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Daily School Procedures

The school day begins at 7:40am -and ends at 2:10pm. The HPE front office is open from 7:10 am to 2:40 pm during the school year.

You can reach the HPE front office by dialing (317) 915-4210.


Reporting Absences, Late Arrivals, Leaving Early

The tardy bell rings at 7:40. If your child will be late to school, picked up early or absent you are asked to call the school office by 9:00 am. The phone number is 317-915-4210. The Attendance Line is available 24 hours by selecting 2. Please note, absences/late arrivals need to be reported to the office even if you have notified the teacher. Extended absences over 2 days not due to illness may be reported by completing the prearranged absence form.

If your child is leaving early, please, also send a note to the teacher. We will call the student to the office when you arrive. You will be asked to provide ID. Please pick up early release by 1:50.

Volunteering at HPE

Please review the SafeVisitor information to learn more about the process and begin the steps for your background check.

Visitors/volunteers/chaperones MUST have a Safevisitor background check on file with Hamilton Southeastern Schools to be allowed to volunteer or chaperone in the building or for events.

Who Can Pick Up My Student(s)

If a student needs to leave early for any reason, only family and individuals listed on a student's approved Skyward list can pick up the student.

Under the "Family and Emergency Contact" tab in Skyward, list your approved people to pick up your student. Approved individuals must show a valid Driver's License.