Little Mountain LIONS' PRIDE Vol 11

We Continue to Learn & Grow - February 1, 2021

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PRINCIPAL'S MESSAGE

As we began our second semester of the school year this week, we are planning for the return of students to Little Mountain Elementary. The Mount Vernon School District is adopting a very safe and cautious approach to having students on our elementary campuses. We will start first with a hybrid learning experience for our Kindergarten and First Grade students. They will be attending school in person for either an AM or PM session, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Fridays. The purpose of a morning or afternoon session is to keep class sizes smaller to limit the spread of the COVID-19 virus. Students will engage in asynchronous learning at home for the other half of their day. Wednesdays will continue to have a 9:00 AM Zoom meeting with asynchronous tasks to allow for deep cleaning of our building.


While we remain optimistic about returning to in-person learning for all of our grades, we will be doing this in the safest manner. Continue to look for updates from the School District and from us regarding the district's plan to add more grade levels. As always, please contact me with questions and concerns.

My Best,

Susan Husband

Principal

K-1 FAMILY WEBINAR

You are invited to a Zoom webinar.
When: Feb 4, 2021 06:30 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)
Topic: K-1 Informational Webinar

Please click the link below to join the webinar:
https://mvsd320-org.zoom.us/j/83873643207
Or iPhone one-tap :
US: +12532158782,,83873643207# or +16699006833,,83873643207#
Or Telephone:
Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
US: +1 253 215 8782 or +1 669 900 6833 or +1 346 248 7799 or +1 301 715 8592 or +1 312 626 6799 or +1 646 558 8656
Webinar ID: 838 7364 3207
International numbers available: https://mvsd320-org.zoom.us/u/kfCjJ9epB
Return Protocols Feb. 8 2021 SD 480p

HEALTH ATTESTATION TICKETS

All students must bring a health ticket each day when they are coming to campus. Please watch the video for questions.

Link to Dr. Vivanco's Message about the School District Levy

Link to MVSD Student Health Portal

COMMUNITY RESOURCES

FREE CELL SERVICE

Project 10Million’s Direct to Parent/Guardian program provides internet access to eligible families that have a student enrolled in the National School Lunch program. Approved families receive 100GB of mobile data per year for 5 years and a FREE mobile hotspot, plus the opportunity to purchase devices at a low cost.


  • New and existing T-Mobile (including Metro by T-Mobile and Sprint) as well as Non-T-Mobile customers are eligible to apply.
  • Available to residents of the United States and Puerto Rico.
  • One free T-Mobile hotspot device and 100GB/year data line per household, max one per student.
  • Data service ends when allotment is reached until the yearly renewal date (Additional data passes are available for purchase).
  • May purchase up to five select, at-cost Wi-Fi-only tablets and laptops for use with the hotspot device.

NONDISCRIMINATION

The Mount Vernon School District does not discriminate in employment, programs, or activities on the basis of age, race, color, national origin, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, honorably discharged veteran or military status, or the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability or use of a trained guide dog or service animal by a person with a disability and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. Inquiries regarding compliance and/or grievance procedures may be directed to the District's Title IX/Civil Rights Compliance Coordinator, Bill Nutting, Assistant Superintendent, 124 E. Lawrence Street, Mount Vernon, WA 98273 (360)428-6110; Section 504/ADA Coordinator, Clint Carlton, Director of Special and Support Services, 920 S. Second Street, Mount Vernon, WA 98273, (360)428-6141.