7:00 AM — Serving line open for breakfast
7:25 AM — Breakfast closed
7:30 AM — Classrooms open
7:40 AM — Tardy bell rings; instruction begins
2:55 PM — Dismissal
School opens at 7:00 AM for breakfast. School ends at 2:55 PM. Breakfast is served from 7:00 AM – 7:25 AM.
Students are marked tardy if they are not in class at 7:40 AM.
It is the parent’s duty to monitor the student’s school attendance and require the student to attend school (Texas Education Code §25.095).
State law requires children to be in attendance at least 90% of the total number of school days in order to be given credit for the academic school year and to be promoted to the next grade level (Texas Education Code §25.092).
The school opened in 2001. Mrs. McWhorter came to the CFBISD in 1974 and served as the reading/language arts coordinator, and principal of Blanton Elementary School and Dan F. Long Middle School. She retired in 1994 but has remained highly involved in the district and public education. She and her husband Doyle are among the CFBISD Educational Foundation Founding Benefactors and have established an endowed scholarship.