Friday, March 13, 2020

Dear Frontier School Family:

Due to the nature of the current COVID-19 virus pandemic, we are taking steps to prevent the spread of the virus to our community.

Starting at midnight on Friday, March 13, 2020, no one will be allowed into Frontier Jr.-Sr. High or Frontier Elementary school buildings.  The buildings will remain closed until 7:00 AM on Tuesday, March 17, 2020. The school buildings will be thoroughly cleaned Tuesday, March 17, 2020 through Friday, March 20, 2020.

Therefore, students will not attend school starting Monday, March 16, 2020 through Friday, March 20, 2020.  Spring Break will continue as scheduled Monday, March 23, 2020 through Friday, March 27, 2020.  On Monday, March 30, 2020 school will not in session.  At that time, administration will re-evaluate the situation and determine when school can resume.

The Indiana Department of Education has waived up to twenty (20) of the compulsory one hundred eighty school days.  E-Learning days are being used to offset the use of the twenty (20) days in the event this unprecedented situation continues into the future.  Frontier School Corporation will conduct E-Learning on Tuesday, March 17, 2020, Wednesday, March 18, 2020 and Thursday, March 19, 2020. Monday, March 16, 2020, Friday, March 20, 2020, and Monday, March 30, 2020 will be used as waiver days as allowed.

Should you have questions about your child’s E-Learning, please contact your child’s teacher.

Students who take prescribed medication at school had the medication sent home with the student at the end of the school day on Friday, March 13, 2020.