Out of an abundance of caution for the safety of our students, staff, and families, and in consultation with the LA Department of Health, Mansfield Elementary and Middle School will shift to virtual-only instruction beginning tomorrow, Thursday, October 22, and return to face-to-face learning on Tuesday, October 27. We have recently noticed an increase in the number of students exhibiting flu-like symptoms and want to take every precaution possible to ensure the safety and health of our students, staff, and families. Thank you for your cooperation and understanding.
Today we start the 2nd 9 Weeks of the 2020-2021 School Year! We know this year has presented many changes and new challenges for students, parents, and teachers a like. However, our Wolverines are rising to the occasion! Keep up the good work!
Fall Break is here! Schools will be closed Monday, October 5th to Friday, October 9th. Students will return for the 2nd 9 Weeks on Monday, October 12th. Have a safe and restful Fall Break!
MMS will be closed on Monday, September 7th, in observance of Labor Day.
REMINDER: There will be no face-to-face instruction for students Thursday or Friday. Students will participate in remote learning only. Due to the likelihood of power outages in the area during the storm, no “new” learning will be introduced. Students should use this time to catch up on missing assignments and study for upcoming tests. Stay safe! #DeSotoStrong
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Shout Out The following students passed an AR test this week: 5th Grade D. Jackson 6th Grade D. Hudson V. Tlatenchi 7th Grade T. Morris 8th Grade S. Hudson Congratulations- Readers are Achievers!
Desoto Parish Transportation Department is excited to continue the use of the Parent Portal Lite App, Edulog, and are grateful for your patience as we begin the process for this school year. The Edulog App start date will be Tuesday, August 25, 2020. Students should come home with parent information that details the step by step instructions. We feel this app will continue to be a great asset to the Transportation Department, students, and parents of Desoto Parish. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to call the Transportation Department (318) 872-2798.
Just a reminder, Superintendent Corley will host another Google Meet tonight at 6:00 PM. District staff will be on the Meet to answer questions you may have in the chat. Join at https://meet.google.com/wfn-itsd-kcv
Students in Middle School & High School will return to campus 4 days per week when the state moves to Phase III. Due to bus capacity and group size restrictions during Phase II, bringing middle & high school students back 4 days per week is not possible. #DeSotoStrong
Virtual Students at all grade levels will continue their current schedule Monday-Friday. Only those students in K-5th grade that are on A/B schedule will return to school 4 days a week, Monday-Thursday, beginning Monday, August 17. Students may switch from Virtual Only into the Hybrid Learning schedule at the end of the 9 week period.
Beginning Monday, August 17th, K-5th Grade Students that are on the Hybrid (A/B) model will report to school 4 days per week, Monday-Thursday. Friday’s will remain virtual only learning days. Our PreK students will attend 5 days a week. Transportation will be provided Monday-Thursday. Parents of Pre-K students will provide transportation on Fridays while all other students are on a 4 day per week schedule.
Second Virtual Supply Pick Up. Greetings Wolverines! There will be another supply distribution for students who are participating in the virtual option who have not already picked up their supplies. Please pick up your supplies on Friday, August 14th from 8:30 AM to 11:00 AM or 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM. Please come to the front door of the school and be prepared to provide the student name and grade.
Virtual Learning Supplies! Parents of students who selected the virtual learning option may pick up school supplies through the Car Pick Up Area on the following dates: Monday August 10th 5th-6th Grade 8:30-11AM and 12:30-2PM Tuesday August 11th 7th and 8th Grade 8:30-11AM and 12:30-2PM Please remain in the car and someone will assist you.
Need A Book To Read? Let's Read to achieve! We have ebooks now available. Just log on to Clever and you will find MyOn. This site has ebooks of all genres and even the daily news. Look forward to seeing all students read.
Chromebook Password Information-The student password is the Student ID Number. If the Student ID begins with a 0, then drop the zero. Example: 01234567 the password would be 1234567.
Tonight, we will host another Google Meet Session with Superintendent Corley and other District Staff. We will spend time answering your questions you may have as we start the new school year. Join us at our next Google Meet. https://meet.google.com/vzy-awbo-cxy
Transportation is working diligently to ensure a smooth start for all of our students. We are pleased to be transporting your children to & from school this year. If your students will be riding the bus & you have not been contacted by a Bus Operator please call 318.872.2798.
Don't forget to join Superintendent Corley on his first of a series of Google Meets this week to discuss the district's Strong Start Plan. Tonight's Google Meet will begin at 7:00 PM. We want to hear from you and address any concerns/questions you may have. #DeSotoStrong