Sheldon ISD

February 11, 2021

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The Sheldon ISD Scoop is an internal newsletter produced by the communications department and designed to share events, news and spotlights for Sheldon ISD employees. To submit a story idea, email Emily Conklin at

Monday, Feb. 15 is a remote workday

So that we can deep clean our buildings and schools, please work remotely on Monday, February 15. Classes resume on Tuesday, February 16.

We are actively monitoring the weather forecast this weekend for the potential of inclement weather. Should the district need to notify employees and families of any changes to the regular school day, a phone call will be made. Please make sure you monitor your email, the district’s website, and/or social media sites (Facebook and Twitter) for any updates. Stay safe!

Nominate a colleague for the CARE Award

Feb. 19 is the deadline to nominate an employee for the CARE Award for exhibiting excellent customer service. Click here to nominate.

Grant applications open for Innovative Teaching Grants

Now is the time to apply for an SISD Education Foundation Innovative Teaching Grant. The deadline is April 1, 2021.

Click here to apply.

Stay home if you are sick!

Help us keep all staff and students safe and well. If you are feeling ill, running fever and/or have cold or flu-like symptoms, stay home and contact your health care provider.

All staff are required to conduct a daily self-screener, including checking your temperature before reporting for onsite work. If you are unable to check your temperature at home, report to the front desk when you arrive onsite. Employees are required to report results according to established procedures using this form.

Follow updates on COVID-19 on Sheldon website

For updates and messages regarding COVID-19, click here.

Upcoming Dates

  • February 15 - Student Holiday (Remote workday)
  • February 16 - Classes resume
  • February 23 - 100th Day of School!

Important Quick Links for Staff

Smart Restart - Return to Work Guide for Employees

The above link contains mandatory agreement forms that must be completed before returning to work.

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