Frequently Asked Questions

When is the first day of school?
Click here to view the school calendar.

When is registration?
For information about MCS registration, click here.

What is the earliest my student can be dropped off for school?
Click here for schedules and calendars. 

What time is breakfast served?
Click here for schedules and calendars. 

What time does school start and end? 
Click here for schedules and calendars. 

How do I figure out if I am in the Frances Slocum district?
Click here to use our address lookup tool. IMPORTANT NOTE: All students wishing to attend a school other than their home district school must file a new permission to transfer application (even if you already had one on file). Contact your home district school for more information. Please note that MCS will provide bus transportation only to those students attending their home district school.

Is before-school and/or after-school care offered? 
The YMCA provides latchkey, holiday and emergency childcare. If you want to use these services, you must register and make payment arrangements with the YMCA. Call 765-664-0544 for more information.

What vaccinations are required for school enrollment? 
This information is available in our student handbook. Click here to view the handbook.

What are the dress code rules?
Click here to view the most recent dress code specifics.

How do I contact my child's teacher?
Our teachers can be reached by phone and email. Click here for our phone number or to find a teacher's email address. You can also visit teachers at school, but arrangements must be made ahead of time through the school. Click here for more information on scheduling a visit. On what holidays and vacations is school closed?  Click here for schedules and calendars. 

How can I report bullying, theft or other threats to students' safety?
The best thing to do is to contact the principal at your child's school. An official, written report is the best way to help us keep our students and staff as safe as possible. However, MCS also has a Student/School Safety Hotline: Click here for more information on how to report tips via phone or email.

Don't see your question answered here? Click here for contact information for your school.