In-Person Learning FAQ
Is the in-person schedule Monday through Friday, or every other day?
Will the start and end times be the same as last year?
Elementary: 8:28 a.m. to 3:41 p.m.
Middle School: 7:53 a.m. to 2:41 p.m.
High School: 7:50 a.m. to 2:44 p.m.
Elementary: 8:28-11:36 a.m.
Middle School: 7:53-10:51 a.m.
High School: 7:50-10:55 a.m.
What if I want to change to all remote learning after starting in person?
Will GMS and GHS students move from class to class still? Will elementary students be in their room all day?
Will students be able to use lockers?
Will morning intramurals be offered for elementary students? Will the before and after school child care program be running this year?
If our region goes back to Phase 3 in the future and only remote instruction is allowed, will students keep their same teachers and transition as a class?
Do all students have to wear a mask?
Instead of a cloth mask, can my child wear a surgical mask?
How will masks be enforced?
Why can't there be plexiglass dividers between students instead of requiring them to wear masks?
Will students be screened each morning when they come to school?
How will students and staff be tested for COVID-19? What if there is a positive test?
What happens if my child ends up having to quarantine?
How many feet apart will students be in classrooms?
What is your cleaning protocol in schools?
How will students avoid congregating in the hallways before school starts?
Have there been any HVAC upgrades to buildings?
Are there any changes being made to the band and choir programs to help minimize the spread of COVID-19?
Will orchestra need to make any changes?
How will PE and recess work?
Will elementary students still have art and music?
Food & Hydration
How does lunch work?
Are seniors still allowed to leave for lunch?
Will breakfast still be offered?
Will students be allowed to bring water bottles to school?
Will busing still be available for school and KCTC?
What is a day like for GHS students who also attend Kent Career Tech Center?
Will IMAGE and 6th grade Advanced Math still occur?