March 17, 2021
As we put together to welcome college students again to buildings, we need to share vital details about processes to make sure a profitable transition, in addition to adjustments to our free meals program.
Free Meals Program
Our free meals program is altering and we need to be certain households are ready to put orders which might be applicable for his or her scenario.
Each day Meals:
- The final day for pick-up of each day meals at most places is Friday, March 19.
- The final day for each day meal dwelling deliveries is Friday, March 19.
- Throughout Bridge Weeks, Monday March 22 – Friday, April 9 each day meals may be picked up at 5 places solely: Canyon Creek Elementary, Cottage Lake Elementary, Frank Love Elementary, Kenmore Elementary and Bothell Excessive College.
- Starting March 22, all each day meals should be picked up between 11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.
- As well as, we encourage households who usually order each day meals to order the weekly pack on March 17 or 18 and decide it up on Wednesday, March 24. Orders for the subsequent weekly meal pack should be positioned on Wednesday, March 31 or Thursday, April 1 for pick-up on April 7.
- As soon as Ok-3 hybrid studying begins, there shall be no each day meal decide up places. College students attending in-person will be capable of entry breakfast and lunch at their faculty.
Weekly Meal Packs:
- Weekly meal packs will comply with the same old Wednesday decide up schedule on March 24 and April 7.
- Weekly meal packs will proceed following Spring Break. Extra particulars in regards to the schedule of those packs shall be communicated within the coming weeks.
Scholar Well being Test Kind & Apply Alternative
On March 22, the official Northshore College District’s Well being Test type shall be launched for all college students. Every morning, mother and father and guardians should full this kind for his or her scholar previous to their scholar arriving on campus, throughout Bridge Weeks and hybrid studying. Center and highschool college students can full their very own well being test type each day if they like. Completion is required previous to getting into the constructing. Mother and father and guardians should full this kind each day in an effort to entry anything in ParentVUE. This contains mother and father and guardians of scholars in all modes of studying — Bridge Weeks, hybrid and distant. By finishing this kind every day, all households shall be conversant in the method when their college students do return to in-person studying.
If the reply to any of the questions on the each day Well being Test type is sure, the scholar should keep dwelling and get in touch with their faculty.
To pilot the method, we have activated the Well being Test type in ParentVUE. Once you login you can be prompted to finish the Well being Test type in your scholar. Tomorrow, March 18 we are going to run a follow Well being Test for all college students — this follow is for college students in all modes of studying: Bridge Weeks, hybrid studying and distant. To start making this course of a part of your morning routine, we encourage all households to take part on this follow Well being Test earlier than their scholar begins their faculty day. Nevertheless, the follow Well being Test course of shall be accessible all day on March 18, so if you must full the shape later within the day please accomplish that to make sure that you’ll be able to full the shape.
Households can go to nsd.org/healthcheck to get extra details about learn how to entry the shape. The webpage has step-by-step directions, together with useful tutorial movies in accessing ParentVUE and StudentVUE, in addition to learn how to full the each day type. The Northshore College District cellular app additionally supplies entry to the webpage. You may choose the icon titled “Well being Test” and it’ll convey you on to the webpage the place the varieties are positioned. Every faculty will talk how they are going to confirm on campus that every scholar’s well being test type has been accomplished.
If you happen to overlook to finish the shape earlier than arriving on campus, QR codes shall be out there to scan along with your cellular system’s digital camera exterior the constructing. There shall be an space within the parking zone with QR code indicators. These will take you on to nsd.org/healthcheck to finish the method. Paper copies will even be out there on website or supplied to households forward of time, if wanted.
Thanks in your continued assist and partnership in preserving our Northshore group secure!
Kindergarten and Particular Wants Scholar Permission to Launch Kind for Bus Riders
Households with kindergarten and particular wants college students who’re bus riders should full the Permission to Launch type to designate who will meet their scholar on the bus cease. Bus drivers are solely licensed to launch kindergarten and particular wants college students at their designated cease to a father or mother, pre-authorized grownup or older sibling. If a delegated particular person shouldn’t be current on the cease, college students shall be returned to their faculty on the finish of the route.
The Northshore College District and our childcare suppliers, Champions and YMCA, are making last preparations for childcare choices starting April 5. When particulars are confirmed, all households who’ve recognized curiosity in childcare on the “Intent to Return Survey” shall be emailed specifics. Info will even be posted on the Northshore School District Childcare webpage.
Household Tech Assist
Throughout distant studying the Household Know-how Assist Hotline has been staffed by members of the District’s Transportation Division who should now return to their major roles.
Starting March 22, households who name (425) 408-7669 for scholar tech assist shall be requested to depart a voicemail and their name shall be returned inside 48 hours. Moreover, households will be capable of report and submit a know-how assist challenge and request direct contact from the Household Tech Assist Staff by finishing a type by visiting go.nsd.org/StudentTechHelp.
After-school On-line Enrichment Alternatives
The Northshore College District has contracted with 6crickets who proceed to take care of a database of group organizations which might be providing winter break and after-school enrichment alternatives by means of the tip of the 2020-2021 faculty 12 months. The database has enrichment alternatives targeted on theater, baking, STEM, public talking and extra. To view these alternatives please go to the Online Enrichment webpage.
In the course of the COVID-19 outbreak, our group continues to come back collectively to offer help to households and group members in want. This help contains childcare, employment, meals, psychological well being assist and different sources. To be taught extra about organizations which might be providing assist go to the Community Assistance webpage.
2021-22 College 12 months Calendar
The 2021-22 faculty 12 months calendar has been finalized and is out there on the District web site. You’ll want to mark your calendar with vital dates. View the calendar.
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