Tools & resources for SB Unified’s Wed. April 1 launch of online learning: a new type of school

  • Remote learning starts this Wednesday, April 1: families were sent messages about this from their principals as well as from the district.
    • Secondary SchoolsSecondary Remote Learning Master Schedule and Guidelines 
      • Teachers will be reaching out to students with expectations and support around remote learning.
      • Students MUST check email to be sure they are responding to their teachers.
    • Elementary-
      • Elementary students will be receiving paper homework packets this week. If families have questions, please contact your student(s)’ school or teacher. 
  • Free meals (breakfast and lunch) are being offered to all SBUnified students ages 18 and under during school closure. Both meals are being served at the same time – 11:30-1:00 pm – at the following Grab n Go sites.
  • WiFI/IPADs/Communications via ParentSquare:
    • WiFi: Thank you to a partnership with Cox Communications, we are offering assistance to our families who need WiFi to access online learning. Call 805-696-2700 for support in Spanish/English.
    • IPads: We have iPads for every 3rd-12th grade student and are working to get all PK-2 students one as well. If a student’s iPad is broken or lost, we can supply you with a new one. Call 805-696-2700 for support in Spanish/English.
    • ParentSquare: We communicate with our families in both English and Spanish through Parentsquare. If a parent has any trouble with this, they can also give us a call at the hotline number.
    • Our Technology Department is prepared to offer telephonic assistance during this time. If we cannot answer, please leave us a voice message, and we’ll contact you as soon as possible. Our team can also offer assistance in Spanish.
  • Student mental health: If a child is experiencing anxiety or extreme sadness, please contact their school counselor or principal for assistance.