We are aware of an internet issue currently impeding student learning and district functions. This is an upstream issue, outside of our network that we are working with our internet service provider to remedy.
Negotiations Meeting This Morning @ 10AM The following link will allow you to watch the live stream of the fifth negotiations meeting with the Ottawa Education Association and the USD 290 Board of Education to revise the Negotiated Agreement for the 2020/21 school year. This is not a meeting in which public participation is allowed, however, it is an open meeting and therefore we wanted to make sure that you have access. https://youtu.be/hyAv5hUr4QI
Tune in Saturday at 9AM for the OHS 2020 Graduation Ceremony! Last names A thru L 9am-Noon Speeches:Class Gift, Britny Hornbuckle, Payton Lee, Principal Kelly Whittaker addresses the Graduates Last names M thru Z 2-5pm Stream: https://youtu.be/K0kTB4Be2A0 KOFO 103.7FM
CANCELLING 1130 PACKET PICKUP DUE TO WEATHER. WE WILL TRY AGAIN AT 3PM.
The regular Board of Education Meeting will be live streamed at 7PM tonight, after the conclusion of the Negotiations Meeting. Click the link below for more information, and links to view both meetings - https://www.usd290.org/article/237749
OHS National Honor Society students will begin offering online tutoring sessions to all students starting tomorrow! Check the following article for the schedule and the links to the online classrooms. https://www.usd290.org/article/235726
The United Way of Franklin County will be partnering with several organizations to provide our students grab-n-go lunches on Friday, April 10th & Friday, April 17th. These are both scheduled days off school. Lunch pick-up will be at the same time & schools where kids are currently picking up lunches. They will not have rural delivery, but will have those free lunches available for the rural students at Sunflower Elementary School. We are appreciative to have a community that cares and is stepping up to provide these services on both Friday, April 10th & Friday, April 17th.
USD290 staff members are standing by, 8AM-4PM M-F to answer your questions! https://covid19.usd290.org Average response time is just over one minute! Need Chromebook help? Need a teacher to contact you? Food Service questions? We are ready! Get answers fast!
PICK UP TIME CORRECTION: Our family letter has incorrect times! The times will remain the same as last week. MONDAYS ONLY: 8:45 - 9:45, 11:30 - 12:30, and 3-4. We no longer have TUESDAY pick up. Please share. We apologize, and thank you for understanding.
In an effort to continue to keep our staff, community, and Board safe via social distancing guidelines, the Board of Education will host a live stream for a special board meeting April 2, 2020, beginning at 12:00 noon. https://youtu.be/YLhgSZvKNfc
If you need a device repair, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with your contact information and a description of the issue. We will coordinate no-contact doorstep pickup and delivery if necessary!
GOOD MORNING BRAVES, today is Monday, March 30th - and Welcome Back to School. Today is Back to School (the home version). Show your school pride and wear your Garfield Brave colors while you work today. We would love to receive pics of you working in your Black and Gold. Send pictures to your teachers, or to Mrs. Schaefer at email@example.com. We would love to share them with the rest of the Brave Family. Be on the look out for our next challenge - hint: I Pledge to you, it will be awesome! Miss you all, and STAY BRAVE!
Our regularly scheduled Board Meeting will be streamed live tonight at 7PM - with significant audio quality improvements! See the attached release from Dr. Ryan Cobbs for more information. https://www.usd290.org/article/217617
The Board of Education Special Meeting tonight at 7PM will be streamed on YouTube Live. In an effort to meet all CDC guidelines we ask that you do not physically attend the meeting. For more information, and the link to the stream, visit https://www.usd290.org/article/214789
Please see the attached release from Superintendent Dr. Ryan Cobbs regarding the joint statement from Governor Kelly and Dr. Randy Watson's. https://5il.co/dvau
COVID-19 Update from Dr. Ryan Cobbs Please click here for the latest information https://www.usd290.org/article/210304
Lunch Menu Change Wednesday menu Ham and Cheese Roll-up Bacon,egg and cheese flatbread Hot dog on a bun Taco Salad Thursday menu Sunbutter and Jelly Chicken Patty Hamburger Steak Chicken Bacon Ranch Salad Friday Menu is Friday menu with no change
There will be no school today - Thursday, February 13th. Stay home, and stay warm!