BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 METHOD:PUBLISH BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART:20200811T223000Z DTEND:20200812T000000Z LOCATION: UID:20210307T190644Zbelmont.k12.ma.us DTSTAMP:20210307T190644Z SUMMARY:Fall Re-Opening 2020 Survey Data DESCRIPTION:School Opening Fall 2020 Superintendent's Bulletin #6 Dear Parents and Guardians: Thank you for your participation and feedback during the School Committee meeting last Thursday and for your survey input over the weekend. We would like to share the survey data (Fall Re-Opening 2020 Survey) we collected so you may review in advance of the School Committee meeting tonight at 6:30 pm.  See link to meeting. We have also received numerous emails over the weekend, some of which we have responded to and others we will address at tonight’s meeting. We are fully respectful and cognizant of the importance of this decision as it will have a significant impact on our families, students, and staff. As such, the rationale for our pivot to a recommendation last Thursday of  a "Phased Plan" was intended to provide time to the School Committee and community for reflection given the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education established an ultimate deadline for a district decisions to be submitted by August 14. Respectfully, John P. Phelan Superintendent of Schools Town of Belmont X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:

School Opening Fall 2020 Superintendent's Bulletin #6

Dear Parents and Guardians:

Thank you for your participation and feedback during the School Committee meeting last Thursday and for your survey input over the weekend.

We would like to share the survey data (Fall Re-Opening 2020 Survey) we collected so you may review in advance of the School Committee meeting tonight at 6:30 pm.  See link to meeting.

We have also received numerous emails over the weekend, some of which we have responded to and others we will address at tonight’s meeting.

We are fully respectful and cognizant of the importance of this decision as it will have a significant impact on our families, students, and staff. As such, the rationale for our pivot to a recommendation last Thursday of  a "Phased Plan" was intended to provide time to the School Committee and community for reflection given the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education established an ultimate deadline for a district decisions to be submitted by August 14.

Respectfully,

John P. Phelan
Superintendent of Schools
Town of Belmont

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