Aberdeen Schools

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Aberdeen School District No. 5 -- October 30, 2020

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The great 2020 Foodball Procession

Foodball 2020 got off to a great start Friday with a police-escorted vehicle procession through Aberdeen and Hoquiam. Please take a few moments to familiarize yourself with this year's campaign. Our Aberdeen and Hoquiam students have teamed up because your help is needed more than ever.
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Donate to Foodball

You can now donate to Foodball online. Just follow the link to our RevTrack page to support our area food banks. You can also find the link on all of our school web sites.

Watch this!

Talk about jawdropping ...!

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It was storytime in Michelle Weiberg's preschool class a few days ago and a parent captured her preschooler's shock when it was revealed that the mouse in the story Scaredycrow is named Tiny.

Dept. of Health updates Fall Guidance for Schools

The state Department of Health has updated its guidance for schools and the new guidance changes from 5 to 2 the age when children should not wear masks. The updated guidance is provided below in PDF format. The mask guidance is on Page 9.

Parents: Tech support is an email or phone call away

If you are in need of technical support, your school's Learning Resource Center can help!

Congratulations to October Students of the Month

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More yard signs are cropping up all over ASD5. As you can see above, McDermoth Principal Bryan McKinney recently delivered "Student of the Month'" awards for October.

Aberdeen School District Board of Directors

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Next Meeting of the Board

The next meeting of the School Board is scheduled for 5 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 3, via webinar. You can find agenda materials and a link to join the meeting on the asd5 website prior to the meeting. Materials are often posted as early as Friday.

Written public comment is accepted until 3:30 p.m. the day of the meeting. Public comment should be submitted to schoolboard@asd5.org. Comments are shared with the board and become part of the online meeting record.

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Dates to remember

LifeTouch Yearbook and ID Pictures at AHS

From 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Tuesday and Wednesday, Dec. 1-2, at Sam Benn Gym.

This is a socially distanced event. Masks are required on the AHS campus.

Students should enter via Sam Benn Gym and follow all instructions to maintain safety.

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PUD can help with increased costs

In particular, the district has been told that the PUD can help families cover the cost of increased Internet capacity for those who are working from home, and for students to ensure access . See the flyer below and the accompanying application. Don't hesitate to apply.

Staying in touch with Leadership

Elementary School Daily Schedule

Find out when the school day starts and ends -- and when to break for lunch.


The Aberdeen School District does not discriminate in any programs or activities on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity, disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following employees have been designated to handle questions and complaints of alleged discrimination: David Glasier, Title IX Coordinator and Civil rights Compliance Coordinator, 216 North G St., Aberdeen, WA 98520; (360) 538-2222; dglasier@asd5.org; Dr. Richard Bates, Section 504/ADA Coordinator, 216 North G St., Aberdeen, WA 98520; (360) 538-2017; rbates@asd5.org.