Recker Drop Off & Pick Up

Drop Off
& Pick Up

Our day at the San Tan Charter School Recker Campus (K-8) starts at 8:30 AM.

Half-Day Kinder Dismissal is at 12:00 PM.

Full-Day Kinder through 8th Grade Students – Dismissal will start at 3:00 and students will be expected to be off-campus, unless they have signed up for after care, by 3:30 PM.

If “After Care” has been scheduled or kiddos are not picked by 3:30 PM, they will be checked in to “After Care” and available to be released to an approved adult by or before 5:45 PM.

If there are any questions, please contact our office at 480-222-0811.

See our Dismissal App Tips below to help with a smooth and positive drive lane experience.

Gates Open: 8:05 AM

Starting Bell: 8:30 AM


  • Mainstream and Gifted K-6: 3:00 PM
  • Montessori K-8: 3:20 PM
  • Half Day Kinder Mainstream and Gifted: 12:00 PM
  • Half Day Kinder Montessori: 12:20 PM

After Care:

Students not picked up by 3:30 PM will be checked into our After Care Program. Charges will be incurred for this service.

Half Day Schedule

Throughout the school year, there are a variety of half days to support professional development, parent-teacher conferences, and holidays.

Please note the Half Day Schedule for the 2024/25 school year as well as the alternate dismissal times on these days.  After care is available on half days for an additional charge.

August 28th – AJanuary 29th – B
September 25th – BMarch 5th – A
September 26th – AMarch 6th – B
September 27th – BMarch 7th – A
October 31st – AApril 17th – B
November 27th – BMay 2nd – A
December 18th – AMay 23rd – B Last Day of School
December 19th – B
December 20th – A

Half Day Dismissal:

Mainstream and Gifted: 12:00 PM

Montessori: 12:20 PM

Days alternate with either A or B schedule.

See 2024/25  chart for more details.

School Dismissal Tips

  • Ensure you have your car tag in clear view.  Preferably hanging from the rearview mirror.
  • Please remain in the vehicle, and we will help the kids get in the car.