The Parking lot is closed to ALL vehicles, except buses and district personnel between the hours of 7:00am-3:00pm. All drop off and pick up of children will be made from the street and not by driving through the parking lot, regardless of weather conditions.
Children are expected to use the crosswalk in front of the office. At Merlinda, the safety of the children comes first. District vehicles, buses and cars will be held in the lot until all children safely crossed the lot.
Double parking on Valinda Avenue or surrounding streets is forbidden by the Vehicle Code and citations will be issued by the West Covina Police Department for this and other violations. The police will also monitor the parking lot periodically and will issue citations to violators of above rules.