FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

After submitting our reopening plans on Friday, July 31st, we anticipated questions from parents, faculty, and staff. To best answer questions and be able to communicate the responses efficiently, we will be providing FAQ’s weekly. The categories (underlined titles) correspond to the reopening plan sections. We do have an “Other” section for items that do not fit under an existing category.

 

FAQ - August 21, 2020

FAQ - August 10, 2020

FAQ - August 4, 2020 

REMOTE/HYBRID LEARNING, TESTING/SCREENING, CONTACT TRACING, DISTRICT-WIDE REMOTE LEARNING MODEL

Please click on the links to access the district's plans: 

remote hybrid learning

covid 19 testing screening

contact tracing

district wide full remote learning model

SUPERINTENDENT'S MESSAGES

Families: The district will be reaching out in mid-August DIRECTLY to each specific family, either by survey or direct phone call, to assess your needs/information in the following areas:

  • Transportation

  • If your student intends to attend school in person

  • Your family access to Internet and a device 

Contacts:

Issues viewing the plan: Brenda Potsko, bpotsko@me.stier.org

Questions about the plan: Jason Van Fossen, jvanvossen@me.stier.org

Questions about the district's COVID 19 response: Jeff L'Amoreaux, jlamoreaux@me.stier.org

BOCES REOPENING STUDENT SCHEDULES

BOCES REOPENING STUDENT SCHEDULES

PARENTING GUIDE TO A SAFE AND HEALTHY REOPENING

PARENTING GUIDE TO A SAFE AND HEALTHY REOPENING

ELEMENTARY HYBRID AND REMOTE LEARNING MODEL

COVID 19 UPDATES

COVID 19 UPDATES

Click for the district's latest COVID 19 updates and resources.

REMOTE LEARNER FOOD SURVEY

REMOTE LEARNER FOOD SURVEY

REOPENING GUIDANCE

New York State (NYS), NYS Department of Health (DOH), and the New York State Education Department (NYSED) have provided substantial guidance on requirements for schools to reopen.


Broome County COVID 19 Resources

NYS Department of Health Guidance 

NYS Education Department Guidance 

DAY CARE SUPPORT - YWCA

The YWCA’s Young Wonders School Age Program is available for district teachers and families.

 Families can apply online at https://ywcabinghamton.org/  under Young Wonders or call Laura Gates at 772-0340 Ext 237.