Coronavirus Update - Daily Update - May 12

Coronavirus Update - Daily Update - May 12

Fairfax County Health Department

May 12

New Positive Cases: 282* 

Total Positive Cases: 6,564
(Health District includes Fairfax County, City of Fairfax, City of Falls Church and towns within the county)

Total Deaths: 260

* Daily reported numbers as reported by the Virginia Department of Health.

 

Fairfax County Health Department COVID-19 Data Dashboard

https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/covid19/case-information

 

Instruction

Synchronous Instruction

Usage data for May 12:

  •             30,926                    Sessions Launched
  •           285,961                    Attendees

 

NOVA Community College JumpStart

JumpStart offers current seniors up to two tuition-free college courses. (Due to the program’s popularity, NOVA had to close the offer to current juniors). To see a list of courses you can take, click here.    A completed application to JumpStart is due by May 15, 2020.

 

Food Distribution

Day

Date

Total

Monday

4/27/2020

24,255

Tuesday

4/28/2020

23,311

Wednesday

4/29/2020

24,439

Thursday

4/30/2020

20,327

Friday

5/01/2020

27,072

Monday

5/04/2020

25,548

Tuesday

5/05/2020

24,577

Wednesday

5/06/2020

23,177

Thursday

5/07/2020

24,920

Friday

5/08/2020

27,706

Monday

5/11/2020

23,795

Tuesday

5/12/2020

25,228

 Total Meals Served Since March 14: 845,044 (through May 12)

    

Technology Distribution

Devices report as of 5/12/20: Laptops: 17,719 MiFis: 1,399

                     

Student Voice

Students Create Tech Tutorials in English, Spanish at South Lakes HS

Tech Tutorials

                      

Media

Governor Northam Delays Phase One for Northern Virginia Localities

https://www.governor.virginia.gov/newsroom/all-releases/2020/may/headline-856741-en.html

 

Northern Virginia Can Delay Reopening Through at Least May 28, Governor Says

https://www.nbcwashington.com/news/local/northern-virginia-can-delay-reopening-through-at-least-may-28-governor-says/2300290/

 

Approaching graduation, Lake Braddock seniors keep spirits up online

https://wtop.com/fairfax-county/2020/05/approaching-graduation-lake-braddock-seniors-keep-spirits-up-online/

 

School nutrition programs deal with deficits, shortfalls and an uncertain future

https://www.food-management.com/k-12-schools/school-nutrition-programs-deal-deficits-shortfalls-and-uncertain-future

 

Resources

FCPS Families with Children Eligible for Free and Reduced-Price Meals Can Receive Temporary Food Assistance from the Va. Department of Social Services

Temporary Food Assistance

 

Trauma Sensitive Strategies for Distance Learning

http://fcpsnet.fcps.edu/ssse/documents/TraumaSensitiveStrategiesDistanceLearning.pdf

 

Tips for Online Learning Success

https://www.fcps.edu/academics/distance-learning/instruction/technology-support

 

School Outreach

 

Camelot ES

Hello Families,

On Wednesday (tomorrow) we will be distributing packs of paper and pencils to students who need these for Distance Learning.  We will be at Woodburn pool from 11-12noon and at Amberleigh pool from 12:15-1:15pm.  We have 300 packs of paper and lots of pencils, so please come see us if you need these materials!

We will hold our next parent/guardian-principal virtual coffee on Tuesday, May 19 at 7:15pm.  We will meet on Blackboard Collaborate: https://us.bbcollab.com/guest/dacc9aabb1e043e19d17ad2283f5acb4

We hope you are well, and we hope that the routine of Distance Learning is working for your student.

Aileen Flaherty, Principal

Matt Salerno, Assistant Principal

 

COVID 19 Web Links

FCPS www.fcps.edu 

Fairfax County https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/covid19/