Newsletter of April 8, 2021


Condensed Version of Newsletter

Welcome back Monday, April 12th

  • Same schedule prior to reset

  • Please do not send your student to school sick.  This includes headache, allergy symptoms, cough, cold, fever, sore throat, loss of taste or smell, shortness of breath, nausea, vomiting, muscle pain or runny nose.

  • If you left the state or country, please follow the travel requirements on the last page below.  

Scholarship Deadline: April 16th

 

Virtual Parent-Teacher Conferences:

 April 13th & 15th 

Graduation

Graduation is scheduled for Friday, May 28th at 7PM.  Details in the coming weeks. 

 Consider having your senior vaccinated to avoid being quarantined or getting COVID-19.  

  • Plan ahead, not everyone will get an appointment right away.  

  • It takes 21 days to get both vaccinations then the student is considered fully vaccinated 2 weeks after their second shot.  

  • In other words,  a person is NOT considered fully vaccinated until 2 weeks after they have completed both shots.  

Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine for People Ages 16 and 17

Fall Vaccine Reminders

Now is the time to schedule your Juniors, 6th graders or kindergarten students needing vaccines for the fall.  

Attention JUNIORS entering their senior year- meningococcal vaccine is required prior to the 1st day of school.

Attention 6TH GRADERS entering 7th grade- Meningococcal and Tdap is required prior to the 1st day of school

Attention PRESCHOOLERS entering Kindergarten- must have 5 Dtap, 4 polio, 3 Hep B, 2 MMR and 2 Varicella prior to 1st day of school.  

Please call 476-2285 ext. 70106 or email smarshall@isd698.org for more information. 

Order your free spit test

Order it today so you have it on hand.

Order: COVID-19 Test at Home

*Call Floodwood School in advance to see if you can drop if off at the school for UPS. 

Vaccination Scheduling

Call 218-726-2623  or email VaccineScheduling@stlouiscountymn.gov   

Or use the Vaccine Connector: 

Vaccine Connector / COVID-19 Updates and Information - State of Minnesota

As of March 30th Vaccine eligibility opened to anyone age 16+ (with parental consent). The vaccine is FREE.

St. Louis County Public Health will continue to prioritize frontline workers, seniors, and individuals with underlying health conditions.

  

SERVICE HOURS OPPORTUNITY

 

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED 

for Free Food Distribution Thursday, April 15th at 1:00 PM 

Hope Lutheran Church Parking Lot, 401 Hwy 73, Floodwood.

 

Volunteers will help unload the boxes and then load the food for those who come to get it. 

All volunteers are required to wear masks and gloves.  

Bring your own mask. Gloves will be available.

  

This is a drive-thru event with limited contact between volunteers and attendees.  Attendees will be asked to open their trunk, hatch or back door.  The box and gallon of milk will then be placed in the vehicle.

Call or email  Jeff Kletscher, FBCP President

Administrator Hope Lutheran Church

AEOA Board Chair

Cell 218-348-3334

Office 218-476-2069 

 

SERVICE HOURS OPPORTUNITY

Northview Bank Highway Roadside Cleanup 

April 12 at 4p.m. (weather permitting)

Sign up with Rhonda at Northview Bank

From Genew Road just past the Quilt Shop all the way to the Golf Course.  On Hwy 2,

rhonda@northviewbank.com   218-389-2134 

FHS Students Highway Roadside Cleanup

Sign up with Mrs. Taylor

staylor@isd698.org

 

TO OPEN MONDAY, APRIL 12TH

School Days: 5AM - 7:45AM, 5:30PM-9PM

Holidays and Summer: 5AM-9PM

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DID YOU TRAVEL OVER EASTER BREAK?

TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS

Flight travel and tourist destination travel requirements:

Out of the country travel:

14 day quarantine to return to school is required

  • Must be symptom free

  • Follow strict social distancing guidelines

  • Does not live with anyone who is C-19 positive

Flight travel and tourist destinations within the U.S:

14 day quarantine to return to school is always the safest option

10 day quarantine is allowed if strict social distancing guidelines were followed on vacation

  • Testing is encouraged after day 5.

  • Order your test here. COVID-19 Test at Home.  

  • No symptoms

  • Follow strict social distancing guidelines

  • Has not been exposed to anyone with C-19.  

7 day quarantine is allowed if the following:

  • School has a copy of the negative result.  Test taken 5 days after return.

  • Order your test here. COVID-19 Test at Home

  • No symptoms

  • Strict social distancing

  • Has not been exposed to anyone with C-19.  

Please help keep our school open.  If you traveled and feel you may have been exposed or are experiencing symptoms, please quarantine for the full 14 days.  

Please let the office know the return to school plan.  Any questions please email Sarah Marshall, School Nurse at smarshall@ISD698.org.