Reimagine Learning 2020-21 FAQs


  • Please check back regularly - we will be adding questions & answers to this page as plans develop.
  • When will school start for the 2020-21 school year?

  • In what ways does the AAPS Virtual Instructional model differ from the remote learning students experienced during mid-March - June last spring?

  • What is the daily schedule in the AAPS Virtual Instructional model for Fall, 2020?

  • What rationale was used to make the decision to begin with fully virtual learning?

  • What data will be used to determine whether the AAPS is on a fully virtual, hybrid, or in-person learning delivery?

  • How and when may students, staff, and parents anticipate the transition to in-person learning in the AAPS?

  • When data indicate that a return to in-person school may begin, how will the transition to in-person learning occur in the AAPS?

  • What support structures are being put in place to support students and families who are most in need during virtual learning in the AAPS?

  • How will students be identified for a Connections+ support group?

  • How will parents and students have an opportunity to share input and feedback on the AAPS Reimagine Learning Plan?

  • What are the options for parents and students to consider for learning during the 2020-21 school year?

HS Daily Schedule & Semester FAQs

  • What has changed with HS daily schedules and school-year calendars?

  • What factors were considered in creating a common daily schedule and school-year calendar for all five high schools?

  • What is the daily schedule?

  • What school year calendars were considered? Why semesters?

  • Will students have room for elective choices in their schedules?

  • What is happening with fall sports for high school and middle school? Marching band?

Middle School FAQs

  • What factors were considered in creating a common daily schedule and school-year calendar for the middle schools?

  • What is the daily middle school schedule?

  • Will middle school still have an advisory for students?

  • Why did the middle school move to a block schedule?

  • Will the middle school schedule have my child on a screen the entire school day?

  • If I sign up for A2 Student Link can I change it if students return back to school?

  • If I choose A2 Classroom Connect and I'm not comfortable sending my child back to school, will I be forced to send him/her in person?

  • When some middle school students of the A2 Classroom Connect group return to the classroom, will the remaining students participate virtually in the classroom sessions?