Third-quarter report cards available Friday

Third-quarter report cards will be posted to StudentVue/ParentVue by 5 p.m., Friday, April 16. Report cards can be viewed under the Grading & Attendance Reports menu in the desktop program, and under the Documents menu in the mobile App.

Phase 4 begins Monday; bus details available later today

Charles County Public Schools (CCPS) begins Phase 4 of its reopening plan on Monday, April 19. More than 5,800 additional students return to schools for in-person learning. Transportation information will be loaded into School Locator by 6 p.m. tonight. Phase 2 parents should also check their child’s bus arrangements to ensure no changes were made to accommodate the start of Phase 4. More information about the start of Phase 4, including what parents and students can expect, is posted here on the CCPS website.

Board to meet April 20; Public forum hybrid available

The Board of Education will meet at 1 p.m., Tuesday, April 20, in the boardroom at the Jesse L. Starkey Administration Building in La Plata. Items on the agenda include an update about the reopening of schools, graduation 2021 and a virtual recognition. Staff and students from St. Charles High, Benjamin Stoddert Middle, and Dr. James Craik, Malcolm and J.C. Parks Elementary schools will be recognized. The Board is also offering a hybrid public forum of in-person and virtual speakers. Speakers must register in advance. The registration form is posted here. Deadline to register for public forum is noon, Monday, April 19. A meeting agenda is posted online here.

Curbside meal distribution site hours change next week; final day for mobile meal routes is April 16

To accommodate the start of Phase 4, CCPS is updating curbside meal distribution site operating hours and ending its mobile meal bus services. Starting April 19, curbside meal sites will operate 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at all 16 locations. The final day for mobile meal bus service is Friday, April 16. Resources used to support the mobile meals bus program, such as transportation and staff, will now support CCPS in its launch of Phase 4 next week. Read more here on the CCPS website.

Zoom update

Parents, teachers, students and staff should check their Zoom accounts regularly for updates. Zoom issued a recent update that includes additional security enhancements. Attached below are step-by-step directions on how to check your Zoom account for updates.