OCS Digital Learner News

A weekly newsletter for DL Families - March 5, 2021

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ELOST VI Information

ELOST VI early voting ends in just one week at the Oconee Civic Center! If passed, building projects would directly impact eight existing schools. For more information on ELOST VI – including a new FAQ document – please visit oconeeschools.org/ELOST.

DL Packet Materials for Quarter 4

Each elementary school will host a Digital Learning Packet Pickup on Friday, March 5, 2021 from 10:30-11:00am and again on Monday, March 8, 2021 from 9:00-9:30am to distribute materials for Quarter 4. Parents, please plan to attend one of these pickup events to receive the necessary materials for your student.

  • Students in grades K-3 will need to pick up packets for ELA and Mathematics.
  • Students in grade 5 will need to pick up packets ONLY for Social Studies.
  • Students in grades 4-5 may who requested packets for ELA and Mathematics.

Meet the Teacher Event for DL Students Returning to In-Person Instruction

There will be a Meet the Teacher Event for those digital learning students who are returning to in-person instruction on Monday, March 8, 2021 from 2:00-2:30pm. Please call your student's home school for more information.

Technology Tip

Uploading Assignment Pictures in Accelerate Education: Some assignments are not typed or saved to a computer. Some assignments require you to handwrite answers, draw/create a model or project that cannot be uploaded directly. Follow the steps below to take a picture of the item using tools built into the assignment box in Accelerate.


Student "Shoutouts"

Important Dates

  • End of Q3 - Mar 5
  • Q4 Packet Pickup - Mar 5 from 10:30-11:00am at Your Student's Home School
  • Teacher Workday - Mar 8
  • Q4 Packet Pickup - Mar 8 from 9:00-9:30am at Your Student's Home School
  • Meet the Teacher for Students Returning In Person for Q4 - Mar 8 from 2:00-2:30pm
  • Q3 Report Cards - Mar 12
  • ELOST VI Vote - Mar 16
  • Spring Break - Apr 5-9

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