Update 8/27/20 – Upon viewing the Community Dashboard today. We now have 6 new cases in the past week, which means this metric is no longer being challenged. However, we are still monitoring the situation closely. On 8/25/20 a new positive case of COVID19 was identified within Chaffee County. The most recent case is beingContinue reading “The Plan in Action”
I wanted to update parents that the first day of school went extremely well. The most important thing I can say is THANK YOU for trusting us with your students today. I understand how difficult it can be to allow yourself to be vulnerable, but your trust and courage is what will get our communityContinue reading “First Day of School”
Principal Jill Davis breaks down exactly what to expect in an uncertain COVID-19 world while at the Crest Academy in the following resources. For more information on what days will look like in times of COVID-19 view this presentation! Also, watch this video with even more in depth instruction! View a detailed picture of whatContinue reading “Crest Academy Info”
The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) has offered guidance to Public Health and the School districts to develop the procedures to put in place should a positive case be identified within the school. Have questions? Get answers!
August 18th, 2020 Again, I want to thank you for your continued support as we prepare for the coming weeks of returning to in-person learning this Fall. You have received a lot of information recently, so this communication is only going to have a few critical updates that are very important for the start ofContinue reading “Superintendent’s Updates”
August 17, 2020A note from Athletic Director Jim Coscarella: I am happy to announce Salida School District, in cooperation with Tri County MS League, has developed a plan to offer all traditional sports at SMS. Salida Middle School sports will look different this year because of the pandemic. Instead of the traditional fall, winter, andContinue reading “SMS Athletics”
To view Covid specific Procedures view this link. Click this link to view the new letter from Salida Middle School Principal William Wooddell with important information for the first week of school including office hours at 5:00 PM August 18th. Office Hours August 18th at 5pm – https://zoom.us/j/93327608995?pwd=ZGI5bHpLakJKVjBKQXQ1ZFl1MGVpUT09
There is a lot of information that parents need for the upcoming week! Refer here for all the important information about this first week including schedules and protocol to drop off and pick up your students. Follow this link for more info on drop off and pick up locations and watch this video for aContinue reading “Longfellow – Drop Off and Pick Up”
Lunch Menus for LES, SMS, and SHS for the remainder of August!
The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) released updated guidance for detecting, reporting, and responding to cases and outbreaks of COVID-19 in schools and child care settings. Here are some tools they released that can help parents, students, teachers, staff, and schools determine who needs to stay home from school. See the threeContinue reading “Guidance Tools from the CDPHE”