This Q&A originally published on July 15 and was updated on July 21, 2020.

Has it been at least 10 days since they first had symptoms? That there will be a huge gap in substitutes that are willing to put themselves and their families as such a huge risk, and I for one cannot accept this consideration.

For magnet school students, programs will be implemented as much as possible.

▪ Wake County schools will provide hand-sanitizing stations at every school entrance and exit, in the cafeteria, in every class and on every bus and transportation vehicle. The entire letter is posted at the end of this article.

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Having an aid on bus to take temp and watch kids to make sure they are distancing and wearing masks.

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Read COVID-19 updates about the 2020-21 school year. WCPSS says that students will “experience a daily school schedule that includes the same components of the school day as their grade level peers participating in face-to-face or blended instruction to the degree feasible.”.

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But in some cases, students may be assigned to different schools within a region to form classes, according to WCPSS.

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We have a teacher out right now with Covid- but she can teach from her house because of remote learning- that won’t be possible if students are in school unless there is additional supervision. The board moved the first day for modified-calendar schools back by 10 days to Aug. 13. Those students must also stay 6 feet apart from other students and the driver (this will reduce bus capacity and alter bus routes and schedules). Is not about emotion and sentimentality, or a run for office; it’s about who would educate, and train the students; if half of the population (teacher and student) are sick or worse?

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On school buses, Wake County school Superintendent Cathy Moore said students would have to spread out on school buses, to keep in line with social-distancing guidelines from the CDC. If public health conditions improve, Plan B can resume. Too many different lessons to prepare for, teach and grade at the same time. Please check back regularly for any amendments that may occur, or consult the Wake County Public Schools website for their 2020-2021 approved calendar.You may also wish to visit the school district homepage to check for any urgent or last … Students will be screened coming into the buildings and the buses. Do you have the flu or COVID-19? There’s also a focus on making sure there’s enough social-emotional support for students and staff to handle the transition. Waiting to reopen in the Spring will give us time to assess the impact of flu/covid combo.

They are to the job so they get the say.

2. I am a bus driver, and i think that bussing will be a problem. There is yet another point people are failing to mention. Wake County public schools will reopen with all students in remote online learning to start Fall 2020, then transition into in-person Plan B if COVID numbers improve. 101; 21 . Why So Many of Us Don’t Lose Weight When We Exercise, At 5: How COVID-19 is changing the future of in-home medical care. Also, if the school board is not going to be meeting in person, how is it safe for me with up to 27 F2F in the same small space? Now that we have the schedule, we’re then going to be expected to do yet another possibly totally different schedule for the hybrid approach if that is what the plan will be.Then when kids return to in-person only, that’s another schedule.

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Some said they’re disappointed Governor Cooper didn’t provide more guidance in his briefing Wednesday for schools to reopen. The masses want the schools open, however, is there any thought of the massive inter person interaction is going to be taking place? ▪ If your assigned school is on a traditional school calendar, your Virtual Academy program will operate on the same calendar. Cooper announces stricter mask mandate as COVID-19 continues to spread. You can save the image of the calendar in your Smartphone without any hurdle of copyright issue. All North Carolina schools closed in mid-March to help slow the spread of the COVID-19. We have vaccines for the flu yet we lose a lot of lives to the flu. “Extremely important to give our staff the direction to move and begin to operationalize this plan and put things in place, and also extremely important so that not just students or teachers and principals can plan but parents need to be able to plan, communities need to be able to plan,” said Sutton. I simply cannot staff any form of F2F without the return of Fall VA teachers to a F2F model. Please value my life and the life of my students and their families over money and profit it’s the only humane thing to do. The school system is about establishing routines and possibly structure. If a student enrolls in Virtual Academy for the entire year (Fall and Spring semesters) and they decide mid-semester that they’d like to return to classroom instruction, they can request to return at the start of the next semester. American Academy of Pediatrics: Child COVID cases have jumped 28% over the last two weeks.

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Many new students and their parents do not know about the fee submission dates and other important details. 3. As of the July 20 registration deadline, 49% of Wake students had registered for the Wake Virtual Academy classes for fall.
I am highly concerned that this change will push them over the edge.

Has it been at least 3 days since the symptoms have improved, including cough and shortness of breath? East Wake High School; Enloe Magnet High School; Farmington Woods Magnet Elementary School; Forest Pines Drive Elementary School; Forestville Road Elementary School; Fox Road Magnet Elementary School; Fuller Magnet Elementary School; Fuquay-Varina Elementary School; Fuquay-Varina High School; Fuquay-Varina Middle School; Garner Magnet High School; Graduation 2020 The Wake County school system used to grow by thousands of students a year, but it could add fewer than 40 new students this fall. ▪ All students riding a bus or other vendor transportation must wear a face mask unless they cannot tolerate a mask due to developmental, medical or behavioral health needs or due to a “sincerely held religious belief.” Students who cannot wear a face covering will be required to complete a form to notify transportation services.

It took a lot of time and effort to establish the all online schedules. Answers to your questions. The school calendars are designed especially for the parents and students for getting required information of school.

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Parent. Superintendent Cathy Moore said delaying face-to-face classes will give more time for COVID-19 trends to improve, to allow schools to get more personal protective equipment and to make sure staff are ready to carry out new state-mandated health procedures.

Maybe temp taken by aid before they get on bus should be considered.

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Students enrolled through the Virtual Academy will still be enrolled at their current school as assigned by the WCPSS. The Wake County Public School System initially approved an in-person plan — called Plan B — for a rotating schedule to help with social distancing, and also opened registration for Wake Virtual Academy.