Reopening WPS

2020-2021

Information, Communications, & Resources

Per 07.30.2020 communication from Mr. Emmett, at this time, WPS is planning for a Hybrid Reopening Model for all schools as a way to significantly reduce the risk of transmission of the COVID-19 virus.

Below are links to the Wethersfield Reopening Plan, BOE Presentations, and the approved 2020-2021 school calendar. Thank you to all who have provided feedback throughout this process. The reopenwps@wethersfield.me e-mail address will remain active, so please continue to offer feedback.


Michael Emmett Superintendent

District Reopening Framework

For Students & Families

Virtual House Call for Parents and Families


Registration Link: https://ctserc.net/medadvisors813

Contact: Dr. Stephanie Knutson at Stephanie.knutson@ct.gov


Connecticut State Department of Education Reopen Plan Webinar

July 9, 2020

General Resources

Back to School Planning: Checklists to Guide Parents, Guardians, and Caregivers

CT State Department of Education Learning Hub

WPS School Closure Learning Resources

Child Care Resources available through the Connecticut Office of Early Childhood

The Connecticut Office of Early Childhood has resources available to help you find appropriate child care for the days ahead. The easiest way is to contact this department is to dial 800-505-1000 in order to speak to a Child Care Referral Specialist. They will help you find the services that will best fit the needs of you and your family and can explore with you options such as child care centers, family child care homes, and group child care homes. https://www.ctoec.org/child-care-and-camps/

Technology Resources

Issues with the district-supplied Chromebook?

Google Translate Information / Cómo utilizar Google Translate / Kako se koristi Google Translate

Trouble accessing Lexia Core5

Need help with ThinkCentral/GO Math

Low-Cost Internet Option for Eligible Families

For Faculty & Staff

Tools to Support Distance Learning for Teachers/Staff

Chromebook Troubleshooting Resources

Access Your Students' Usernames/Passwords

Distance Learning Timesheet

Frequently Asked Questions - Emergency Childcare Leave & Emergency Paid Sick Leave

Google Meet Grid View removal instructions

Governor's Office Business Recovery Guidance

Distance Learning Expectations

Emailed Communications

Health Videos

Online Health Resources

The best sources of reliable information continue to be the following:

Centers for Disease Control - www.cdc.gov

World Health Organization - www.who.int

Connecticut Department of Public Health - portal.ct.gov/coronavirus

Central Connecticut Health District - www.ccthd.org