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School Policies

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    Cypress is proud to provide a safe and secure learning environment - an environment that fosters intellectual development, creativity, and friendships. These policies and guidelines enable us to create, sustain, and grow this wonderful community at Cypress Elementary. Please take a moment to familiarize yourself with our School Policies. Thank you.

    Code of Conduct

    The Code of Student Conduct Handbook will be distributed electronically. Please click here to access. Parents and students are asked to enter email addresses in Virtual Counselor. The Code of Conduct Student Handbook will be emailed to parents and students.


    Breakfast is served from 7:20 - 7:50 A.M. Students who are walkers or car riders must be in the cafeteria before 7:30 A.M., if they are eating breakfast.

    Parents can come and have breakfast with their children on an occasional basis. Just check in at the main office first. 

    Tardy to School

    Students arriving after 8:15 A.M. will be considered TARDY. If students arrive after 8:15 A.M., the student will need to obtain a pass from the front office to be admitted to class.

    Pick Up & Drop Off

    Students should be picked up and dropped off at the car loops only. Parents wishing to park should walk their children to the front gate. Parents are not allowed to walk their children to their classrooms.


    All visitors including parents must check into the front office prior to going to any classrooms or any area on campus.

    You should bring an official photo ID with you, like your driver’s license, Florida’s official state identification card, or a passport.

    Absent Notification

    Parents should call the front office or the attendance hotline 754.323.5150 or write a note to the teacher the next day in order to have their child excused from school.