School Closure Schedule & Information

School Closure Schedule & Information
Posted on 2020/03/27
School Closure Schedule & InformationPlease click here for a COVID-19 update pertaining to our school and the district. 


Greetings Thunderbird Community.

In an effort to provide an update, we wanted to share with you important information for the structure of next week. 

Monday, March 30th:
· Teachers will initiate contact with students in all of their classes.
· Students will receive an email, or a text through platforms like Remind 101 or Canvas.
· At this time, teachers will also provide directions for how classes will proceed electronically, which will begin on Tuesday.
· Students will be asked to respond to the teacher contact as a way of taking attendance for the first day.

Class schedule:
· March 30-April 10

Expectations for students:
· Log in to assigned classes, as directed by the teacher.
· Communicate with your teachers, as directed by the teacher.
· Complete the weekly assignments to build your academic skills.
· Take advantage of the provided enrichment resources.

Supports for students:
· For technical support with district-issued computers, call 623 915-8915.
· For academic support, email your teacher.
· For social/emotional support, contact our Social Worker, Ms. Laura Ilardo at 623 915-8924 or laura.ilardo@guhsdaz.org, and/or the following crisis support agencies.

Technology for online learning:
· Students will need access to a computer and the internet to continue learning remotely.
· Students who need a computer can arrange for pick up from the school by contacting Assistant Principal of Operations, Mr. Chris Francis at 623 915-8909.
· Free or low-cost internet service can be arranged by contacting providers here.

Questions/Additional help:
· Contact Principal Paparella at 623 915-8906, or Jeannie.Paparella@guhsdaz.org

Once again, thank you for your patience and flexibility as we work through these challenges together.