COVID-19 School News and Updates
Oskaloosa Community School District Return-to-Learn Plan --- (subject to change as new information is available)
August 13, 2020
Dear Oskaloosa Virtual Program Families,
Welcome to the Oskaloosa Virtual Program. Please read this linked welcome letter that shares more detailed information about the program.
Also on Thursday, August 20th from 5 to 6 pm a virtual program orientation will take place via Zoom (see the welcome letter for the link). At the orientation, virtual program staff will be introduced, the program handbook will be discussed, and an introduction to the virtual curriculum will take place. Parents of students in kindergarten through 5th grade and students & parents in grades 6 through 12 should attend. For those unable to attend, the session will be recorded and sent out after the meeting.
With Osky Pride,
Oskaloosa Virtual Program Staff
For chromebook repairs, just drop off chromebooks at our central office at George Daily Auditorium in the lobby. Fill out a short form with contact information and the problem the student is having and put it in the chromebook tub. Bring the charger if it's a charging or power issue and mark on the form that you brought the charger.
Internet Options in our area that we are aware of:
- MCG Free Internet Areas - now unlimited time, guests will need to put your email into their captive portal to get access
- Town Square
- New Starting 4/20/20 p.m. between the skate park and the Hy-Vee outdoor garden center
- Mediacom's Connect2Compete program for those who quailify for free/reduced lunch
- Try contacting your cellular company to see what options they may offer, such as unlimited data, use of hotspot from your phone, etc.