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Update for Families & Staff | July 21, 2020

Roadmap to Reopening Webinar

Thanks so much to the over 630 families, students, and staff members who were able to join us for our Roadmap to Reopening Webinar with Dr. Travis Bracht, superintendent. In case you missed it -- or want to go back and listen again -- a video of the webinar is included below.

Roadmap to Reopening Webinar | Affton School District

NEW WEBINAR: Roadmap to Reopening Updates

We understand that we're asking our families to make many important decisions this week and want to make sure we provide as much information and opportunities to learn as possible.


NEW FOR FAMILIES AND STAFF: ROADMAP TO REOPENING UPDATE WEBINAR featuring Dr. Bracht, as well as our school principals. We plan to share:

  • what learning will look like at our schools,
  • what we're hearing from our families and staff this week,
  • answers to some frequently asked questions.


WHEN: Thursday, July 23 at 6:30 p.m.

LINK: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85108147481


Once again, we will record the webinar and will share a link to view once available.

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Choose Your Learning Option

This week, families can choose how your student (grades K-12 only) will attend Affton School District by selecting a learning option: In-Person, Online, or Online Plus. Please log in to the Parent Portal and indicate your learning choice and transportation need for each child in your family by July 26, 2020.


  • As a reminder, be sure you are on the Parent Tab. Your email address is your login name, and you can click Forgot Password for it to be sent to you.
  • At the top right of your student dashboard, please change Academic Year to 2020-2021.
  • For assistance with Tyler SIS, please contact sonkle@afftonschools.net.


It’s essential that parents make these choices in a timely manner so we can plan accordingly for teachers, staff, and classroom/course enrollment to support our students. We know these decisions will be challenging, so we’ll do our best to help by providing the details you’ll need to make an informed decision.


Families of returning Affton School District students who do not select an option for each of their students by July 26, 2020, will be automatically enrolled in In-Person Learning and will be opted out of bus transportation.

COVID-19 Helpline

We know you have a lot of questions and appreciate your patience and understanding as we make difficult decisions amidst these unusual and evolving circumstances. We will continue to communicate with you as more is learned and additional decisions are made.


Please reach out with your questions or concerns at info@afftonschools.net or by calling the Affton Schools COVID-19 Helpline at 314-633-5911.