Frequently Asked Questions - Elementary Families

General Information

  • My child participates in the elementary band program. Will elementary band take place in-person?

  • What should my student expect during the first few days of in-person learning?

  • Should my child bring their iPads to and from school each day?

  • What can my child expect in specialist classes like Art, Phy. Ed, and Music?

  • What can we anticipate happening with school assemblies, music concerts, and other school events?

  • What is the visitor policy?

  • What supplies should I send to school with my child? I don’t have access to school supplies, what should I do?

  • Students have been provided free breakfasts and lunches during Distance Learning 2.0. Will this change once we have transitioned to in-person learning?

  • What school and community resources are available to students and families during this pandemic?

  • My child is struggling. Who can I contact for support?

  • Can I still enroll my child in full-time distance learning?

  • Could the learning model change again this school year?

Health, Safety and School Closings

  • What health and safety measures are in place for in-person learning?

  • What are the health self-check requirements for my student?

  • What are the face covering requirements for my student?

  • Will students stay within their group of classmates?

  • What happens if my child, another student, or a teacher/staff member tests positive for COVID-19 and/or needs to quarantine?

  • What should I do if my child or someone in my family needs to get tested for COVID-19?

  • What are the updated social distancing recommendations for elementary schools?

  • What should I do if my student is sick?

  • If my child is sick or needs to quarantine and cannot attend school in-person, how will my child participate in their school work?

  • What are the expectations for student learning if the weather does not allow for students/staff to come to school?

  • Will teachers/support staff receive free COVID testing?

Transportation and Arrival/Departure

  • What health and safety precautions will be in place for my child when riding the school bus?

  • What do I do if I want my child to start riding the school bus, or stop riding the school bus?

  • How will drop off/pick up procedures be affected as we return to in-person learning?