Reopening Updates

Reopening Updates

October 19th Update

Reopening Woods ~ A Timeline for Next Steps

Oct. 21st      
Reopening Team reconvenes

A group of teachers and admin will continue to fine-tune the Plans A/B.  (Draft of A/B plans is here.)  Reopening Team members will seek ideas and feedback from division faculty on specific parts of the plan.

Oct. 19th – Nov. 2nd         
Board Communications Committee and Admin Team revise surveys for faculty, families, students


Oct. 22nd – 30th                
Faculty and Admin complete revisions of Plans A/B

November 2nd                  
Plans A/B published to families
Town Hall Meeting to “walk though” plans with Woods Community, 7:00 p.m.

Nov. 4th – 11th                   
New round of surveys to faculty, families, students

A similar set of questions as we have asked before, but will include surveying related to Plan A for elementary families.  This time, faculty survey will link faculty to their primary division and provide a process for faculty to identify specifically if they are unable to return to school under a Plan A or B.  This round will include a survey specific to students.

Friday, Nov. 13th             
Survey results and current COVID metrics to WCS Board

If we are able to obtain more data on the experience of other schools that have reopened under Plan A/B then that will also be included.

Monday, Nov. 16th          
Reopening Team meets to make recommendation

Wednesday, Nov. 18th   
Special Session of WCS Board to consider reopening, 7:00 p.m.

Thursday, Nov. 19th       
Regular November WCS Board meeting, 7:00 p.m.


September 18th Update

At its September meeting, the WCS Board considered what plan (plan B or C) the school should follow after October 2nd.  The Board received a recommendation from the school's Admin Team that we continue with remote instruction for grades 1-12 until Winter Break.  The Board voted 3-2 to accept this recommendation.

The Principal's Board Report is here.

The excerpt that specifically addresses the issue of reopening is here.

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