PCPS Families: An abundance of information has been shared today in regards to grades, classes, pickups, seniors, and dual enrolled courses. If you have not already read these correspondences, please visit pagek12.org (COVID-19 button at the top) or visit our Page County Public Schools Facebook page for all the latest updates. Thank you and stay safe and healthy. Please share.
A message to students and parents regarding pick ups: Please share.
A Letter from the Superintendent: Please share.
A letter for those students currently in Dual Enrolled Classes. Please share.
A letter to the class of 2020 and their families. Please share. Thank you again for your patience and cooperation during this time.
Please see the attached letter as an update from Page County Public Schools. More updates will be posted as they are received. Thank you for your patience during this time.
Page County Public Schools Community: First, we would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your patience and understanding during these uncertain times. We understand that there are many questions regarding our plans moving forward. We assure you that we are working tirelessly to find a plan that works for everyone. We ask that you allow us the time to absorb the information that was announced by the Governor yesterday, as well as what came from the school board meeting last night. We have a conference call first thing this morning and then meetings following to plan for future steps. As soon as we have a plan ready, we will release the information to the public. Once again, we know there are questions, and we will do everything possible to address them all. Thank you for your support. Please share.
If you are interested in viewing the regular meeting of the Page County School Board scheduled for Monday, March 30, 2020, at 6;30 p.m., please use the link below. This meeting will adhere to the Governor's order of 10 or fewer individuals in attendance. The meeting agenda is attached. Join Zoom Meeting https://us04web.zoom.us/j/910075721 Meeting ID: 910 075 721
This is a message from Page County Public Schools: Following Governor Northam's stay at home order, Page County Public Schools has CANCELED all instructional packet pickup and retrieval of student belongings UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. Students wishing to retrieve personal medication should contact the school to schedule a time to do so. Thank you for your understanding. Please share.
Important Information Regarding Driver's Ed -Behind the Wheel: Because it is impossible to maintain safe social distancing recommendations in vehicles, Page County Public Schools will not be providing behind-the-wheel instruction until safe social distancing recommendations are amended or lifted. Please contact your high school in order to receive a refund if you had previously paid for this service. Thank you and please share.
Update/Correction Quarter 3 report cards will be mailed home on Tuesday, April 14, 2020. Quarter 3 grades will be determined from student work completed through Friday, March 13, 2020. Thank you and please share.
Important Message: Please be sure to check our Covid-19 page daily at pagek12.org for updates, information, and additional resources available for students, staff, and families. Please share.
For those families who may still want to get internet at an affordable price, Comcast is offering a special deal during this time. Check out the link for qualifications for the service. https://www.internetessentials.com/covid19
Message Regarding Review Assignments for Students With Online Access: For those students with online access the materials for review are now available. You can find the link on our main PCPS web page at pagek12.org and go to the Covid-19 page (click on Review Materials for Students With Online Access) select your school, and then teachers/grades etc. The link is also listed below for your access. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1__joGR1_awGIxCVTRYqyzv7NJTqaZyagcnoyjUqJEDc/edit?fbclid=IwAR3dAcp28n1Z0BZsG9ObekjIl_SHYdeRDkva4qMG2r6at8ovPcVEBX8QhxY
Quarter 3 report cards will be mailed home on Tuesday, April 7, 2020. Quarter 3 grades will be determined from student work completed through Friday, March 13, 2020. Information regarding Quarter 4 grades, and end of the year report cards, will be coming soon. Please share.
Announcement regarding buildings and facility usage: At this time,all Page County Public Schools school buildings and facilities are closed through Thursday, April 30, 2020. We will reevaluate outside requests for facility use for the remainder of the school year at a later date.
Important Message Regarding Testing: SOL tests are expected to be canceled this year. The Virginia Department of Education is preparing an application for the testing waiver from the U.S. Department of Education. Please share.
PCPS Facebook Family: Please be sure to check on our webpage (pagek12.org) and/or Facebook pages (Don't depend on the algorithms of Facebook).An abundance of necessary information is being posted as decisions are made. Stay up to date about the coming weeks.Please share and stay safe.
IMPORTANT MESSAGE REGARDING THOSE STUDENTS CURRENTLY ENROLLED IN ADVANCED PLACEMENT CLASSES: Advanced Placement (AP) exams will still take place, but with a lot of changes. Students - here's what you need to know: Shorter: Exams will be only 45 minutes long (vs. 3 hours normally) No multiple choice! The exam will be entirely comprised of free response questions (FRQs). Limited Content: Exams will NOT include any content typically covered after early March. Online: Exams can be taken online and will not be face-to-face. 2 exam dates: One in May one later (TBD). Students can decide if they want to test while the material is fresh or wait to give themselves extra study time. College Credit Intact: Colleges are on board with this exam approach, and there's precedent for them accepting shorter exams in emergencies. Please share.
Announcement for students who have school-issued library books: (All Grades) Students are asked to return school-issued library books on March 31 or April 1, 2020. Schools will be open for drop-off of these items from 8:00 - 11:00 a.m. and from 4:00 - 7:00 p.m.