Frequently Asked Questions for the 2021 - 2022 School Year

FAQs for Returning to School 2021-2022


Q: Is school in-person or online, and when does school start?

A: Classes are In-person and the first day of school is August 9, 2021. Check out this flyer


Q: What is the bell schedule for the upcoming school year?

A: Click Here for the 2021-2022 Bell Schedule.


Q: How can I register for the upcoming Parent Information Webinar on July 27?

A: Get more info and register here.


Q: Where can I find the RUSD video about school opening?

A: Click here


Q: Do we have to wear a mask?

A: Yes, everyone must wear a mask at school except during recess and lunch. The only exception is if you have a medical exemption.


Q: Do we have to social distance?

A: It is recommended that all people socially distance if possible based on the setting and space available.


Q: Do I need to turn in my device from last year?

A: Students who were 2nd graders last year will exchange their iPad for a new Chromebook. All other students will keep their iPads or Chromebooks until further notice. All students entering Kindergarten as well as students who are new to our school will be issued a device.


Q: How will the school communicate and provide updates to parents?

A: The school office and teachers regularly communicate to families using ParentSquare.


Q.What is ParentSquare and do I need to use it?

A: ParentSquare is a mobile app that facilitates communication between school and families. Teachers also use ParentSquare to communicate with families throughout the year.

We highly recommend that all parents use it. 

Need more information? Click here


Q. What is Aeries Homelink and do I need to use it?
A: Aeries Homelink is a mobile app that facilitates communication between school and families. This is where you confirm student data, can check attendance and grades (upper elementary).