade, Gianelo, Room 250 11:20-11:55 am 11:20 am
    2nd Grade, Lau, Room 224  11:25-12:00 pm  11:25 am
    2nd Grade, Wolfe, Room 223  11:30-12:05 pm  11:30 am
    2nd Grade, Jardine, Room 222 11:35-12:10 pm 11:35 am
    CBTU, All Rooms     11:55-12:30 pm 11:40 am
    3rd Grade, Johnson, Room 225  11:45-12:20 pm  11:45 am
    3rd Grade, Rasmussen, Room 231  11:50-12:25 pm  11:50 am
    3rd Grade, Woodruff, Room 232  11:55-12:30 pm  11:55 am
    5th Grade, Woodland, Room 110   12:00-12:35 pm   12:00 pm
    5th Grade, Ause-Carlisle, Room 111 12:05-12:40 pm  12:05 pm
    5th Grade, Foster, Room 112   12:10-12:45 pm  12:10 pm
    4th Grade, Dinh, Room 230   12:15-12:50 pm 12:15 pm
    4th Grade, Chatterton, Room 229   12:20-12:55 pm 12:20 pm
    6th Grade, Marcy, Room 108     12:25-1:00 pm  12:25 pm
    6th Grade, Halverson, Room 109    12:30-1:05 pm    12:30 pm

     

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