CORRECTON: KINDERGARTEN COHORT B STUDENTS CAN PICK UP SUPPLIES ON FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 11 FROM 1 TO 3 P.M. CHROMEBOOKS WILL BE ISSUED AT A LATER DATE DURING SCHOOL HOURS, DIRECTLY TO STUDENTS. GETTING SUPPLIES WILL PROVIDE THE NECESSARY MATERIALS FOR STUDENTS TO START INSTRUCTION AT HOME ON MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 14.
Virtual Open House videos will be released on 9/10 - the date the open house was scheduled for. These will be prerecorded videos, not live meet and greets. Once the videos have been posted a message will be sent to families. Videos will be different depending on building level.
Message for Cohort B (Thursday and Friday in-person attendance) kindergarten students only If your child is in COHORT B (meaning they will attend in person on Thursdays and Fridays), please come to the field house parking lot to pick up your child’s school supplies and Chromebook on Friday, September 11 from 1 to 3 p.m. The field house is located around the back of the school building on the Wayland campus. Picking up supplies is important so that your child can have the necessary materials to begin their instruction at home on Monday, September 14. AGAIN, THIS IS FOR COHORT B KINDERGARTEN STUDENTS ONLY. Cohort A students will receive their materials and Chromebooks on Monday at school
The first day of school for students is Monday, September 14. This link is to the district's 2020-2021 Instructional Calendar. https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/899576/2020-21_Instructional__Calendar_r.09022020.pdf
Parents: Children should have their own masks/face coverings for school. School will provide masks/face coverings if a child does not have one when they arrive. They will most likely be the disposable style. (This is a clarification as the district has received many inquiries.)
School supplies are being purchased by the school. Families need only to provide sneakers and maybe a backpack. Lockers will not be used in the upper levels for the first few weeks. If you have specific questions regarding supplies/lockers please contact your child's building office.
The information that was sent out yesterday from BOCES regarding CTE schedules was incorrect. WCCS students WILL attend CTE @ BOCES on Monday & Tuesday’s.
This morning an email was sent out to all elementary families that was intended for PreK families. K-4 Elementary families can ignore the email about PreK Programming. We are sorry for the mistake. We know there has been a great deal of communication to keep track of and we are sorry for adding to your inboxes unnecessarily.
Due to recent restrictions to Google Meet, the district is emailing a new link via Zoom for tonight’s virtual meeting for families regarding opening. The meeting officially begins at 8 p.m. However, families can begin logging in at 7:45 p.m. You will need to wait until you are “admitted”. We are sorry for the inconvenience. (WC families will receive the email.)
Typo in this morning's email to families- Registration is closed for the August 19 at 6 p.m. meeting (not July). Registration is now also closed for Monday, August 17th meeting at 6 p.m. Both meetings have reached capacity.
An email was sent out this morning to district families with a link for a virtual Family Information Meeting regarding the reopening of school.
NOTICE: The Parent Information In-Person meeting on August 19th has reached capacity. No more registrations will be accepted. A virtual meeting has been added for Monday, August 17 at 8 p.m. Link will be posted prior to the meeting on the school's website and Facebook pages. Please log on a few minutes early so that every can be "admitted" to the meeting in a timely manner.
Being counted impacts everything! Make sure you've completed the 2020 Census - it maters for your community! https://2020census.gov/en.html?fbclid=IwAR2AJd3srIPZaWm9W8RmnkMHV54GZuTrmhOjuWC45uVkoXbnftJk1ZgYV5s
Take MySchoolBucks with you wherever you go. Get the app to view purchases, add funds, and check balances for meal payments anytime, anywhere! Download Today: https://hssk12.co/2BMN7q1
Families are reminded that if you want your questions to be seen and answered when possible, particularly in regards to the reopening of school, it is best to ask them on the feeds from the news items posted to the districts five Facebook pages. We will do our best to get answers to your questions. Some answers are still being worked out.
If you've had trouble logging into the survey, please check again. We have adjusted some of the settings and hope it has resolved the issues. Today is the last day to submit your responses.
Parents are reminded to complete their surveys regarding feelings/attitudes about returning to school. Survey stays open until Wednesday, July 29. Surveys were emailed to families.
Building Entry Health Survey Form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScYei8yXE98TigtZQ0ZiW627wrZqFCjMZ_FCgOoiYUmgsz3EA/viewform
NYSPHSAA To Delay Fall Sports Start Date & Cancel Fall Championships
REMINDER: The meal disbursement counts will be doubled on Wednesday, July 1st, to accommodate the July 4th holiday and to allow a day off for the meal team on Friday, July 3rd.
Class of 2020 Graduation Ceremony Live Stream: Sunday, June 28 at 1 p.m. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCE0OVARIQ82gqAFCBzxq4ew/featured
Reminder to families: Tomorrow's (5/22) meal distribution will include four days' worth of meals - breakfasts and lunches for Friday, Saturday, Monday and Tuesday in order to accommodate the holiday. Please check for perishable items that require refrigeration. See you Wednesday!
WCCS, County and State COVID-19 resources available at: https://www.wccsk12.org/o/wccs/page/covid-19-updates--35
Families can sign up for the meal service at anytime by emailing email@example.com (for delivery). Meals can also be picked up at St. Joseph's in Wayland and Cohocton Elementary parking lots on M/W/F from 9 to 10 a.m. Delivery available with arrangement. No paperwork,
Having trouble with your child's Chromebook? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Include specific details about issues and contact information.
Don’t forget Chromebook pick up today! See schedule on Wayland or Cohocton Elementary websites.
Interested in supporting your community or favorite health-related professional? Here is a link to make face masks: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S9RWII2-5_4
FROM WIC: Steuben County WIC is operating as usual. Because of COVID-19 more people may be eligible for services. If you are struggling and are a family with children under the age five contact at Amanda Dowdle at email@example.com or call/text (607) 377-4313
The Hornell YMCA has reached out to the district to say they have childcare available from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. M-F. Call Sarah Wood at 607-385-3571.
A Livingston County News article implies that WC is closed on Monday and Tuesday. That is incorrect. The district is open Monday and Tuesday. There will be no school on Wednesday through mid April. (See superintendent's message.) BOCES students should report to school at WC.
Welcome! W-C is pleased to unveil its new website. Over the next few weeks information will continue to be populated. In the meantime, please be patient as we update links and post new items. Be certain to download the APP, available for free. See links on the homepage.
This year’s construction of a new auditorium, along with other facility improvements on the Wayland campus, means a few inconveniences, particularly for those programs that use the auditorium for performances! Visit our website for dates!