Letter to Parents - Meals and Instructional Plan update for March 15
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March 15, 2020
Dear HEB ISD Families,
We realize the events that have taken place in the last few weeks have presented challenges for everyone. We thank you for your patience and cooperation as we prioritize the safety and well-being of our students and staff.
HEB ISD is closed March 16 – March 27, 2020. All school district events are canceled.
District leadership will reevaluate the potential to reschedule any canceled events.
Meals for Students
Beginning Monday, March 16, HEB ISD will offer free breakfast and lunch for all children, age 18 or younger, at six school sites during the District’s closure. One meal will be provided for each child present. Breakfast will be available from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Lunch will be available from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.
Grab & Go Meals will be served curbside at these locations. Parents and children in the drive-up lanes must remain in their cars while picking up meals. Walk-up service will also be provided for students who do not have transportation available.
Meals will be available Monday – Friday, for any child, 18 or younger, at the following campuses:
- Bellaire Elementary - 501 Bellaire Dr., Hurst, TX 76053
- Midway Park Elementary – 409 N. Ector Dr., Euless, TX 76039
- Oakwood Terrace Elementary – 700 Ranger Road, Euless, TX 76040
- Stonegate Elementary – 900 Bedford Road E., Bedford, TX 76022
- West Hurst Elementary – 501 Precinct Line Road, Hurst 76053
- Hurst Junior High – 500 Harmon Road, Hurst 76053
Instructional Continuity Plan
The Curriculum Department is working to develop a high-quality Instructional Continuity Plan for implementation to begin Monday, March 23rd. We appreciate your patience as we work to provide the best educational opportunities for students.
Kindergarten – grade 2 parents may access Curriculum Corner literacy and math documents developed each 6-weeks by the Family Engagement Department:
Both online and paper versions of instruction are being addressed through the plan.
Check the HEB ISD website (www.hebisd.edu) on Saturday, March 21, 2020, for the District’s Instructional Continuity Plan.
We are planning for both a short-term closure and the potential of a long-term closure.
We are awaiting decisions from TEA on any assessment and accountability changes. This information is expected by Thursday at the latest.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
An FAQ page is being developed for students, families and staff to be posted on the district website in the next week.
We are working with the Texas Education Agency (TEA) and other authorities to determine how this closure will impact the rest of the school year. Thank you in advance for your patience as we work through the details of this process together.