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Welcome to the Online Program

We are pleased to welcome you and your student to the Port Townsend Online Program. The Online Program will provide a remote learning option for students who prefer to learn online during the 2021-2022 school year.


This newsletter will provide you some information about getting started online. Additional information will be available at the Virtual Family Night September 1 and sent via email afterwards for families who are unable to attend the virtual session.


We look forward to working with you and your student to make this year a success.

Chromebook and Hotspot Pick-Up: September 2, 2021, 4-6 pm

Chromebooks are available for Online Program students who do not have their own compatible device. Hotspots are also available if your student does not have internet access.


Devices Pick Up

Thursday, September 2, 2021, 4-6 pm


Blue Heron Middle School Office Pick-Up window

Family Information Night

September 1, 6pm

Zoom Link


At the virtual Family Information Night you will meet program staff and learn about the Online Program. We will show you how to get started with Edgenuity and answer questions to help get families and students ready for the first day of online classes September 7.

Edgenuity Accounts

This year the Online Program will be using an online learning platform and curriculum called Edgenuity. Families and students will receive an email when their account is created. Classes will not be visible until the first day of school. At the Family Info Night on September 1, at 6pm we will give an overview of how to use the guardian and student login, including adding additional guardians. If you have multiple students the guardian login will allow you to view all of your students' progress in one place. Each student will have their own login.

High School Course Selection

High School students will be placed in classes that closely match their Port Townsend High School schedule. If additional information is needed or the student is coming from another district school staff will reach out to you. If changes are needed after enrollment reach out to your conferencing Port Townsend School District Teacher.

Daily Student Schedule

One of the best ways to set your student up for success is to build a school day schedule for online learning. The below links have some helpful tips and sample daily schedules.


Schedules for Grades 1-5

Schedules for Grades 6-12

School Supplies

Below are the recommended school supplies for the online courses. Because your student is learning from home it is fine to use supplies you already have around the house. If you need assistance with any supplies please let us know and we can provide any needed materials.


Grade 1-5


Basic Materials List

Colored Pencils

Crayons

Markers

Glue

Scissors

Composition Notebooks (4)

Scotch Tape

Ruler

Pencils

Black Permanent Marker

Highlighters

Watercolor paints

Paint brushes

Blank white paper

Construction Paper


Some additional supplies may be needed for each course.

Grade 1 Grade 2 Grade 3 Grade 4 Grade 5


Elementary Workbooks have been ordered and you will receive an email when they are available for pick up.


Grades 6-12

Basic Materials List

Notebooks

Pencils

Pens

Highlighters.

Non-discrimination statement

Port Townsend School District No. 50 does not discriminate in any programs or activities on the basis of race, creed, religion, color, immigration status, national origin, age, honorably-discharged veteran or military status, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity, marital status, the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal by a person with a disability. The district provides equal access to the Boy Scouts of America and all other designated youth groups listed in Title 36 of the United States Code as a patriotic society. The following employees have been designated to handle questions and complaints of alleged discrimination:


Civil Rights Compliance Coordinator for State Law (RCW 28A.640/28A.642): Amy Khile, 1610 Blaine Street , (360) 379-4603, akhile@ptschools.org


Title IX Officer: Laurie McGinnis, 1610 Blaine Street, (360) 379-4602, lmcginnis@ptschools.org


Section 504/ADA Coordinator: Shelby MacMeekin, 1610 Blaine Street, (360) 379-4366, smacmeekin@ptschools.org

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