Christina Reeves, along with children Jesse, 12, and Alorrah, 8, pick up a computer at Sequim Middle School on Sept. 1. School starts for almost 2,800 Sequim students (estimated) today, Sept. 2, but with COVID-19 restrictions those students are, for the first time, starting the academic remotely. See www.sequimschools.org for more about each school’s opening plans, including videos from school administrators. Sequim Gazette photo by Michael Dashiell

Christina Reeves, along with children Jesse, 12, and Alorrah, 8, pick up a computer at Sequim Middle School on Sept. 1. School starts for almost 2,800 Sequim students (estimated) today, Sept. 2, but with COVID-19 restrictions those students are, for the first time, starting the academic remotely. See www.sequimschools.org for more about each school’s opening plans, including videos from school administrators. Sequim Gazette photo by Michael Dashiell

Extraordinary start to school year

School starts for almost 2,800 Sequim students (estimated) today, Sept. 2, but with COVID-19 restrictions those students are, for the first time, starting the academic remotely.

Sequim’s elementary schools host curbside pickups for curriculum materials today, Sept. 2: At Helen Haller Elementary School, 350 W. Fir St., pick-up is 8-9 a.m. for kindergartners, 9:15-10:15 for first-graders, 10:30-11:30 for second graders, 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. for third-graders, 1-2 p.m. for fourth-graders and 1:15-3:15 p.m. for fifth-graders. At Greywolf Elemtnary School, 171 Carlsborg Road, pickup is from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. or 4-6 p.m. for all students in grades 1-5.

Sequim High School is also hosting a curbside drive-through for students to pick up hard copies of how to access Canvas, the district’s online learning tool. SHS pickup is by last name (10-10:30 a.m. for students A-B; 10:30-11 a.m. for C-F; 11-11:30 a.m. for G-I; 11:30-noon for J-L; 1-1:30 p.m. for M-N; 1:30-2 p.m. for O-R, 2-2:30 p.m. for S-Z, and 6-7 p.m. for all students).

Sequim Middle School will host a material pick-up on Sept. 9, as staff and faculty want to make sure they have all necessary materials the students need. More information on specific timing will be released soon, said Principal Mark Harris.

See www.sequimschools.org for more about each school’s opening plans, including videos from school administrators.

More in News

x
School board votes to keep superintendent through June 2022

Three weeks after selecting a search firm to find its next superintendent,… Continue reading

x
Sequim hosts Dose 1 clinic on March 11; registration opens tomorrow

The Jamestown Family Health Clinic hosts a Dose 1 COVID vaccination drive-through… Continue reading

Curbside alcohol service proposed for extension

By Joseph Claypoole WNPA News Service People will continue to be able… Continue reading

Clallam, Jefferson officials encourage any of three COVID-19 vaccines

Both North Olympic Peninsula counties remained clear of new COVID-19 cases Monday,March… Continue reading

Weekend clinic provides Pfizer vaccinations

Nearly 1,800 Clallam County residents received a dose of the Pfizer vaccine… Continue reading

House approves ban on certain police use-of-force tactics

By Sydney Brown WNPA News Service A ban on the use of… Continue reading

House legislators approve clean fuels bill

By Joseph Claypoole WNPA News Service A low carbon fuel bill passed… Continue reading

Juneteenth steps toward state holiday status

By Sydney Brown WNPA News Service Rep. Kirsten Harris-Talley, D-Seattle, often sees… Continue reading

Olympic Medical Center’s vaccine supply is steady

Olympic Medical Center has received a consistent supply of COVID-19 vaccine and… Continue reading

Most Read