District Newsletter

Lynnville-Sully Schools - October 21, 2020

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Message from Shane Ehresman, Superintendent

Lynnville-Sully Families,


Free Breakfast and Lunch Extended

We are pleased to announce that the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) extended free meals for students for the rest of the 2020-2021 school year. The State of Iowa announced that our state will extend the free breakfast and lunch meals for the remainder of the 2020-2021 school year.


Upcoming Dates

Thursday, October 22 - 1 PM Student Early Dismissal for Teacher Professional Development

Friday, October 30 - No School for Students for Teacher Professional Development/Work Day

Monday, November 9 - 1 PM Student Early Dismissal for Parent-Teacher Conferences

  • Conferences times (4:00 - 8:00 pm)

Thursday, November 12 - 1 PM Student Early Dismissal for Parent-Teacher Conferences

  • Conferences times (4:00 - 8:00 pm)
Friday, November 13 - No School for Students & Staff - Teacher Conference Compensation Day


COVID-19 Information (UPDATED WEEKLY)

The information below reflects the total positive cases, and quarantine or isolation numbers in the school district for the week of October 10 - October 16, 2020.


Total Positive Cases of COVID-19 - Week of October 10 - October 16, 2020

Elementary (K-5)

  • Student Total: *less than 6
  • Staff Total: *less than 6

Middle Middle School (6-8)

  • Student Total: *less than 6
  • Staff Total: *less than 6

High School (9-12)

  • Student Total: *less than 6
  • Staff Total: *less than 6


Total in Quarantine or Isolation' - Week of October 10 - October 16, 2020

Elementary (K-5)

  • Student Total: 6
  • Staff Total: *less than 6

Middle Middle School (6-8)

  • Student Total: *less than 6
  • Staff Total: *less than 6

High School (9-12)

  • Student Total: 8
  • Staff Total: 6

* Due to confidentiality guidance outlined by the Iowa Department of Education and Iowa Department of Public Health, any level with less than six cases can not be identified to protect the identity of individual students or staff. Zeros may be shared with the public.


Positivity Rate in Jasper County

The positivity rate for each county located at https://coronavirus.iowa.gov/pages/percent-school-district-positive-analysis As of Wednesday, October 21, 2020, the positivity rate for Jasper County is 7.4%.


Holiday & Musical Apparel Orders

Link to Holiday and Basketball apparel orders: http://www.tig2estore.com/lshawks/default.aspx

  • Holiday apparel ordering period will close 10:00 AM on Monday November 2
  • No late orders will be accepted. Check the school website for order pick up information.

Link to 2020 “Little Mermaid” Musical t-shirt orders: https://www.customink.com/fundraising/ls-high-school-2020-musical?utm_campaign=desktop-post-launch-v3&utm_content=ls-high-school-2020-musical&utm_medium=messaging&utm_source=email


Free Meal Pick-Up for L-S Absent Students

All Lynnville-Sully enrolled students who are absent from school may pick-up a free meal between 11:30 am - 11:40 am at the front entrance of the elementary/middle school. Meals will be brought out to your vehicle. Meals must be ordered by 8:00 am the day of meal pick-up. If your child is absent due to sickness, COVID-19 quarantine, COVID-19 isolation, or any other reason, you may email or call Shelley Vander Molen before the 8:00 am the day of meal pick-up. Email Shelley: vandermolen@lshawks.com or call and leave a message: 641-594-4445 extension 133. The free meal pick-up will be offered through December 31, 2020, or until federal funding is no longer available.


L-S Return to Learn Website:

Link: https://sites.google.com/lshawks.com/lsreturntolearn/home


If you have any questions or suggestions, please give me a call 641-594-4445 extension 103 or send an email: ehresman@lshawks.com


Shane Ehresman, Ed.S.

Superintendent

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