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Thank you!!

Families! I want to simply thank you for your patience, flexibility and support. Technology can take anyone from 0 to 100 with frustration but working as a team always helps in these moments. As we have had internet issues and had to adapt our schedule or change how work is being assigned you have been extremely patient and flexible with us. As we have reached out to you individually we thank you for your support with your scholar and understanding all the different dynamics that are taking place. You are a vital member of this team and will remain so throughout the year!


Monday, September 7th - NO SCHOOL due to Labor Day!


2nd S.T.E.P.P. Advisory Tuesday, September 8th @ 7:00 pm: There are many computer needs and we as a staff want to hear from parents to better serve you. This Tuesday we will be discussing Google Classroom and how to navigate it smoothly for both you and your scholar. See below for the link.


Attendance - Parents, please remember, if your child is going to miss any classes this needs to be communicated to the school in order for them to be excused in our attendance system. We are required to keep attendance in the traditional manner. As we look through attendance we will be reaching out to some parents to discuss why a scholar may be missing all or part of the day. We have noticed an increase of students attending the morning session but not returning to their afternoon session. Emails and phone calls will be taking place.


Meals: Meals will be distributed on TUESDAY this week. There will be 4 day meal packs for both breakfast and lunch available from 11:00 - 1:00. Please drive around back for pick up.


Interims! Yes! Only 2 weeks from now your scholar will be half way through the quarter. Interims will be distributed the week of 9/21/2020


Help Desk: PLA has a help desk to help meet your technology needs. Please see the link below.


Calendar: Attached you will find the school calendar. We will be sure to communicate other important dates weekly

S.T.E.P.P. Advisory

What is S.T.E.P.P? Support Today's Education Parents and Partnership - Lead by Parents


Who is S.T.E.P.P for? All parents/guardians of A+ Arts Academy families


Why S.T.E.P.P.? We want to make sure our families feel comfortable working with technology


When will S.T.E.P.P. take place? See Below!

S.T.E.P.P. Advisory - Google Classroom Needs

Tuesday, Sep. 8th, 7pm

This is an online event.

Jen Rishell is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.


Topic: S.T.E.P.P. Advisory

Time: Aug 25, 2020 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)


Join Zoom Meeting

https://zoom.us/j/4537135913?pwd=UWgyMlcyUG1yZkZVSmFHdmIxQ1FTdz09


Meeting ID: 453 713 5913

Passcode: 5gYet2

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Check out this Community Parent Eevent

Technology Needs and Concerns? (please click below)

Please Watch for Support with Google Classroom!

How to Use Google Classroom (For Parents and Students of A+)

Reminder of Student Expectations for Virtual Learning @ A+ Arts Academy

General Expectations:

- Attend school everyday: Monday thru Friday

- Join your class sessions ON TIME - even early if possible

- Wear your school uniform shirt or color - DO NOT wear pajamas, graphic T-shirts, jerseys, or hoods/scarf

- No food or snacks during class


Virtual Expectations:

- Video must be on so you are visible

- Audio is to be muted - unless teacher permission given to unmute

- No side chat or conversations while in class

- Students may not share or post without teacher permission

- Students may not post any language, images, or music that is

deemed inappropriate by teacher and/or admin

Coming Soon!!

Please begin and/or continue looking through these resources. We will be slowly implementing Blackboard soon. Usernames and Logins will be sent home shortly. Thank you for your patience with this. Learning Together!!

Meet our Staff!