Haynesfield Updates!

August 2, 2020

Welcome Back!

We want to welcome you to the 2020-2021 school year. Our school family and community have persevered through the last months and we are so excited to welcome you back to school this year in both the Remote Learning and In Person Academic Pathways. Our vision is Strengthening Students, Teachers, and Community, and we are working to create amazing classrooms for both pathways. This year all our students will learn in a re-imagined way. Our staff is committed to teaching our children and supporting parents as we learn together. You will find inspired teaching at Haynesfield and as a result our students will love to learn. Important information for the first days of school are below:

August 6-Virtual Meet and Greet on Microsoft Teams

Students will not report to Haynesfield on Thursday, August 6. Your child’s teacher will send you a welcome email early this week with an invitation to a virtual TEAMS Meet and Greet Q & A session. Please make sure your child’s information is updated in PowerSchool with your email address. We scheduled sessions so you can join meetings for each of your children. Meeting times will be as follows:

1st

8:00-8:20


2nd

8:20-8:40


3rd

8:40-9:00


4th

9:00-9:20


5th

9:20-9:40


6th

9:40-10:00


K

*10:00-10:20 (this time has changed from what was stated in the letter)


Here is a link of a "how to" video on joining a Microsoft Teams meeting from an email invite.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ga64MuSlAxY


You will get a letter from technology that includes important usernames and passwords on the 10th or 11th. Please keep it in a safe place as you may need to refer to this paper until all accounts have synched and you have access.

August 10-14- Reconnect Week

August 10th - 14th:

PreK and Kindergarten Screening Appointments and Device Pick Up More detailed information to come.


August 10th - 11th:

Both Remote pathway and In-person pathway students, will receive a scheduled time to pick up materials from the school. More detailed information to come.


August 25th:

First non-stagger day of PK and Kindergarten

Please help me welcome the following people to our Haynesfield family!


We are committed to communicate with you through our website, Canvas, Teams, BTCS email, Facebook, and Twitter. Please follow us so you know what we are planning. My door and my heart will always be open to you so we can work together to ensure the success of every student we teach. We have high academic expectations and look forward to working with you to meet every goal for our students. Thank you for allowing us to serve your children. We are looking forward to a wonderful new year at Haynesfield!





Sincerely,


Tanika Hardin, M,Ed.

Principal

Haynesfield Elementary School