Back to School 2020

General Information

Frequently Asked Questions

What if I haven’t received the commitment form? (07/15/20)

The Learning Option Commitment Form can be completed by logging into SchoolMint.

Is there still a possibility that the District will choose a hybrid model? (07/15/20)

TEA is not allowing a hybrid model for the 2020-21 school year at this time.

When are athletic fees dues and how can they be paid? (07/27/20)

Athletic Fees can be paid now through Rank One Sports.

What will the daily sanitization protocols be? (07/22/20)

All areas including classrooms, administration areas, restrooms, common areas, cafeterias, gymnasiums, athletic areas, etc. will be cleaned, sanitized and disinfected daily by our outside contractor (Mon-Fri).

All areas including classrooms, admin areas, restrooms, common areas, cafeterias, gymnasiums, athletic areas, etc. will be disinfected 3 times per week by Life School facilities staff (Mon, Wed, Fri).

Additional hand sanitizer stations have been added throughout common area hallways and entrances to gymnasiums at all campuses.

Buses will be cleaned and disinfected after each trip and windows will be left open as often as possible for ventilation. Bus drivers will be trained on COVID-19 safety protocols. Each bus will be limited to one student per seat when feasible or two students from the same household to encourage social distancing. Bus drivers will be required to wear masks except when the vehicle is in motion.

All Levels

Will the Remote Learning curriculum mirror the on-campus curriculum? (07/15/20)

Remote Learning will have a separate instructional design but will utilize the same curriculum and grading guidelines as face-to-face instruction. Remote Learning assignments may look different but they will cover the same content and skills as on-campus instruction.

Secondary

What courses are available to my students in Remote Learning? (07/15/20)

The same courses are available in both options.

What are the symptoms parents should be screening for prior to sending their children to school each day? (07/15/20)

Parents should screen their children for: fever or chills, cough, shortness of breath, fatigue, muscle or body aches, headache, new loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting, or diarrhea before attending school each day.

Will teachers and staff be required to report to campus? (07/15/20)

All teachers and staff will be required to report to campus regardless if they are assigned On-campus (Face-to-Face) or participating in Remote Learning.  Students may be remote, but staff may be expected to work from their assigned campus.

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Dr. Brent Wilson - President
Sharon Williams - Secretary
Christopher Clemmons - Treasurer
Dr. Sharon Lee - Board Member
Ruben Martinez - Board Member
Chris Ransbottom - Board Member

LIFE SCHOOL (HOME)

132 East Ovilla Road, Suite A,
Red Oak, TX  75154
P: (469) 850-LIFE(5433)
F: (469)850-5434

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