Tomorrow's Times: Vol. 1
Introducing our brand-new newsletter: Tomorrow's Times!
The contents of this newsletter contains information to help inform you, our readers, about upcoming events near you and current events to help you stay up to date.
COVID-19 and School
The Texas Education Agency recently stated that schools will be allowed to offer completely virtual learning. With COVID-19 cases skyrocketing in Texas, it's in the communities best interest to protect both their students and teachers.
Plano ISD Back-To-School Feeder Fairs
Plano ISD Back-to-School Fairs are scheduled for the following dates and locations:
East feeder schools: Tuesday, July 28 - Williams High School, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Central feeder schools: Friday, July 31 - Carpenter Middle School, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
West feeder schools: Tuesday, August 4 - Renner Middle School, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
These free community events provide PISD families and students with resources and essentials for a great school year: school supplies, transportation assistance program information, as well as physical and mental health assistance programs.
Staying Safe: COVID-19 Safety
In Texas, there have been over 330,000 positive cases of COVID-19.
With over 41,000 cases in Dallas, TX alone, it's imperative to keep yourself and those around you safe and healthy.
Try your best to social distance
Wear masks in public
Continue to practice hygienic habits
The New York Times. (n.d.). "Texas Coronavirus Map and Case Count." The New York Times, The New York Times, 20 July 2020, www.nytimes.com/interactive/2020/us/texas-coronavirus-cases.html
Smith, Corbett. "Schools Can Now Offer Online-Only Instruction until November, According to New State Guideliness." Dallas News, 20 July 2020, www.dallasnews.com/news/education/2020/07/17/schools-can-now-offer-online-only-instruction-until-november-according-to-new-state-guidelines/.
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