Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Huntsville ISD

COVID-19 Coronavirus Information & Updates

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All Official HISD Parent Communication re: COVID-19 Pandemic (most recent at top)

  • June 30, 2020 @ 8:30 AM - HISD Return to School - Learning Options/Models of Instruction for 2020-2021

  • June 18, 2020 @ 4:30 PM - Huntsville ISD Instructional Planning Survey for Parents/Guardians

  • May 20, 2020 @ 8 PM - End of Year Guidelines & Info

  • May 20, 2020 @ 6 PM - A Message from the Superintendent

  • May 1, 2020 @ 1:15 pm - Update on Grades & Home Access Center (HAC)

  • April 20, 2020 @ 1:30 PM - Update from the Superintendent on Closure & Priorities

  • April 8, 2020 @ 3:45 PM - Important Information for Parents re: Hornet Instruction

  • March 31, 2020 @ 2:50 PM - A Message from the Superintendent - School Closure Extended Thru May 1

  • March 30, 2020 @ 7:00 PM - Important Updates for Families/Change to Bus Meal Delivery

  • March 22, 2020 @ 8:30 PM - Important Updates for Huntsville ISD Families

  • March 17, 2020 @ 8:35 PM Update from the Superintendent Regarding Extended School Closure

  • March 16, 2020 @ 3:30 pm - Update from Superintendent

  • March 13, 2020 A Message from the Superintendent re: School Closure

  • March 12, 2020 Superintendent Message to Huntsville ISD Parents & Staff

  • March 5, 2020 Superintendent Letter to Huntsville ISD families


Child Nutrition During COVID-19 Pandemic

  • Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) announced for June 2020

    Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) provides eligible families with a one-time payment for each child who previously received free or reduced-price meals. Click Here to learn more.

     


    Grab & Go Meals will be provided to Children during COVID-19 Closure

    Huntsville ISD will provide Free Lunch Distribution to ALL Huntsville area Children (ages 0-18 years old) during the COVID-19 Closure.  COVID-19 Closure Meal Service will end on Thursday, May 21, 2020.

    Distribution opportunites are available via the Green Hornet Food Bus as well as CURBISDE at all HISD campuses except Huntsville Intermediate.  Meal sacks will include lunch items for that day as well as breakfast items for the next. 

    Additionally, on TUESDAYS HISD Buses will be delivering multi-meal packs to children.  Starting at 2 PM HISD Buses will follow the regular MORNING ROUTE (stopping at all regular AM & PM stops) with the exception of 4 designated common locations where there will be delivery at a set time. If you are not familiar with HISD Bus routes you should go to one of the common locations listed.  To see schedule with locations and times click link below.      

    Meal Schedule with all Locations & Times. (*Per TDA Rules, the children must be present to be eligible to receive free meals.)


Instructional Opportunities for use during COVID-19 Closure

  • We recognize the importance of continuing your child’s academic progress during this unscheduled break from school. Extended learning resources have been created for use during the COVID-19 school closure. The launch of our Hornet Instructional Opportunities started with Phase 1 - Hornet Instructional Assignments for student review and enrichment followed by Phase 2 - Hornet Instructional Assignments for new instruction and grades taken for assignments beginning the week of April 13.  All online content instruction will take place through our learning management system, Google Classroom.  Links with details for Elementary and Secondary are available at:  https://www.huntsville-isd.org/coronavirus/instruction

    Please frequently check parent/student school emails (check SPAM folder, too) and monitor the district website, teacher webpages and Google Classrooms for updated information as it becomes available throughout the closure. 


Access to Internet & Technology

  • Free Public WiFi Access & Hornet Hotspots

  • Internet Service Providers


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