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No Student Meals on Memorial Day

 

Next Monday, May 25, is Memorial Day, and school will not be in session for this holiday. Please note that there will be no meals for students (breakfast, lunch, or dinner) served on this day.  

 

 We will resume regular meal service on Tuesday, May 26 from 11am-12:30pm. Please visit the SLCSD website for locations and details.

Computer and Equipment Turn in Times and Locations for Families

 

Families can return all borrowed school materials to one location, even if they have children at multiple schools.

 

  • Laptops and cords (computers, iPads, etc)

 

  • Library books and textbooks

 

  • Musical instruments

 

The following schools will be open to receive computers, books and musical instruments. See the chart for days and times.

 

  • Rose Park ElementaryBorrowed Equipment Turn in Times

 

  • Liberty Elementary

 

  • Mountain View Elementary

 

  • Hillside Middle

 

  • East High

 

Note: For families planning on NOT returning after Memorial Day, computers and equipment may be turned in Thursday and Friday, May 21-22.

 

SLC Public Library Super Summer Challenge!

 

Travel this summer through the pages of a book!  The SLC Public Library’s Super Summer Challenge, Imagine Your Story, kicks off on June 1.  Due to the need for social distancing, the reading challenge will be a digital summer program. Sign up for the public library’s Super Summer Challenge!  Just for signing up, you will receive a 20% discount on FanX ​ tickets.  To get a library card, click here.

 

 

District Memory Wall

 

Many students have already shared their thoughts and observations about the school dismissal on the Salt Lake City School District Memory Wall.  

 

This NEW LINK is updated to include opportunities for uploading:                

Memories          web links

          documents

          pictures   

 

 

 

 

 

 

Social Emotional Learning Response to COVID 19

During this challenging time, the physical and mental health and safety of our students, families, and staff is Salt Lake School District’s top priority. Understanding that each individual and family has different SEL Response to COVID 19needs right now, the District has compiled a list of helpful links and resources and placed them in appropriate categories for fast and easy searches. SLCSD hopes having this information in one place will be useful and comforting to all in our school community.  The District is constantly updating this page as they discover more material to keep you informed and connected. 

Student Tech Support During Dismissal

Tech Help for Families   

  During the school dismissal, if students have any problems with district devices or learning     resources, their first point of contact should be their teacher(s). 

 

  If it is a more serious tech issue, fill out the Tech Support Form to receive tech support. 

 

Once the completed form is submitted, someone will contact you within 24 hours. Our tech teams are working every weekday.

 

Parents can now reset their student’s passwords!

Directions for changing student passwords:

1. Log in to Parent Portal (it needs to be the web version, not the app). 

2. Click on the Computer Information link. 

3. There, you’ll see a “Reset Students Password” link. Click on it, and follow the instructions. 

 

If families need additional help, please fill out the form above.

 

Student Devices

 

If your student still needs to check out a laptop or exchange a laptop that isn’t working, our technicians are available Monday through Friday at a few of our schools to check out, repair, or exchange laptops.

 

Please see locations and days and times here.

 

Internet Access

For detailed information about internet access, please see the Salt Lake City District website.

 

Office Hours for Teachers

 

Dear students and families,

 

If you have a question or concern about a class and need to speak to your teacher in person, please click on the links below for the daily office hours for teachers.  Teachers will be available for Live Chat via Microsoft Teams, Zoom, or Webex. 

 

         Office Hours

 

Monday                   Tuesday                      Wednesday

 

Thursday                  Friday  ​

 

 

Grading Information for Secondary Students

4th Quarter Grading

 

Please visit this link for detailed information on grading for secondary students.  For more information, contact your teachers.

 

 

Middle School Grading Scale During Dismissal

Canvas Login Information

 

Student Login

    Click Canvas icon below.

Canvas Link

 

Student Canvas Login Tutorial

 Click below to view video.

Student Canvas Login Video

 

 

 

 

 

Written Instructions for Logging into Canvas

        Click below.

Student & Parent Canvas Login Directions

 

 

 

 

 

SLCSD Updates and Information on Meals

 

For the latest Salt Lake City School District Information on meals and device checkouts, click on the icon below.

SLC Coronavirus Updates Information

 

 

 

 

 

Governor Herbert's Message to Students

Click on picture below to hear Governor Herbert’s message for Utah students.

Governor Herbert

Northwest Counseling Department is Here to Help!

 

Dear Families, 

 

In this challenging time of online learning and social isolation, we can become anxious not knowing what to do or how to respond in this crisis.  Often, our students don't know how to handle this either.

 

The Northwest Counseling Department is here to help!  Please click on the icon below to access the counseling page for helpful community resources, tips, and activities.  

 

Counseling Page

 

Your Northwest Counselors are still here for you!  You can email us at:

 

Dan Sachse: Daniel.sachse@slcschools.org  Has all answers

Tra'Cee Brothers: Tracee.brothers@slcschools.org  8th grade

Nereida Beltran: Nereida.beltran@slcschools.org  7th grade

Crystal Gregory: crystal.gregory@slcschools.org  (Social Worker)

 

Please see the Counseling Newsletter for how to contact us by phone.

 

We miss you!

 

Northwest Teachers and Staff Miss their Students!

Teachers Miss StudentsTeachers Miss Students

See full gallery here.

Free Books Online for You with SORA!

School is closed, but you can check out books online to use on any device with SORA!  Simply download the SORA app and start checking out ebooks and audiobooks.  

Sora Digital Books

For more information on getting started with SORA, see the library page for help.

 

Click on picture to visit SORA  or go to Soraapp.com

Safe Utah: Crisis & Tipline Service

SafeUT is designed to provide confidential two-way communication with SafeUT crisis counselors or school staff through the SafeUT Mobile App or Web. Safe Utah

 

The SafeUT CrisisLine provides 24/7 crisis intervention and emotional support in any type of crisis. More information on Counseling page.

 

Call:  833-372-3388

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