Frequently Asked Questions

  • Will SPS start school on Aug. 24?

  • How does the In-Person option work?

  • How does the Virtual Learning option work?

  • How do I choose the option I want for my child?

  • Will my child have to wear a mask at school?

  • Are there exceptions to wearing masks?

  • What online platform will Virtual students use?

  • Can high school students participate in co-curricular activities like band, choir or debate, if they choose the Virtual option?

  • How will Special Education services be provided to my child?

  • If I choose the In-Person option and my children have different last names, can they all be assigned to the same group?

  • What happens if someone at school tests positive for COVID-19?

  • What should I do if my child exhibits symptoms?

  • What procedures has SPS implemented to clean and sanitize schools?

  • What is being done to ensure appropriate social distancing at school?

  • What can I do to keep myself and my family healthy?

  • Will bus transportation be provided to eligible students?

  • What safety measures will be in place on buses?

  • How will I find out if there has been an exposure or closure at my child’s school?

  • Can I change my mind about my my child’s selected mode of learning?

  • Where can I find more information?