dismissal management

Make Dismissal
a Breeze & Safe

Transform your end of day chaos into a stress-free and ultra safe experience for staff, parents and students with Pikmykid’s award-winning school dismissal manager.


Dismissal is often a chaotic time of day.

Many schools struggle with outdated dismissal processes that cause confusion and leave students vulnerable.

If your school is still using walkie talkies, spreadsheets, or front office calls to manage dismissal, you’re missing out on a streamlined process.

Take the burden off your staff, make it easy to communicate with parents, and most importantly build safety into daily arrival and dismissal.


How to Make Dismissal Safer & Faster

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Experience Faster,
Safer & Easier Dismissals

Speed up dismissal with real-time communication.

  • Instantly update teachers when students’ transportation arrives.
  • Prevent frustrated parents cutting the line.
  • Reduce traffic wrapping into intersections and accidents.

Minimize front office calls with instant dismissal updates.

  • Eliminate office calls about dismissal changes.
  • Give parents a way to easily schedule & update dismissal plans.
  • Quickly update parents on bus changes or delays.
  • Reduce miscommunication and prevent mishaps.

Ensure kids are safely released to the right person.

  • Provide clear and up-to-date dismissal instructions.
  • Verify the identity and permission of each person during pickup.
  • Gain a timestamped record of how kids were dismissed & to whom.

Give staff back valuable time & make them feel safe.

  • Reduce classroom interruptions from dismissal change & early dismissal calls.
  • Give teachers on avg 75 min per week to reinvest into teaching or planning.
  • Protect staff from vulnerability to harsh weather in the parking lot.
  • Give staff clear custody information to prevent arguments.

Gain valuable insights with easy to pull reports.

  • Generate daily dismissal plan reports, capturing any changes in dismissal arrangements.
  • Access timestamped reports each day detailing student dismissals, including dismissal method and guardian.
  • Monitor attendance trends for both before and after school programs.
Meet Pikmykid

The easy-to-use Dismissal
Platform Transforming School Safety

You should be empowered to run the school day with tools that make it so easy, you can train a substitute teacher in your sleep. We’ve built our tools from years of direct feedback from schools so we know exactly which elements hinder a streamlined process (ahem, google spreadsheets), and how to get rid of them!

Speed up dismissal

account for
every student

minimize front
office calls

instructional time

manage absentees

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Check In To

make instant dismissal changes

run dismissal during emergencies

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“I have been at other schools that didn’t use Pikmykid. The end of the day was pretty chaotic. With Pikmykid, it keeps the kids safe, it’s easy for us to use, and because dismissal is so fast, it extends the teaching day.”
Tara H.


How Does Dismissal Automation Work?

Step One

Parents make dismissal changes and announce their arrival.

Step Two

Teachers get notified to send out each student.

Step Three

Dismissal coordinators verify permissions at pickup.

Step Four

Parents get a notification their kid was safely dismissed.

Covering All Modes Of Transportation

Car Line




After School

empowered by world class onboarding & support

“We love that Pikmykid can be accessed from an phone, tablet or computer. Even our teachers that are afraid of technology have been able to use the system. We love the access to customer service. ”
Rebekah G.
director of operations and admissions

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Support Every Step Of The Way

Customer Support

We guide you through highly-rated onboarding, help you customize the setup to your needs, and provide year-round support for both school staff and parents. Your dedicated account manager also gives you access to a resource library of training PDFs and videos.

Reliable & Safe

With a 99.99% up-time, you can trust your tech is high quality and ready when you need it every time. And being FERPA & COPPA compliant, as well as a signer of teh student privacy pledge, you can rest assured your student information is kept private and secure.

Built On Safety
Best Practices

Having built the technology to deliver the best practices of leading safety experts, you’ll have what you need to meet the highest standards of school safety, such as the Standard Reunification Method and Alyssa’s Law Requirements.

Manage It All On
One Platform

manage it all from one platform

The Pikmykid platform runs on the devices you already use so you can provide a seamless experience managing daily and emergency operations.

Parent Mobile App

The parent app is a one-stop shop for your parents to instantly make dismissal changes, announce themselves in the car line, and receive notifications on a daily basis or during emergencies.

School Portal

The school portal allows your staff to manage student and parent info, as well as view real-time and historical reports on dismissal and safety activities.

Student Dispatcher

The dispatcher lets staff control real-time dismissals as parents arrive at school. It can be used on any device with a browser, such as tablets, computers, or phones.

manage it all from one platform

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Enjoy Seamless School Days

By using Pikmykid for your daily and emergency operations, you’re able to simplify the process of accounting for students and keeping them safe throughout the entire school day.


Ensure students are safe from the moment they arrive on campus until they’ve been dismissed. Pikmykid allows parents to instantly update dismissal plans and teachers to verify those permissions to keep students safe.

Alert System

Give staff a way to quickly and safely get help during big and small emergencies with an emergency alert system. Staff receive instructions to their devices and can communicate silently throughout the incident.

Emergency Reunification

Enable staff to accurately account for students following an emergency. Using the same platform, schools efficiently facilitate reunification and communicate with parents throughout the process in real-time.

Digital Hall Pass

Create safer pathways for learning by monitoring student movement throughout the day. Setting limits and paying special attention to patterns helps you make informed decisions and keep students safer.


Top-Pick Resources for School Leadership


How Safe & Streamlined Is Your Dismissal Process?

Take the quiz to find out how streamlined your daily dismissal process is!


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How You Can Get Started Today

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Request A Demo

Your school administrator schedules a personalized demo and completes a customized contract based on your safety and dismissal needs.

Setup The Platform

We walk alongside you to implement the platform into your daily and emergency operations by giving you everything you need to get parents and staff onboard.

Enjoy The Transformation!

Your staff and parents enjoy efficient processes that make the school day safer and a stellar experience for everyone involved.

Ready to reimagine school safety? Book a demo today.