• Bearcats Best Start

  • What will the day look like at school if my child is learning in-person?

  • What will in-person learning be like?

  • What will remote learning be like?

  • How much time will my child spend on a device if I choose the in-person learning option?

  • What is the best practice if my remote learning student cannot log in at specified times due to my work or family schedule?

  • Does Aledo ISD have enough technology devices to give one to every student to borrow? How do I know if I need to ask to borrow a device from the district for my child?

  • How do I sign up and receive an Aledo ISD device?

  • I have a technology device that we borrowed from the district during the spring, and we no longer need to borrow it. How do I return it?

  • What type of device should I purchase for my child? (Please note that no parent is required to purchase a device. If you do not have a device for your child to use at school and at home, please let the district know when you complete your commitment form, and please see the special note above regarding students in grades Pre-K-2.)

  • If I have a remote learning student, what classes can they come onto campus for?

  • Can my student take his/her AP or pre-AP classes in the remote learning from home model?

  • What about social distancing when the district switches to full 5 days a week?

  • What are the plans for campus orientations, schedule pick-ups, the first day of school, meet-the-teacher, and curriculum nights?

  • As a ESCE/Pre-K/kindergarten parent, what opportunity will I have to help ease the transition with my child?

  • Why did the district choose to use a hybrid schedule the first two-and-a-half weeks?

  • Will the hybrid schedule continue beyond the two-and-a-half weeks?

  • If my child is under the age of 10, will they have to wear a mask?

  • How will wearing face coverings be managed for students, especially young students?

  • Are all campuses on the same hybrid schedule and split alphabetically?

  • Can I change what option of learning I picked for my child after the two-and-a-half week hybrid Bearcats Best Start period?

  • Within my household, I have children with different last names; will they be able to attend school on the same days during the two-and-a-half weeks of hybrid instruction?

  • Are the safety guidelines for the entire school year?

  • If a campus or the district has a closure due to COVID-19 meaning in-person learning is shut down, will remote learning from home also be shut down?

  • If my child gets sick, will they be able to use the remote learning platform while they are out in order to not fall behind?

  • What is a Learning Management System (LMS)?

  • Are my children required to quarantine before coming to school if they have recently traveled?