District News

Proposed Reopening Plan

The proposed reopening plan for Pittsfield schools is linked below.

Pittsfield Schools: Proposed Reopening Plan

The plan will be shared with the Pittsfield School Board on Thursday, August 6. The meeting will start at 5:30 p.m. in the Pittsfield Middle High School cafeteria. The meeting is open to the public and is accessible on Zoom.

Please click the link below to join the webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82051129396?pwd=alJzT2swenhZS00xMjdvV2VSckszUT09
Passcode: 03263

Or Telephone:
Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
US: +1 929 205 6099  or +1 301 715 8592  or +1 312 626 6799  or +1 669 900 6833  or +1 253 215 8782  or +1 346 248 7799
Webinar ID: 820 5112 9396
Passcode: 03263

Feature

Summer Programs

An update on summer programs is below.

  • Drake Field Summer Program – cancelled this summer
  • Extended School Year Programs for Special Needs Students – individual plans are being developed; some on-site programs will be provided; dates for our on-site programs: July 13 to August 6
  • K-Camp – annual program for incoming kindergartners cancelled this summer; an alternative, shorter program for August is being considered; families will be contacted later in the summer
  • PES Summer School – our teachers have made recommendations for students to attend a pre-school-opening summer session; this session is scheduled for August 10 to August 20; our hope is that all our students will be prepared to get a good start to our new school year; information will be provided to families
  • PMHS Competency Recovery Programs – plans being developed for on-site competency recovery programs for students in need; more info will be forthcoming
  • PMHS Summer Academies – cancelled this summer

The district will follow CDC guidelines for on-site programs; more info will follow as planning progresses.

Administration

School Board Meetings

With the relaxing of the governor’s Stay at Home order, the Pittsfield School Board will resume on-site meetings beginning on June 18. The Board will meet at 5:30 p.m. in the PMHS lecture hall with the request that participants follow social distancing guidelines when entering and exiting the meeting as well as during the meeting itself. The School Board is scheduled to meet on  July 16, August 6, and August 20 over the summer months. All School Board meetings start at 5:30 p.m.