Bonita Country Day School
For the Elementary Grades the school hours are 8:00 am – 2:45 pm Mondays – Thursdays, and 8:00 – noon on Fridays. Kindergarten hours are 8:30 – 2:30 Mondays – Thursdays and 8:30 – noon on Fridays. The school hours for full-time Montessori Program are 8:30 to 2:30 Mondays through Thursdays and 8:30 – 11:30 on Fridays. Part-time Montessori is 8:30 – 11:30 Mondays – Fridays.
Students may bring their own lunches to school every day, except Fridays. Alternatively Bonita Country Day School offers a hot lunch program.
Parents are responsible for their children’s transportation to and from school. Often parents living in the same area will car pool.
Bonita Country Day School has a uniform dress code that addresses both comfort and style. All students are required to wear their uniform every school day, including those days in which the students are on a field trip
All students attending Bonita Country Day School are required to purchase text- books for their own personal use. The school orders the books and charges an annual book fee to cover the cost of textbooks, workbooks and other educational materials used by the students.
Students in the elementary grades will usually receive homework every night, Mondays – Thursdays. Homework is given to practice tasks illustrated in the classroom and to reinforce responsibility. Parents are expected to help their child with homework when necessary, while always taking the time to check that the assignments are completed.
Bonita Country Day Parents take pride in the school, and are always willing to lend a helping hand. Whether it is helping with a planned event such as Grandparent’s Day, or driving on a field trip, parents enjoy being a part of their child’s educational experience. Parent/Teacher conferences are scheduled during the school year, however parents may arrange to meet with a teacher at any time. A parent of a child at Bonita Country Day School automatically becomes a member of the Parent Association (PA.) The PA enhances the school program by providing, carnivals, fund raising events, and in many other endeavors.