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First Grade Newsletter
Last Update: July 6, 2020
 
What's Happening:
 

Parents/Guardians and students please look over our Back to School District Protocols

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1tTCkRXpPlkiiqHZNZPhwKNFSR1WA55-K/view

 

As well as our ACS Virtual Learning Family Guide

https://drive.google.com/file/d/10bNqifIQY-0e1ejbH0tDudWQ_pN-Fw0V/view?usp=sharing

 
Our district wide virtual learning survey is due by Friday, July 10th. 
 
Upcoming Dates

 

First Grade & AES School Calendar:
  • Due to the new executive order from our Governor, and after weighing all options, Alcoa City Schools has decided to begin our school year with a 5-day staggered schedule.  System-Wide we will follow this schedule for students.

July 15  -  Teachers Return to School
July 15-22  -  Teacher Professional Work Day
JULY 2  - Begins STAGGER START for 1st and 2nd Grade  STUDENTS WITH LAST NAMES THAT BEGIN WITH LETTERS ON THE FOLLOWING DATES WILL ATTEND SCHOOL ON THAT DAY ONLY. FULL START FOR ALL .STUDENTS BEGIN ON JULY 29TH
- July 22  -  STAGGER START (Students with last names that begin with A - C)
- July 23  -  STAGGER START (Students with last names that begin with D - H)
- July 24  -  STAGGER START (Students with last names that begin with I - P)
- July 27  -  STAGGER START (Students with last names that begin with Q - S)
- July 28  -  STAGGER START (Students with last names that begin with T - Z)
July 29  -  First Day for ALL 1st and 2nd Grade STUDENTS
August 6  -  NO SCHOOL (Teacher Work Day)

August 11  -  FALL PICTURE DAY.

 
 
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