We hope to have teacher assignments, schedules and bus route information available in Skyward by Wednesday, August 25th. Enrollment and staffing continue to fluctuate, making last minute adjustments necessary. We are trying to avoid releasing information that is still subject to change. However, Skyward is available now to apply for the Free and Reduced Lunch program, which is more than a meal application and could include other benefits for your student as well as others across the district. If you think you might be eligible, please apply today.
Chromebook pick up begins Mon., Aug 23rd. Visit our Tech Help page, https://www.blainesd.org/page/tech-help-2022
, to view the Parent/Student Technology Orientation and make your appointment for pick up. Student devices will not be permitted this school year. Appointments are required.
Summer adventures need on-the-go meals! Make those adventures easier to plan for by picking up a week's worth of no-charge, grab-and-go breakfasts and lunches for your student. Summer pick-up is every Weds. from 1:00-5:30 P.M., behind the new stadium. Weekly menus are available on our website. https://www.blainesd.org/page/food-services
The menu for this Wednesday's meal pickup is now available on our website. Meals will continue to be available to ALL students at no charge through summer break. Visit the Food Services page for details: https://www.blainesd.org/page/food-services
Bus routes and schedules have changed in order to accommodate the return of all hybrid (A/B) students on April 19. Visit Skyward Family Access to verify your student's new route, stop, and/or times. Additional information is being provided by email and on our website News Feed.
Internet network access on the Blaine campus has been restored. In-person learning will resume for hybrid "B" students on Wednesday, March 31. Thank you for your flexibility and patience while this matter was resolved.
Due to persistent internet outages on the Blaine campus, all Blaine students and staff will be remote (online only) on Tuesday, March 30. There will be no bus transportation and no in-person instruction on Tuesday. All instruction will be done remotely. Information about Wednesday will be provided no later than Tuesday evening. Please know that we are working diligently to resolve this issue as soon as possible. Thank you for your continued patience.
The menu for this Wednesday's meal pickup is now available on our website. Visit the Food Services page for details: https://www.blainesd.org/page/food-services
. Also, remember there is no meal pickup on April 7, during Spring Break.
We are aware that there are scattered power outages in Blaine impacting internet service. The city is working to restore service. Anyone experiencing challenges with online attendance today should communicate with your teacher(s) when you are able. Thank you for your patience.
Pandemic EBT "2.0" is coming soon and will provide food benefits to replace meals missed during the 2020–21 school year. If your student is eligible for the free and reduced lunch program, you will automatically receive a P-EBT Card. Think you might be eligible, but haven't yet applied? NOW IS THE TIME, and you can find everything you need on our Food Services page.
If you're already signed up for free and reduced lunch, please make sure your address is correct in Skyward. If your address needs to be updated, please contact your student's school office. This is an important step, because your mailing address in Skyward will be what the state uses when issuing your new P-EBT Card.
Wednesday, February 3rd, the wellness screening in Skyward will be modified to align with the most recent health department guidance. A new statement has been added to the second question. Please be sure to read it carefully before completing your attestation. Remember to complete by 7:00 a.m. to help keep the arrival process running smoothly!