The district has been notified that the state will still proceed with the May 1st State Aid Pupil Verification count. It is from this count that our school and district receive vital state aid funding. Therefore, it is extremely important that we take your student’s attendance on Friday, May 1, 2020.
MacDowell is asking every student to log in to their teachers Google Classroom and comment ‘here’!
There are several other ways that students can be marked present – please make sure that all of your students participates in ONE Of these ways on Friday, May 1st:
- Participate in one of the on-line platforms (Google Classroom, Clever programs such as: Flocabulary, Vocabulary, or Learning A-Z, Edgenuity, ClassDojo, Google Meet etc.)
- Speak to their teacher via phone on May 1, 2020 (Please note: our teachers may be making phone calls to you)
- Send or respond to a district or school email on May 1, 2020
In addition, doing work in the enrichment packets counts for attendance. If your child is working on an enrichment packet, please be sure to email your teacher and let them know. Staff emails can be found at: https://tinyurl.com/Macstaff
Lastly, students who have completed a Chromebook survey and/or contract regarding acquiring a device will be marked present.
Thank you for your attention to this very important matter.
MacDowell Montessori School