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The continued safety, well-being, and success of our students, teachers, staff, and community has always been our top priority as we navigate the complex and evolving coronavirus crisis. To this end, we are updating our reopening plan to begin the school year in a fully online-learning model for all students which will continue through the last week of September. All students in grades 1-12 will begin on August 18, kindergarten students will begin on August 20.
La seguridad continúa, el bienestar, y el éxito de nuestros estudiantes, maestros, empleados, y la comunidad siempre ha sido nuestra prioridad más importante a manera que enfrentamos la compleja y evolucionante crisis del coronavirus. Con este fin, estamos actualizando nuestro plan de reapertura para comenzar este año escolar en un modelo de instrucción completamente en línea para estudiantes hasta finales de septiembre. Hemos actualizado el calendario para que todos los estudiantes en los grados 1-12 comiencen el 18 de agosto, los estudiantes de jardin de infantes comenzarán el 20 de agosto.
December 8-12 was Hour of Code Week at Alpine Elementary. Students, teachers and parents were coding all week long. It was a fantastic event. However, I want to give credit where credit is due. If it were not for our outstanding team of volunteers, we never could have pulled this off! Volunteers did a little of everything. They helped students log on, got kids to and from the Coding Lab, problem-solved with students when the coding got tricky, and kept everyone entertained when the system overloaded. We often talk about how great an event was, or share highlights from a wonderful programming opportunity, but we don't talk often enough about how we got there. So this is my special shout of thanks to the Hour of Code Volunteers!
I want to highlight the work of one volunteer in particular- Mandy Blumreich. Mandy is a programmer, and her company - Salesforce - donated over 40 volunteer hours to our school for the Hour of Code. She helped organize the event, plan the lessons, and recruit other volunteers. In addition, she supported students and teachers in learning about coding, and was an all around cheerleader for the event. I can safely say this event would not have been the success it was without her support!
Thanks to Mandy and all the Hour of Code Volunteers. Alpine staff and students appreciate you!
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Rigorous K-12 Programming that includes STEM at all levels. This initiative aligns and transforms Skyline feeder schools with a STEM focus.
Offering competitive and innovative 21st Century learning through Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics.
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