Our mission is to educate all learners to reach their full potential as contributing and productive members of our ever-changing global community.

PLSAS Ready to Learn Plan

Learning during COVID-19

Hybrid Learning Model

Key Features- All grade levels

Guiding principles:

  • Ensure learning environments are safe
  • Provide as much time in school as possible
  • Provide flexibility and additional time to support individual student learning needs

Outdoor learning

There will be increased outdoor-learning time for all classes.

Required for in-person and hybrid learning

  • Face Covering Policy
  • PPE for direct support student services
  • Build routines of hygiene education & practices
  • Daily cleaning and frequent cleaning of high touch surfaces throughout the day
  • Building-level COVID-19 program coordinator, with optional student counterpart
  • Limiting nonessential visitors/volunteers/external groups
  • Discontinue large gatherings/activities that do not allow for social distancing
  • Monitoring and excluding for illness

Equitable access to technology

Each student will be issued a district device and will have access to all district-provided online resources

  • K-1: iPad
  • 2-5: Chromebook
  • 6-12: iPad

 

Required for Hybrid Learning

  • Social distancing of 6 feet at all times in school buildings
  • School facilities at 50% capacity
  • Sufficient staffing levels to meet the requirements of the model

   

In-Person Learning

Key Features- All grade levels

In buildings, every school day

Your child will have high-quality and engaging teacher-led instruction 5 days a week.

Class instruction

To the greatest extent possible, instruction will look and feel like it did prior to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Building Relationships

The first few weeks will have a strong focus on building relationships, identifying learning gaps from last spring and summer, and helping students feel engaged and connected to their school.

Equitable access to technology

Each student will be issued a district device and will have access to all district-provided online resources.

  • K-2: iPad
  • 3-5: Chromebook
  • 6-12: iPad

Outdoor Learning

There will be increased outdoor-learning time for all classes.