Covid-19 HUB

Return to In-Person Instruction Action Plan 

St. Joe’s School, in collaboration with the Diocese of Crookston and other Catholic schools across Minnesota, developed Action Plans in accordance with the COVID-19 Preparedness Guidance: A Path for Students Retrun to School Fall 2020.  This guidance is organized in 4 specific sections; Operational Practices, Health and Wellbeing, Curriculum and Instruction, and Community Relationships.  The complete Action Plan developed by St. Joe’s School can be found above as well as an abridged version.  Below is a short video summary of each section and some highlighted bullets to take note of.  Complete Action Plan is found above.

Section 1:

Operational Practices

Last Updated: 7/29/2020

Action Items:

  • Curb-side drop off of students
  • Health screening process for students
  • Specific changes to open office hours
  • Structure of student cohorts (groupings)
  • Providing feedback on plan

Section 2:

Health and Wellbeing

Last Updated: 7/29/2020

Action Items:

  • Use of face coverings for staff, students, and guests
  • Students bringing waterbottles 

Section 3:

Curriculum and Instruction 

Last Updated: 7/29/2020

Action Items:

  • Providing interventions to students (IEPs, Title I, Barton Reading and Spelling, etc.)
  • Learning from home options and distant learning plans for temporary closure

Section 4:

Community Relations

Last Updated: 7/29/2020

Action Items:

  • Plan for specific school events 
  • Connecting and maintaining communication with external stakeholders

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