Parent Pick Up

Sunshine Elementary School
Parent Pick Up (PPU)
Policy and Procedures 2022-2023

Sunshine Elementary School's first priority is always the safety of everyone on or near the school campus. We appreciate your patience, as we work together, to move over 150 vehicles safely through the parent pick up and drop off lines.

Please follow ALL Lee County School Board and
Lee County Department of Transportation signage.

Parent Pick Up Tag Requirements:

  • A current PPU tag is required for all students being picked up through the line.
  • A request may be made for up to 3 PPU tags for authorized guardians and multiple students may be listed.
  • If a replacement tag is required, please see the front office for a new PPU tag.
  • Parents will enter the PPU line at the North Gate entrance for student pick up.
  • Please remain in your vehicle at all times.
  • If you do not have your PPU tag during pick up, you will be required to park your vehicle and go to the front office to provide proper identification to ensure you an authorized adult to pick up the student. Once a PPU tag has been issued, you will then be asked to return to the PPU line to pick up your child.
  • If you arrive early to pick up your child, you may park in one of the labeled "Visitor Parking" spots. You must back in and display your PPU tag in the front window. When dismissal begins, your child(ren) will be called out and escorted to your vehicle.
  • Please display your PPU tag on the dashboard, of the passenger side of your vehicle. Keep it there until your child(ren) are loaded into your car. Multiple staff must be able to see/read your tag.

Traffic Laws:
For your safety and the safety of all pedestrians, we are providing you with information concerning traffic signals including signage, double yellow painted lines on the pavement, and the placing of traffic cones.
Florida Law 316.0875  No Passing Zones

1)  The Department of Transportation and local authorities ar authorized to determine those portions of any highway under their respective jurisdiction where overtaking and passing or driving to the left of the roadway would be especially hazardous and may, by appropriate signs or markings on the roadway, indicate the beginning and end of such zones, and when such signs or marking are in place and clearly visible to an ordinarily observant person, every driver of a vehicle shall obey the directions thereof.
2) Where sings or markings are in place to define a no-passing zone as set forth in subsection (1), no driver shall at any time drive on the left side of the roadway with such no-passing zone or on the left side of any pavement striping designed to mark such no-passing zone throughout its length.
3) This section does not apply when an obstruction exists making it necessary to drive to the left of the center of the highway, nor to the driver of a vehicle turning left into or from an alley, private road or driveway.
4) A violation of this section is a noncriminal traffic infraction, punishable as a moving violation as provided in chapter 318.