Assuming the county’s data continues trending in a positive direction for 14 consecutive days, IUSD schools will reopen for in-person instruction, for those who selected an in-person academic model, September 24-25. September 21 and 22 will be staff development/non-student days.
September is Emergency Preparedness Month and IUSD would like to remind our community about the importance of being prepared for emergencies. Included is information about IUSD's planning and tips from the Irvine Police Department and the Orange County Fire Authority.
The Orange County Health Care Agency announced that although county coronavirus rates continue to drop, the California Department of Public Health has moved the September 8 start date so that OC schools could be in a position to reopen for in-person instruction starting September 22, as long as the downward trend in coronavirus rates continues.
IUSD schools will communicate detailed information about Chromebook pickups directly with families. Chromebooks will be checked out from students’ neighborhood/assigned schools, including students who are enrolled in the IUSD Virtual Academy.
IUSD’s Nutrition Services is serving daily grab-and-go meals at all school sites. Meals are available for purchase or as part of the free and reduced meal program for students who qualify. Please see this article for more information, including meal pick-ups and community resources.
Technology in the Classrooms, presented at the 2019 State of the District, showcases the innovative ways teachers are utilizing specific technology for their students, in order to enhance their learning.