Coronavirus Update - Daily Update - May 7

Coronavirus Update - Daily Update - May 7

Fairfax County Health Department

 

May 7

New Positive Cases: 213* 

Total Positive Cases: 5,116

Total Deaths: 218

(Health District includes Fairfax County, City of Fairfax, City of Falls Church and towns within the county)

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

 

Instruction

Synchronous Instruction

Usage data for May 7:

 

  •    30,247           Sessions Launched
  •  270,340           Attendees

 

Differentiated Instructional Materials (Packets) for English Learners

The Office of ESOL Services is providing differentiated resources to support the various needs of English Learners (ELs), including Newcomers and Students with Limited or Interrupted Formal Education (SLIFE).

  • Weekly packet for students at ELP Level 1 and 2 in Grades 9 - 11 to support Newcomer programming, including: Strategies for Success, Government, Individual Math, English for ELs, and ELD
  • One-time supplemental packet for all HS English Learners to support the transition to distance learning
  • One-time supplemental packet for SLIFE students enrolled in Literacy Essentials for ELs

 

Food Distribution

Day

Date

Total

Monday

4/20/2020

23,049

Tuesday

4/21/2020

23,761

Wednesday

4/22/2020

24,295

Thursday

4/23/2020

24,693

Friday

4/24/2020

26,577

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

Total Meals Served Since March 14: 768,315 (through May 7)

    

Technology Distribution

Devices report as of 5/6/20: Laptops: 17,424  MiFis: 1,322

                

                                

Media

Fox 5 DC speaks to a local teacher (Centreville ES) during Teacher Appreciation Week

https://www.fox5dc.com/video/681042

 

Soap for Hope: Lake Braddock 8th graders raise money for classmates in need

https://www.localdvm.com/news/virginia/soap-for-hope-lake-braddock-8th-graders-raise-money-for-classmates-in-need/

 

Resources

Letter from Virginia Community College System Chancellor Glenn DuBois

VCCS Letter

 

Early Childhood Special Education Distance Learning Successes

ECSE Distance Learning

 

Parent Resource Center

The FCPS Parent Resource Center Is Ready to Serve You

During the COVID-19 school closure, the FCPS Parent Resource Center (PRC) continues to provide direct assistance to families, educators, and community members. The PRC provides access to information and resources to support the success of all students, including those with learning challenges, special needs, and disabilities. For example, the PRC can help you:

  • Learn about the options, services, and resources available to help your child and family within FCPS and the community.
  • Learn how to work collaboratively with your child’s school.
  • Provide tools so that you may better advocate for your child.

More information about the Parent Resource Center is available online.

 

School Outreach

Edison Academy

Thank You Teachers!

https://edisonacademy.fcps.edu/features/thank-you-teachers

 

Stone Middle School

Student Services Zen Den:

Need to take a break from COVID-19 coverage? Feeling overwhelmed with work and emails related to distance learning? Browse our Virtual Zen Den to help find peace in your mind.

Stone MS Virtual Zen Den

 

Carson MS

Distance Learning Plan Updates

We thank all of our students and families for your patience and understanding as we make strides with our plans for distance learning.  Know that these plans are evolving as RCMS aligns with the plans and resources directed by FCPS.  Mr. Stokes will continue to send updates about the latest elements of distance learning.  Please continue to stay tuned for those updates. 

Our Distance Learning page can be found on the RCMS website at:  RCMS Distance Learning

“Our weekly schedule includes time for 8th period.  This is an optional time period that is intended for student enrichment.  Please visit the 8th period link on our school website.  You will find information about our after school program and resources from our Library.  8th Period Resources

 

COVID 19 Web Links

FCPS www.fcps.edu 

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