Parent & Student Resources
About L. Douglas Wilder Middle School:
L. Douglas Wilder Middle School, located in the Fairfield District, opened in 1997 and serves 6th, 7th, and 8th grade middle school students. The school is named after L. Douglas Wilder, the first African-American to be elected governor in the United States, and Virginia’s 66th governor.
PARENT INFORMATION AND FLYERS
Hours of Operation: The building hours of operation are 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. Students may enter the building at 8:05 am and exit at 3:15 pm unless they are staying for after-school activities.
Identification of parking spaces: Staff and parents may park anywhere in the front parking lot spaces unless they are marked otherwise.
Identification of student drop off and pickup areas: Students are to be dropped off at the flagpole circle.
Directional Flow of traffic, including entrances and exits: See Traffic Flow Map (in the column to the right)
Identification of bus loop: See Traffic Flow Map (in the column to the right)
Procedures for pulling up to the school: Parents may drop off their children at the flagpole circle area or park in the parking lot and escort their child inside the school. Vehicles may not be left unattended at the flagpole. Signs are posted.
Procedures for student pickup: Parents may pick up their children at the flagpole circle area or park in the parking lot and come inside the school to retrieve their child. Vehicles may not be left unattended at the flagpole circle. Signs are posted.