Reopening Schools Update
From the Sherwood School District
March 11, 2021
Secondary Return to In-Person Instruction Dates
As you may know, last night our Board of Directors met -- in a Work Session and a Regular Meeting -- to review and approve dates associated with the return to in-person instruction plans for our middle and high school levels. The Work Session can be viewed here, and the Regular Meeting can be viewed here. For details on the approved plans at each level, please see the information below.
Middle School Return to In-Person Instruction
At the middle school level, there will be no school March 29-April 2, as staff participate in professional development to prepare for the transition to Hybrid In-Person Instruction. Students will transition to Hybrid In-Person Instruction beginning April 5, starting with a week of orientation days. Each grade level will have an opportunity to attend an orientation day as their first day of school, separated by cohorts. The schedule of orientations will be:
In addition, conferences originally scheduled for April 15 and 16 at the middle school level will be cancelled, with outreach to families occurring instead during the transition weeks leading up to the start of school.
Please watch for additional details from Sherwood Middle School regarding cohort assignments and orientation plans.
High School Return to In-Person Instruction
At the high school level, individual orientations for each grade level will be held in conjunction with Quarter 3 finals week, according to the following schedule:
Following these orientations for all grades, there will be a Grading Day (no school) on Monday, April 19. Cohort rotations for Hybrid In-Person Instruction on a full-day schedule will begin on Tuesday, April 20. The opening week schedule will be as follows: