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UPDATED Return to School Guide for Families and Students Released!

It's time to welcome students back to our campuses! Next Monday (10/26/20), elementary school will return to school sites in a hybrid AM/PM learning model. Middle school students will return the following Monday (11/2/20) also in a hybrid AM/PM learning model. As families and students prepare for this return, HBCSD has just released an UPDATED Return to School Guide for Families and Students. Please click on "Read Full Story" to access the document or go to the "Reopening 20-21" page to access all updates.
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HBCSD is excited to welcome students back to our campuses on Monday, October 26, 2020 for elementary school students and on Monday, November 2, 2020 for middle school students. The district has released a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) document that covers COVID-19 Health Guidelines, Practices, and Responsibilities to help families prepare for the safe return to schools.

In the "Health Practices" section, the district provides an update to the student face mask policy. The CDC advises that the use of face masks, when worn properly, has proven to be the best practice to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. As such, it is mandatory that all HBCSD students, in all grade levels (TK-8th), wear a face mask while on campus during in-person learning.

Please click on "Read Full Story" to access the full document.
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Canvas for Parents

We have added a parent resource page to assist parents navigate Canvas and support their child. Click on the title "Canvas for Parents" to link to the resource page.
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Reopening School Update #7

On Tuesday, October 6, 2020, the HBCSD Board of Trustees accepted the District’s Phase 2 Return to School Plan to physically return students to campus under the current COVID-19 restrictions. HBCSD’s Phase 2 Plan provides for reduced class size and in-person student instruction, four days a week, in either a morning (AM) or afternoon (PM) format. Students will be able to return to HBCSD campuses, that meet or exceed California's Department of Public Health's COVID-19 guidance for safe schools, on the following schedule:
October 19, 2020 - Transitional Kindergarten - 5th Grade, Special Education Day Class students
October 26, 2020 Transitional Kindergarten - 5th Grade, General Education students
November 2, 2020 - Grades 6-8 General Education/Special Day Class students
Please click "Read Full Story" to view the presentation.
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Reopening School Update

At the HBCSD's September 22, 2020 Special Board meeting, Interim Superintendent Magnuson provided an update on the District's Phase 2 Reopening Plan laying the framework for the necessary steps to reopen schools by the target date of October 26, 2020. Please click on "Read Full Story" for more details.
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