Greenback Family, We revisited our gating criteria with the Pratt County Health Department and I want to relay the background and our thinking. Our primary goal is to avoid . . .
Click for video Greenback Family, We are five weeks into school and we are happy to be in school and participating in activities. We know that can change. In fact, we had our second . . .
Greenback Family, We were informed by the Health Department of our first student testing positive for COVID-19. I want to take this opportunity to explain our process. Under our COVID tab, we have a . . .
Greenback Family, School is just about here! I see and hear a lot of excitement from kids to get back to school. Our middle school and high school athletes are already back and working . . .
July 31 Video Update Greenback Family, I want to address a controversial topic—facemasks—and give our parents insight into our planning. A link for a parent survey (parents . . .
24 July 2020 Greenback Family, I want to update you on some important developments for our schools. I know there is healthy debate about the right way forward in this pandemic but . . .
15 July 2020 Greenback Family, This is an update regarding the Governor’s Executive Order to delay the start of school until September 8 th . We will review our school calendar and . . .
6 July 2020 Greenback Family, I have two updates for you regarding our protocols in response to the pandemic. First, from our survey of families we know we have a significant . . .
27 June 2020 Greenback Family, Here are guidelines on contact tracing per the Pratt County Health Department. 1. First Degree Contact of a Known Exposure: First degree contact . . .
27 June 2020 Greenback Family, Here is a transcript of the phone call regarding a COVID-19 contact that was messaged today. “Hello, this is a message regarding . . .
Link to video message 29 May 2020 Greenback Family, As summer begins, we continue to work on preparations for our next school year. I want to give you some insight into our . . .
06 April 2020 Greenback Family, We are one week into our Continuous Learning Plan—our approach for this final quarter—and I want to touch base with our parents. At this stage, many . . .
31 March 2020 Greenback Family, Per the press release from the Pratt County Health Department, Pratt has its first confirmed COVID-19 case. We have understood that we would eventually see . . .
30 March 2020 Greenback Family, Today we had a Special Board Meeting for the purpose of approving our Continuous Learning Plan (CLP). If you are bored with binging Netflix, you can watch a . . .
29 March 2020 Greenback Family, After consulting with the Kansas State Department of Education (KSDE), Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE), and our county emergency management . . .
28 March 2020 Greenback Family, Governor Kelly issued a Stay-At-Home Order for all KS counties, effective Monday at 12:01 am. As with previous orders for specific counties, “essential . . .
25 March 2020 Greenback Family, This an update of food drop-off locations and times because we are adding two sites and changing some times to accommodate the additional sites. There is also . . .
24 March 2020 Greenback Family, Teachers are busy developing plans specific to their grade level and subject. Please look for a phone call from your child’s teacher as we assess needs . . .
Video Update from Tony Helfrich, USD 382 Superintendent https://boxcast.tv/view/march-23-824818
22 March 2020 Greenback Family, First, this is a reminder that we do not have school for students this week, March 23-27, due to our preparations regarding the COVID-19 health crisis. Teachers . . .
19 March 2020 Greenback Family, I thank everyone for their patience as we adapt to changes in our routine…and changes to the changes. I want to thank our . . .
18 March 2020 Greenback Family, With our COVID-19 health crisis, I know the landscape is changing fast and that contributes to an uneasy, anxious feeling. I’m sure we all fall into one . . .
16 March 2020 Greenback Family, We have decided to make a school closure for March 23-27 in order to protect student and community safety and make detailed preparations for how we will help keep our . . .