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Virtual Orientation, Electronics, Furniture Distribution Scheduled for Public Schools on STT, STJ

Virgin Islands Department of Education

The Virgin Islands Department of Education (DOE) will hold virtual orientation sessions for public school students during the week of Aug. 31 through Sept. 4. Access to orientations on Zoom and Microsoft Teams will be emailed directly to parents and students.

Laptops, MiFi internet devices, desks and chairs will also be distributed during the week. Parents or students picking up these items will undergo a temperature check, be required to wear a face mask or facial covering, and practice social distancing. Rules will be strictly enforced. Parents are also required to sign for the items, which are the property of the V.I. Department of Education, assuming full responsibility for them in the event the items are lost, damaged or stolen.

Special Education Virtual Parent Meeting

A meeting for parents of students receiving special education services will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 3, on the DOE’s Facebook page. Parents and students are urged to tune in to the live, interactive session for important information pertaining to students with special needs. Like or follow Virgin Islands Department of Education on Facebook to access the meeting.

Special Education Virtual Parent Meeting

A meeting for parents of students receiving special education services will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Sept. 3 on the DOE’s Facebook page. Parents and students are urged to tune in to the live, interactive session for important information pertaining to students with special needs. Like or follow Virgin Islands Department of Education on Facebook to access the meeting.

Desk and Chair Distribution Sites (for all St. Thomas schools)

Joseph Gomez Elementary School and Charlotte Amalie High School

Wednesday – Friday, Sept. 2-4

Elementary Schools – 10 a.m. to noon

Middle and High Schools – noon to 2 p.m.

Lockhart Elementary School

Virtual Orientation

Monday, August 31

9 a.m.

Microsoft Teams

MiFi Distribution (on-campus)

Wednesday- Friday, September 2-4

9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Jane E. Tuitt Elementary School

Virtual Orientation

Monday, August 31

5:30 p.m.

Zoom

MiFi Distribution (on-campus)

Wednesday- Friday, September 2-4

9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Bertha C. Boschulte Middle School

Virtual Orientation

Tuesday, September 1

Grades 6 – 8

A pre-recorded video will be shared with parents to view at their leisure

MiFi Distribution (on-campus)

Friday, September 2-4

9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Joseph Gomez Elementary

Virtual Orientation

Wednesday, September 2

9 a.m. to 10 a.m. — 4th Grade

11 a.m. to noon — 2nd Grade

1 p.m. to 2 p.m. — 5th Grade

Zoom

Thursday, September 3

9 a.m. to 10 a.m. — 3rd Grade

11 a.m. to noon — 1st Grade

1 p.m. — Kindergarten

Zoom

MiFi Distribution (on-campus)

Wednesday – Friday, September 2-4

9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Yvonne Milliner-Bowsky Elementary School

Virtual Orientation

Wednesday, September 2

9 a.m. to 10 a.m. — Kindergarten and 1st Grade

11 a.m. to noon — 2nd and 3rd Grade

1 p.m. to 2 p.m. — 4th and 5th Grade

Zoom

Thursday, September 3

9 a.m. to 10 a.m. — Pre-K

Zoom

MiFi Distribution (on-campus)

Wednesday – Friday, September 2-4

9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Addelita Cancryn Intermediate and Junior High School

Virtual Orientation

Thursday, September 3

10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. — 4th – 6th Grades

1 p.m. to 2:30p.m. — 7th – 8th Grades and New Students

Zoom

MiFi Distribution (on-campus)

Wednesday – Friday, September 2-4

9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Ulla F. Muller Elementary School

Virtual Orientation

Thursday, September 3,

A pre-recorded video will be shared with parents to view at their leisure

MiFi Distribution (on-campus)

Wednesday-Friday, September 2-4

9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Julius E. Sprauve School

Virtual Orientation

Thursday, September 3

1 p.m. – Grades K-6th

2 p.m. – Grades 7th and 8th

Zoom

Desk, Chairs, Laptop, MiFi Distribution (on-campus)

Wednesday – Friday, September 2-4

10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Ivanna Eudora Kean High School

Virtual Orientation

Tuesday, September 1

A pre-recorded video will be shared with parents to view at their leisure

MiFi and Laptop Distribution (on-campus) laptops will be distributed [only to students in need, first to 12th graders, and then to 11th, 10th and 9th graders]

Wednesday – Friday, September 2-4

9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Charlotte Amalie High School

Tuesday – Friday, September 1-4

A pre-recorded video will air on the Government Access Channel, the VIDE’s Facebook page, as well as the CAHS Facebook page

MiFi and Laptop Distribution (on-campus) laptops will be distributed only to students in need [first to 12th graders, and then 11th, 10th and 9th graders]

Wednesday – Friday, September 2-4

9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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