Frequently Asked Questions

  • We have compiled the most commonly asked questions on this page.  Questions about your student's classes or learning should be directed to yout student's teacher or building administrator. If you have a question that is not answered here, feel free to email questions@OregonSD.org.

Reopening Plans

  • What are the learning options for my student in Semester 2?

Grade 4K-6 Plans

  • What changes can be expected for grade 4K-2 Phased Restart students in semester 2?

  • Will my student’s homeroom teacher change in the second semester?

  • What will the in-person schedule be for Phased Restart students in grades 3-4?

  • What will the in-person schedule be for Phased Restart students in grades 5-6?

  • Why isn’t grade 6 included in the timeline for grades 3-5?

  • How do I know whether my student is assigned to the AM or PM cohort?

  • What will school be like for Phased Restart students when they return in person?

  • What happens if my Phased Restart student needs to quarantine?

Grade 7-12 Plans

  • Why did OSD choose this responsive/flipped educational model for grades 7-12?

  • How does the responsive/flipped model work?

  • Why are there two Phased Restart/In-Person student groups (Group A & B)?

  • Why aren’t all students (Phased Restart and Oregon Online) taught at the same time like some other districts?

  • If I choose Phased Restart for my student in grade 7-12 will they be assigned to a small static cohort like students in K-6?

  • What will change for students when in-person learning is available?

  • What will the in-person schedule be for Phased Restart students in grades 7-8 (Groups A & B)?

  • What will the synchronous schedule be for Oregon Online students (Group C) in grades 7-8?

  • What will the in-person schedule be for Phased Restart students in grades 9-12?

  • What will the synchronous schedule be for Oregon Online students (Group C) in grades 9-12?

  • What will school be like for Phased Restart students when they return in person?

  • How will the online experience for students in Oregon Online change when Phased Restart students phase into in-person learning?

  • What happens if my Phased Restart student needs to quarantine?

Health & Safety Questions

  • What health & safety measures does OSD have in place?

  • When should my student stay home from school?

  • What if there is a positive COVID-19 case in my household between January 4 and the time my student is scheduled to start in-person learning?

  • Are masks required in schools?

  • What kind of mask should my student wear to school?

  • Will students eat at school?

  • How does contact tracing work when there is a positive case?

  • What is the definition of a close contact?

  • How will COVID-19 cases be communicated?

Other

  • What impact will a vaccine have on OSD reopening plans?

  • Why isn’t there a full in person option currently available to students?

  • What could potentially interrupt in-person learning once it begins?

  • What is the role of the Medical Working Group?