Students should arrive by 8:05, five minutes earlier than previous years. They will be released five minutes later plus all students will be released at 1:45 p.m. every Wednesday.
Porterville Unified School District is changing its bell schedule for the 2018-2019 school year. Students should arrive five minutes earlier than previous years, with instruction beginning promptly at 8:10 a.m. Students will be released five minutes later, with primary grades (TK-3) ending at 2:25 p.m.; intermediate grades (4-6) ending at 3:10 p.m.; middle school (7-8) ending at 3:10 p.m, and high school (9-12) ending at 3:30 p.m.
Additionally, all students will be released early every Wednesday at 1:45 p.m. to provide professional development and collaboration opportunities for school staff.
We will be in constant contact with the district’s transportation department, as well as all sites, to ensure a smooth transition for students to this new schedule.
Olive Street School recess, lunch and PE schedules will be posted soon.
Open the link to see the 2018-2019 School Year Calendar. There are 181 school days. Students will be released at 1:45 every Wednesday to allow for teacher planning and training time. Childcare information is available in the school office.
Parents, families, friends and community members are invited to join the Olive Street family on Thursday, May 24th from 6:30 - 7:30pm for a night of STEAM ( Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) activities. We hope to see everyone at the school. Invite your friends and neighbors. We would love to show them #olivepride in action.
STATEMENT OF NON-DISCRIMINATION (Title VI of Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1972):
The District does not discriminate against any person the basis of gender, race, color, religion, national origin, ethnic group, actual or perceived sexual orientation, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability. The District will take steps to assure that the lack of English will not be a barrier to admission or participation in District programs.
Complaints alleging noncompliance with this policy of nondiscrimination should be directed
to Sergio Mendoza. A copy of the District's Uniform Complaint Policy is available at 559.793.2452.
The District's Title IX Coordinator at 559.793.2445 or the District's 504 Coordinator at 559.793.2473.