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Frequently Asked Questions (and Answers)

  • Where is the reopening handbook mentioned at the September 28, 2020 virtual town hall?

  • When should students/staff stay home?

  • Will students and staff need to wear masks if participating in in-person learning?

  • Will my child get to keep his/her same teacher? (pre-K-2nd grade)

  • Define a cohort in relation to in-person learning.

  • Will there be recess and outdoor play?

  • What will lunch "look and feel like" in relation to in-person learning?

  • What will an elementary classroom and lunch room look like (incorporating physical distancing)?

  • Why are parent/guardians being asked to make a learning model choice for students in grades pre K-2?

  • Can I volunteer in my child's school?

  • Where is current COVID-19 data available?

  • What immunizations are required for a student to attend in-person learning?

  • What about handwashing?

  • When will we be able return to in-classroom instruction? What are the indicators?

  • Have you considered the impact your decisions have on families?

  • Can families transition between models throughout the school year?

  • Why is the school district not offering any in-classroom instruction at this time?

  • When school starts on September 9 what will school in the Snohomish School District look like?

  • What school supplies do we need for remote learning?

  • Tell me more about 100% online instruction.

  • What are the student schedules for those choosing the 100% online instruction model?

  • Which schedule do students in the 4/5/6 class follow?

  • Tell more about the Parent Partnership Program (PPP).

  • Will Parent Partnership Program (PPP) students and families have access to district curriculum?

  • Tell me more about Apex Online Learning.

  • How can my child(ren) access learning with spotty or no WiFi?

  • Can my child participate in the 100% online instruction model if I'm not home to help them?

  • What will happen with specialist time (PE, music, library) at the elementary grades?

  • Describe hybrid instruction.

  • What is a special service? If my child is on an IEP does that mean they receive special services?

  • What is the district doing to ensure communication will be consistent?

  • Must all children within a single family choose the same learning option?

  • What is the district doing to ensure the learning will be different this fall?

  • How will daily attendance be taken?

  • Will grading be different than it was in the spring?

  • Is the learning management system be the same for all grades?

  • Which schools are using Canvas and Seesaw?

  • How are the district and schools be providing training on Canvas and Seesaw?

  • Is transportation/busing provided?

  • What about developmental preschool?

  • Is childcare provided?

  • Is food service provided for students?

  • Why does the district not using Google Classrooms/Chromebooks like other districts?

  • Is the 4/5/6 highly capable program considered a special service?

  • How will classes involving hands-on instruction be able to be held?

  • What are the plans for students enrolled in Sno-Isle TECH?

  • Will students in honors, AP and advanced classes be able to access this material?

  • Will there be any impact to College in the High School credits or sign-up?

  • Where can I get more information on Running Start? How do I enroll my child?

  • How will testing be administered?

  • How is learning delivered for students and families who need language translations?

  • What options such as out-of-school groups, after-school activities and athletics are available?

  • Will I be receiving a refund on my tax payments?

  • Who can I contact with a particular question/concern?