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Pomeroy Community Meeting - Shared screen with speaker view
nichol klein
09:00
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1y1ZKflLCV0KtE9_sBL1zGIr3t3lFQ_ubnrQoVFf8cRo/edit?usp=sharing
Anna Petrenko
18:12
Are students allowed to walk to school?
Yaretzi
19:30
3 grade?? no school
Anna Petrenko
19:42
Will uniforms be enforced?
Maureen C
20:09
@Anna - free dress (no uniforms)
Ben Thomas
21:30
I have a 2nd grader and a 3rd grader
Norm & Julia
21:38
If we have kids in different grades who need to be dropped off at the same time, do we need to drop them off at their specific spots?
Vicky R
21:53
You will need to drop off each student at their designated grade spot.
Noah Nguyen
22:28
Is inclass attendance mandatory?
Nosheen Gothard
22:40
how about third grade?
Sahana Sasikumar
22:45
Can we opt to online classes?
Sarah Dhar
23:14
yes, you can choose in person learning or to remain in distance learning
Ayan Khasgiwala
23:36
my 2 kids are in classes that will cause my drop them at different times - unless I am allowed to wait at the drop off location - will that be allowed?
karthik
23:37
can we walk to school?
Mychele C
23:46
So it could be get in line by 8ish to ensure 8:15, and it could be that we stay in line for a max of 20/30 min?* things parents need to plan in order to work...
Nosheen Gothard
23:53
3rd grade drop off please 🙏
Amol Prabhune
24:15
For 3rd Graders, the pick up drop off is at the cones ?
Nosheen Gothard
24:29
okay 👌
Vicky R
24:42
3rd graders will be using the drive through in the high school parking lot
Vicky R
24:55
You will receive the link to the maps at the end of the meeting.
Amol Prabhune
25:02
Thanks a lot
Stephanie’s iPhone
25:17
What if I choose not to allow my child to return this year? It is almost over anyway?
Bonnie
25:38
Is the school teacher going to be changed?
Maureen C
26:16
15 min window starts at 8:15 and 8:30 then? So 6th has until 8:30a to arrive?
Vicky R
26:19
Teachers will not be changing.
Bonnie
26:59
What day the back to school gonna happen?
Mychele C
27:16
Can you choose your days?
nate cabada
27:22
is there afterschool on site?
Mychele C
27:37
Right, it is almost over....we all have planned our work, not to mentioned- some of us have lost our jobs due to our kids being off school.And some of us work far or have our year already all set.I know the kids are really wishing to see their friends...perhaps an end of the year.
Mychele C
28:17
4 days for a class-of 32?
Mychele C
29:57
So what happen to the kids from home?Are they keeping with school hrs?
Nona Ticzon
30:00
how will the staff know who to let pass through from orange drop off to green drop off?
Sonny Therawitt
30:42
how about different grades have diff 100% remote login day to reduce traffic?
Jade Hankins
33:21
Will the students have the same teachers?
Vicky R
34:28
The teachers will stay the same.
Kaleeswaran Karuppasamy
35:27
SBAC Tests if want to take remote, do we need to get a Chromebook from School or we can use the laptop at home ?
Mychele C
35:37
What if I change my mind about sending kids later?
Katherine Merino
36:04
How will friday clubs go?
Vicky R
36:38
Friday Club will continue the same as it has been this school year.
Mychele C
36:50
How about choosing days?
siobhan alvarez
36:53
what happens if we move to two when we thought it would be four will they be on zoom the other days?
Maureen C
37:11
@Mychele - she said we don’t get to choose days.
Maureen C
37:31
This is a lot of work for the teachers, so thank you for all your hard work, Pomeroy staff.
Vicky R
37:45
Students will be on Zoom every day with all of the options.
christopher norwood
37:56
Thank you Pomeroy Team for your leadership and offerings.
Sarah Dhar
37:57
Thanks Mychele! :)
Mychele C
38:37
What if, after all the school opening- Virus outbreak happen sending us back to close school? Then what?
Diana Orlando
39:20
Mychele, then we would have to following county rules
Vicky R
39:42
Mrs. Klein is showing the document for how we proceed if there is a case at the school.
Mahesh Mohan
40:27
How do we register for in-person session?
nate cabada
40:40
will the kid be tested weekly??
Vicky R
40:51
There will be a survey sent home on Monday for all families to complete.
Diana Orlando
41:10
Kids and staff tested every other week
Mychele C
41:41
Which type of test? At school or home kit?
Shiv Bade
43:06
Who pays for the testing?
nate cabada
43:07
are all teachers vaccinated??
Stefani Rasmussen
44:00
Not completely. Many teachers have had their first vaccine.
Noah Nguyen
44:01
When does this start?
Vicky R
44:14
It will start April 1.
Maureen C
46:29
Thank you, Pomeroy ~ you’ve gone above and beyond. Grateful to the entire staff for the hours, over time, and tremendous work you’ve put into Distance Learning and returning. Kids say HI!!
Emma Tam
46:44
Ditto!
Diana Orlando
47:10
Thanks ladies
Bernadette Cabada
51:10
the end time says 12am.
Mychele C
51:25
Sorry, I am a bit confused still. Let’s say I choose stay home-online.Do classes for my child (at home) still the same?Now they log in at 8:30 to 2:30.So, yes aside from Wednesday...:) sanity day.
Vicky R
52:12
Recess and lunch times may change slightly depending on your student's grades but in general the schedules are staying the same.
Ms. Hilty
52:17
The schedule will change slightly for all students so the whole class will be on the same schedule
Huma Arain
52:24
Are the parents required to fill in the daily self-screening form on ParentSquare everyday before school?
Linda
52:31
Ms. Klein, How are the teachers trained to react when children fail to physically distance (which they will)? I hope they will not over-react.
Vicky R
52:49
Yes, parents must complete Parent Square daily.
Huma Arain
53:06
Thanks @Vicky
Nosheen Gothard
56:30
Is in-person learning hands-on or online 🤔q
Huma Arain
57:19
How about the safety of staff and teacher's health? I hope all the teachers and staff at MUSD get vaccinated soon if not yet.
Vicky R
57:50
All students will be learning online.
Diana Orlando
57:52
Thanks for worrying about us, Huma!
Vicky R
58:08
Thanks for your concern, Huma!
Mychele C
58:16
Thank you Diana for responding 🥰
Diana Orlando
58:18
Nosheen we are trained to work with students no matter the issue.
Stefani Rasmussen
58:24
@Nosheen- all learning is on zoom
Huma Arain
58:30
your welcome guys, we are all in this together :)
Diana Orlando
58:37
YES!
JULIE MARTINEZ
58:39
What is the maximum number of students that will be allowed back on campus? How are you choosing these students?
Nosheen Gothard
59:22
okay, thanks!
Stefani Rasmussen
01:00:10
@ Huma- thank you
Noah Nguyen
01:00:35
So if we opt out of inclass learning, the online classes will start at the new times?
Diana Orlando
01:01:29
yes
Vicky R
01:01:36
All classes will switch to the new schedules.
Jade Hankins
01:01:41
Will the distance learning students have the 5th day as asynchronous studies too?
Stefani Rasmussen
01:01:41
@ Julie- 10 students max per class/ per day
Noah Nguyen
01:01:47
So kindergarten will start at 10am to 12pm now
Noah Nguyen
01:01:53
On zoom
meera’s iPhone
01:02:15
Will common play structure be open during recess?
Stefani Rasmussen
01:02:19
@ Noah yes. Either in person or zoom
Carolyn Tieu
01:02:54
for Kinder students, will they need to log on Zoom from 8:30 before coming into campus at 10am?
Jennifer Bick (she/her)
01:03:23
The challenge is that becomes a “one way” communication for those students.
Stefani Rasmussen
01:03:30
Yes. 8:30-9:30 is online for all
juan’s iPhone
01:04:12
Do we fill survey for children in all grade levels? Including middle schoolers?
Stefani Rasmussen
01:04:36
Survey is ONLY for POMEROY
Veronica N.
01:04:54
What if initially my child agrees to do in class learning but it does not work out. Can he go back to at home learning?
Stefani Rasmussen
01:04:57
One survey per child needs to be completed
Clarice
01:06:17
can you go over 3rd grade schedule again?
Clarice
01:06:44
8:30am to 11:45am in person and done for the day?
Stefani Rasmussen
01:06:50
Schedules will be shared at the end of this session.
Jade Hankins
01:07:01
Will the distance learning students have the 5th day as asynchronous studies too?
Stefani Rasmussen
01:07:31
Wednesday will remain the same
Abhishek
01:08:34
Can we change to distance learning option after few days of in-person classes?
juan’s iPhone
01:09:13
Will our decision on the survey affect, coming back to school in the fall. If we are 100% back to normal.
Vicky R
01:09:52
This decision does not impact next year.
Vicky R
01:10:10
We are asking you to make a commitment for the remainder of the school year.
Bernadette Cabada
01:10:29
will PE still be happening as of April 1st?
Diana Orlando
01:10:37
Yes
Vicky R
01:10:58
Yes, students will still have PE. Coach Jake will continue to teach on Zoom.
Huma Arain
01:12:41
Its a silly question but during in person school session, will earthquake and fire drills be taking place?
Casey McMurray
01:13:13
What about snacks?
Alvin- Ly
01:13:25
I understand that either in-person or distance learning are all zoom. However, are the teachers doing zoom from home or in-class? If the teachers choose to do zoom from home, will the in-person kids be monitored/directed by another teacher?
Nona Ticzon
01:14:23
Will students be all masked up the entire time while in campus?
EstherY
01:14:35
If my child is sneezing due to allergies, would they have to stay home until it goes away?
Casey McMurray
01:14:35
Thanks!
juan’s iPhone
01:15:04
If we decide to continue stay home. Will their school schedule stay the same?
Vicky R
01:15:32
Everyone's schedule will be changing slightly. We will all be going to the new schedules.
Stefani Rasmussen
01:15:36
The new schedule will begin in April 1 for everyone.
juan’s iPhone
01:16:33
What will stay home schedule be like after April 1
Natasha Nguyen
01:16:40
Before the survey is due?
EstherY
01:17:08
If our child is old enough to walk home by themselves will they be allowed to?
Natasha Nguyen
01:17:35
will we find out before we complete the survey if our children's teacher is not coming back to campus?
Abhishek
01:17:53
Can we change to distance learning option after few days of in-person classes?
Natasha Nguyen
01:17:55
thank you
Abhishek
01:18:42
Thank you
Jade Hankins
01:18:46
For 5th grade, do the in-person students have to join zoom again at 2:00 on Wednesday, or is it just asynchronous time like normal?
juan’s iPhone
01:18:53
Thank you,Pomeroy for this meeting.
Mychele C
01:19:47
Thank you Mrs Klein and all teachers. We absolutely love you 💓♥️ and miss you so much.
Smita’s iPhone
01:19:48
What measures have been taken to keep the classrooms well ventilated?
EstherY
01:20:11
What are the guidelines if there is a large COVID breakout on campus? Is it fully shutdown and cleaned?
Vicky R
01:20:59
The district has a very clear plan for how to handle all outbreaks of any size.
Liluma Bayanzay
01:21:37
Jade Hankins, all grade levels will check in with teachers on Wednesday and the rest of day will be asynchronous. Like it is now :0
EstherY
01:21:37
Mrs Ramirez, that is on their website?
Vicky R
01:22:02
Yes, it is on the website. The plan was approved by the county and state.
EstherY
01:22:17
Thanks!!
Vicky R
01:22:24
You're welcome.
Brayden Xia
01:23:33
Thanks to Pomeroy team!
nate cabada
01:24:08
so temp check every morning??
Nosheen Gothard
01:24:25
thanks 😊 this is very informative.
Jennifer Bick (she/her)
01:24:27
@Nate: you do the temp check.. and report it to us
nate cabada
01:24:34
yes
nate cabada
01:24:57
oh!
Liluma Bayanzay
01:25:00
Thank you Mrs. Klein and to all the teachers :)
Michael Macatangay
01:25:30
How will recess supervision go? Will teachers get a chance to have a break too?
Mychele C
01:25:43
I miss you all so much, I may go to school with the kids 🤣🥰And just hug you all, all day 🤗🤗🤪🤪
Diana Orlando
01:26:00
Miss you too!
Emma Tam
01:26:10
Yes, Pomeroy’s noon supervisors are amazing!
Michael Macatangay
01:26:25
Thank you!
Michelle Tarleton
01:26:25
May I ask if you can show the schedules again please :)
Huma Arain
01:26:27
I know the new schedule was discussed but kindly share the pdf of it too.
Aileen Nathan Abigail Ava
01:27:00
Thank you Pomeroy staff! We appreciation your commitment and dedication to our kids.
Michael Macatangay
01:29:35
Will students have access to the school’s library to check out books?
Diana Orlando
01:30:10
No, but he can borrow from me, Michael!
Vaidehi
01:31:03
Ms. Klein, could you explain the terms synchronous, asynchronous and virtual? Thank you.
Vaidehi
01:31:33
Sorry, Mrs. Klein.
Veronica N.
01:31:46
My son is in kinder. Will the teacher/supervisor help log the student into the chromebook?
Diana Orlando
01:32:17
Synchronous is with the teacher and asynchronous is independent work that students complete
Vicky R
01:32:26
Synchronous is time with the teacher. This can be in person or online. Asynchronous is independent work. Virtual is online work including Zoom.
Trina Lam
01:32:58
When is the school ending?
Jennifer Bick (she/her)
01:33:24
@Trina school ends June 3rd
Stefani Rasmussen
01:33:31
It would be best to have your child knowing how to log themselves in on their own. This will be a skill they need to be learning anyway.
Stan Gee
01:34:12
Hi Pomeroy Teachers! Nice to see you, miss you.Cole’s last year🤣. Gee family’s last year. Thank you for taking care of all my kids!-Annie
Vicky R
01:34:37
We miss you too Annie. I can't believe all of my babies will be done with Pomeroy.
Michelle Tarleton
01:34:47
@vicky r - so the kindergartens just to clarify will only be required to be online learning with the teacher and other youth from 10-12???
Vicky R
01:35:37
10-12 is the whole group time. They will also be online for small groups at other times.
Michael Macatangay
01:36:13
@Ms Orlando, Thanks!
Mychele C
01:36:13
Last question 🙋🏻‍♀️When this is over, can you guys come over for dinner 🥘- we would love ❤️ to shower you all with hugs
Stefani Rasmussen
01:36:20
TK/K still has PE virtually with coach Jake 8:30-9am
Diana Orlando
01:36:33
YES! Mychelle
Maureen C
01:36:46
Thank you!!
Vicky R
01:37:09
Thank you all!
Jennifer Bick (she/her)
01:37:19
Date night with Mrs. Klein!
Ms. Hilty
01:37:34
Thank you families, for being here and being such advocates for your kiddos!
Lisa Samy (she/her/hers)
01:37:39
Thank you, Pomeroy!
Mychele C
01:37:43
Date night my only social activity 🤪
Alvin- Ly
01:37:50
Thank you!!!
Diana Orlando
01:38:00
Same Mychelle
Srivani Vedula
01:38:02
Thank you all
Norm & Julia
01:38:03
Thank you! Good night.
Huma Arain
01:38:07
Thank you all! stay safe and a good night.
Diane Kudela
01:38:09
Thank you!
Smita’s iPhone
01:38:12
Thank you Mrs Klein and all the teachers
Nirmal
01:38:22
Thank you for patiently answering the questions
Ms. Hilty
01:38:26
Hi Sonny!!
Emma Tam
01:38:30
Thank you Pomeroy teachers, lunch supervisors, and staff!
Emily & Isabel
01:38:44
Thank you, Nichol, and all the teachers!
Vicky R
01:39:02
Thank you all for helping us educate your students.
Ms. Hilty
01:39:05
Me!
Ms. Hilty
01:39:09
I’m here!
Nona Ticzon
01:39:22
thank you everyone! see you all soon! will take the day off to come and see you all!