District Update

September 11, 2020

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Parents, Staff and Community,

As the school year progresses, we know you may continue to have questions about the 2020-2021 academic year! We understand, and we are dedicated to being authentic, informative and providing you the best answers we have, as soon as we have them. Keep up with updates on our website at go.pittschools.org or through our social media on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. We'll post regular updates and do our best to keep you informed along the way. Together, we are Pitt County Schools Strong!

Happy FRIDAY, PCS! Need a weekend read?

FREE ebooks and audiobooks are available for PCS staff and students. Our Digital Learning and Media Team has compiled an exhaustive list of books, books, and more books just for YOU.

DIGITAL TEACHING AND LEARNING RESOURCES AVAILABLE

With one month of school completed (and even more for Early College Students), we want to continue to make sure you have the technical support, information and resources you may need to teach or to support virtual learners. Rich resources are available for Teachers and Parents in a variety of forms. Click here or on the photo below to access our PCS Digital Teaching and Learning resource page.

Interview with PCS Technology Leaders

Our partners at Parents for Public Schools of Pitt County sat down with PCS Technology and Digital Learning leaders across the district. Watch the video interview below for the answers to your questions about iPad and Chromebook distribution, technology agreements and fees, PCS tech support hours, digital ebooks and audiobooks available to PCS staff and students and so much more. Parent/Teacher tips and even a tutorial on how to navigate the PCS web page to find digital resources is included, as six TECH leaders share what they do and how they want to help YOU!
Q and A with PCS TECH leaders

Need direct help? Click below for PCS TECH Support

BUS DELIVERY IS BACK! CURBSIDE meals offered DAILY

Starting Monday, September 14, both curbside meal pickup and bus meal delivery will be offered daily to ENROLLED PCS students. Students will receive the current day's lunch and the next day's breakfast.


Click on the appropriate link below to order meals BY BUS for each student by 3pm every Wednesday for the following week. Please have your PowerSchool student ID number ready to choose meals. By ordering, you will be helping us plan bus routes for the following week to ensure as many students as possible can receive meals. (Note: Please indicate who will be picking up the meal if other than parent/child.)


ORDER BY 3PM FOR THE FOLLOWING WEEK'S BUS DELIVERY!

UPDATED CALENDAR-VIRTUAL DAYS ADDED

Click below for the most updated TRADITIONAL SCHOOL A/B week calendar that now includes 9 remote learning days, Mondays, beginning on September 14th, and extending through November 16th. Look for the days now indicated in black for the changes. This calendar applies only to our traditional schools (excludes Early Colleges).

Looking for COVID reporting? Click on the button below:

What State Guidelines are We Following? Click Here

Click for State Guidance: SCHOOL OPERATIONS

We are following guidelines passed down to us at the state level. What are those guidelines? Click here, as this document answers even more questions about health screenings, temperature checks, transportation and more!

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Pitt County Schools

Pitt County Schools is a 38-school, public system proudly serving the Pitt County area. Our mission is to ensure that all students are provided a rigorous and personalized education that prepares them for the ever-changing challenges of the 21st century. Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, we have continued as a strong system with strong leaders who care about the strength of our students, our staff, our parents and our community. We are Pitt County Schools Strong!