November 23-December 4
Recent District Communication
- If the application is approved to begin on Monday, November 23, 2020, all students, PreK-12, will be in this required continuous learning model through Friday, December 4, 2020. Our intent at that time will be to transition back to a hybrid learning model if the local health data is consistent with that decision.
- It is important to remember the required continuous learning model is not like the voluntary model followed this past spring, nor is it like the hybrid model asynchronous days.
Westwood Parents and Guardians
No matter the return to learn model, our Westwood school team is committed and prepared to support your students. We have been proactive in discussing, planning, engaging in professional learning, and preparing for students to be in hybrid, all onsite, and in hybrid again. This high level of planning, preparation, and professional learning has been the same proactive process for a transition to remote learning.
Thank you for your continued partnership and trust as our home partnership plays a critical role in student success.
The following information details what to expect from Westwood staff as families prepare for Monday, November 23rd.
Wednesday Asynchronous Learning Expectations
Please continue to have your students access their teachers' resources on asynchronous at home Wednesdays for independent work.
Wednesday Only - Suggested times for asynchronous learning by grade level:
20-25 minutes of reading
15-20 minutes of writing
20-25 minutes of math
25-30 minutes of reading
25-30 minutes of writing
25-30 minutes of math
Smart Tools to Help Students Succeed
If your child qualifies for free or reduced school lunches (NSLP), you could qualify for discounted home internet through Medicom.
Link here to see if you qualify Mediacom
Questions, Comments, Concerns
Westwood Elementary Principal
2920 NW Ninth Street
Ankeny, Iowa 50023
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