Dear Hoover Families,
Hope you are reading this message from the comfort of your home. To enforce social distancing and safety, classes will be cancelled from Monday, March 16, 2020 until at least Friday, April 24, 2020. (If you did not receive a robo-call or an email, please download the YSD app and opt into phone and other notifications so you will receive instant updates.)
The Following are updates and important information:
Please continue to check our website and district website so we can share updated information. We again appreciate all the support. Hoover is an amazing place to work and your safety and our students’ safety is our top priority. Please be safe, keep your distance from others, and be well. We care about you and our HOOVER FAMILY!
RE: OSPI Reopening Guidance Released
Dear YSD Families and Staff,
Thank you for your flexibility as we work to provide a quality education during the COVID-19 global pandemic. I know that the situation has been challenging, and I am thankful for your resourcefulness, dedication, and care for our young learners.
The much-anticipated guidelines for returning to school in the fall were just released by the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI). These recommendations were developed in close collaboration with the state Department of Health and Governor Inslee’s office.
The Yakima School District will thoroughly review the guidelines and work with our leadership team to develop a local reopening guide for our schools. This will be influenced by the state’s recommendations but also may have some unique components. We anticipate sharing this reopening guide with you and with our community the week of July 6.
As you know, this is uncharted territory and there will be some elements of the guide that will need to be worked out along the way. We appreciate your patience as we navigate this process and promise to stay in close communication with you moving forward.
I hope you continue to stay safe and healthy. We will be in touch soon with more information.
Trevor Greene, Superintendent