9/24/20 - Los Angeles County Office of Education Clarifies Four Week Requirement for Return to In-person Instruction
9/21/20 - Sports Teams May Begin Conditioning on Hart District Campuses
9/2/20 - The Governing Board Discusses Potential Dates for the Transition to Blended Learning
9/2/20 - Los Angeles County Allows In-person Services for Small Groups of Students with Special Needs
8/28/20 - Governor Newsom Announces a New State-wide Monitoring System
7/17/20 - Governor Newsom Announces Full Online Learning Requirement for all Counties on the COVID-19 Monitoring List
7/15/20 - The Governing Board Votes to Open the School Year with Five Weeks of Full Online Learning
6/30/20 - The Governing Board Chooses Blended Learning for Fall 2020
|1. Comply with LA County Health Order requirements as a means to keep students, staff, and families safe and to minimize the transmission of the COVID-19 virus|
|2. Provide options for parents (either Blended Learning or fully Online models of instruction)|
|3. Bring students back to campus as quickly as it is deemed safe to do so|
|4. Respond flexibly to changes in health orders|
|Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)|
Fully Online Learning Period
Do students have to attend class at their assigned time, or can they do the online-only learning at a time of their choosing?
Students MUST be present during their classes' assigned times. Attendance will be taken daily. Teachers will take attendance in Infinite Campus.
Yes. Teachers have designed lesson plans for online-only learning similar to a traditional class period. During this time, teachers are giving direct instruction, guided instruction, and time for students to practice independently and to ask questions.
How are teachers going to monitor participation during the online-only class?
Similar to a traditional class period, teachers are engaging students to participate. For example, teachers may call upon students to share an answer to a prompt, demonstrate their process for solving a problem, share samples of their writing, etc.
How does my child join or access his/her classes?
Directions and invitations have been sent to your student's Hart District email account.
What if my student forgets their Hart District email password?
For Google password resets, please call 661-259-0033 x777
Who should we contact if my family needs technology assistance?
Please email your school principal, assistant principal, counselor or social worker. Email addresses can be found on the school website.
How can my child get additional support if needed?
Please contact your school counselor if your feel your child needs additional supports.
How does my child make an appointment with his/her counselor?
Counselors have a variety of ways to meet with your child including email, phone, or virtually. Please see your school website for more information.
Will student meals be available during the online-only period?
Grab and go breakfasts and lunches are available to all children 18 years and under at all Hart District schools between the hours of 12:00 pm and 2:00 pm, Monday through Friday. For more information, click here.
What will the schools do to engage students socially?
Teachers are teaching “live” daily and planning activities that build relationships between students. ASBs will be conducting a variety of online activities for students to participate in.
How will mental health services be delivered during online-only learning?
Similar to the closure last year, all mental health services will be delivered via Telehealth.
Can sports teams meet/practice during the online-only learning period?
While schools remain closed to in-person instruction, they may not be used for athletic programs. Athletes can do conditioning and skill-building activities only on an individual basis or with members of their immediate household, not with cohorts of students from different households (no small groups of students, even if outdoors at school).
Will we have Back to School Nights?
We will be holding virtual Back to School Nights on September 1 for all high school and on September 3 for all junior high schools.
Are the school campuses open during the period of online-only learning?
Visitors to the school other than parents of enrolled students will be limited to those who are essential for the school’s operation. Visitors will be by appointment only and are pre-registered in a visitor log that includes a visitor’s name, phone number, and email address. Screening will be conducted before visitors may enter the school. Screening will include a temperature check and check-in concerning cough, shortness of breath or experience of fever and any other symptoms the visitor may be experiencing.
Student and Staff Safety
Populations with Special Needs
Student Meal Service During Fully Online Instruction
Athletics and Extracurriculars
Once we are given clearance to proceed, your athletic coach will contact you about tryout dates.
Where do I turn in my child's athletic paperwork?
Students will turn their athletic paperwork to their coaches once they are allowed to meet in person.
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