Get to Know Sherman Elementary

  • Welcome to Sherman Elementary School! Below you will find a list of frequently asked questions that are designed to help you learn more about our school. Please feel free to call the main office at 359-5490 for additional information. We're happy to help!

    Q. Where do I drop off my child?
    Before school, you can drop off your child by looping through our side parking lot, stopping briefly to let them out at the sidewalk, and they can then enter through the front doors. If you are dropping off your child after school has started, you will need to park in the parking lot and accompany your child into the building to sign them in at the main office.

    Q. What is the earliest time I can drop off my child at school?
    A. Children should not arrive before 9:05 a.m. No one is available to supervise students before that time.

    Q. What is the procedure if I need to temporarily change my child's busing?
    A. Please send a note in with your child on that day, stating the address where your child needs to be dropped off. The child can give it to their classroom teacher, who will forward it to the office. The main office will then provide a bus pass.

    Q. What is the procedure if I need to pick up my child early?
    A. If you need to pick up your child early, please send in a note on that date. If anyone other than a parent/guardian will be picking them up, please provide their name, and they need to be prepared to show photo identification upon their arrival.

    Q. Who do I need to notify if I have a change of address or phone number?
    Please contact the main office at 359-5490 to update your information.

    Q. What do I do if we are moving?
    Please notify the main office at 359-5490 immediately.

    Q. How do I put money on my child's lunch account?
    There are a few different ways you can put money on your child's lunch account. You can send in cash or a check made out to RH Food Service that will be given to the cashier; you can call MealPayPlus at 1-866-727-3053; or visit Please have your child's student ID number when making a payment. If you don't have the ID number, the classroom teacher or main office can give it to you.