School Times

    • Students eating breakfast may arrive at 7:40am
    • All other students may begin arriving at 7:50am and no earlier unless they are eating breakfast
    • All students not eating breakfast will line up in the designated areas.
    • First bell rings at 8:05am
    • Second bell rings at 8:10am
    • Pickup procedure is very specific - see the full rules for picking up your child.
    • Early release is at 1:25pm
    • Half Days release is at 11:10am (conference days, last day of school, and end of semester)

Emergency Procedures

  • In the case of an emergency at Meadows, we have a comprehensive plan in place. We practice drills throughout the year. NTPS Safety & Risk Management Department


    • Do not call the school - we need the lines open.
    • Stay tuned to receive communication from us via School Messenger and social media.
    • When you receive the call to come get your child, please bring ID.
    • Emergency personnel may be on site to assist. Do not be alarmed.
    • We encourage you to create an emergency plan for your family.

Attendance Policy

  • Report an absence, or learn more about our attendance policy.

    • All absences & tardies are recorded as either excused or unexcused.
    • If you arrive after the second bell, stop by the office for a tardy slip.
    • The office must be notified for an absence or tardy to be marked as excused.
    • Notify the office for any absences or extended absences.

Weather Closures & Delays