SMS News

March 20

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SMS Covid - 19 Plan

Dear Students, Parents, and Guardians


The decision was made this week to extend the closure of all schools and facilities through Friday, April 3, 2020. Currently, all Sanger ISD campuses and facilities (including all athletic facilities) are closed. Sanger ISD will continue to monitor and evaluate the situation prior to reopening school on Monday, April 6, 2020, and will communicate across all platforms as updates become available.

SISD Covid - 19 Updates

Sanger ISD will post any information provided to parents on this page.

Dr Hunter's March 20 Covid - 19 Update

Important Dates

Monday, March 23, 2020 9:00 AM -7:00 PM @ Sanger Middle School
  • Medications left in the nurse's station needs to be picked up by parents
  • Work for students who reported no internet at home needs to be picked up
  • Ipads left at school can be picked up at this time

Monday, March 30, 2020 (time to be announced)

  • Drop work off and pick up new work (Students who reported no internet at home.)

SMS Distance eLearning Plan

To support our mission to engage, challenge, and inspire all students through innovative learning experiences, Sanger Middle School has designed a plan to provide meaningful eLearning opportunities for your students while they are away from school.


  • Students who reported no internet access need to pick up their work Monday, March 23rd from 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM at Sanger Middle School. This work is expected to be returned the following Monday - time to be announced.


  • Teacher Office Hours 9-11, 2-3
    • Available via email, SchoolStatus, Google Meets
    • Contact made weekly about student progress concerns

  • Delivery Method
    • Canvas (web-based learning management system)
    • Paper Assignments (Students who reported no internet at home.)

  • Teacher Webpage
  • Posted office hours and contact information
  • Posted weekly assignment summary
  • Lesson Structure
    • Core subjects (1 lesson per week - 45 minutes in length)
    • Electives (1 lesson per week - 25 minutes in length)
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Technical Support

Parents need to contact child's teacher for technical support or problems with iPads during the hours of 9-11, 2-3.


CANVAS HELP:


  • Canvas Login: UserName: First.Last Password: Sisd_ _ _ _ _ _ (student ID)


WIFI:


  • Three SISD locations may be used for internet access using the username: SISDGuest and password: GoIndians.
  1. Sanger High School rear parking lot near tennis courts
  2. Sanger Middle School near the flag pole
  3. 6th Grade Center


  • Additional places to access the internet within the Sanger Community
  1. First Baptist Church (available 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
  2. Freedom Life Church
  3. Galilee Baptist Church
  4. Burlap and Barbed Wire Boutique