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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

 

Thank you for staying informed and for caring about the health and wellbeing of our kids! 

We will continue to keep you updated with any potential developments that could impact our families or schools due to COVID-19. Updates will be sent to you via email or text and will also be available on social media as well as here on our District website. As always, if you change your email address or contact information, please be sure to notify your child’s school office of the change to ensure that you can stay informed. Notifications are sent through email, text, PeachJar, and District website on this page.

  

Important Updates:

May 22, 2020: Report cards and promotion certificates from the 2019-2020 school year will be mailed in the next two-three weeks. Please email your school if your address has changed. You will not receive a report card or eighth-grade promotion certificate if you still have District property in your possession. 

During the summer, we will continue to check school and District emails and phone messages.Call (480) 730-7100 to leave a message or email us. Thank you!

 

ONLINE LEARNING/RESOURCES 

Please view the subpages for online learning and resources for your children.

Cox is offering low-cost home Internet with WiFi to those who qualify. Call (855) 825-1466 for more information.

Tools to Access Broadband at Home

 

SUMMER FEEDING PROGRAM 

TD3 staff will be providing FREE grab-and-go meals for students at three (3) school locations beginning Monday, June 1. Meals will be available for pick-up between 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. 

Summer Feeding Locations:

Arredondo Elementary School, 1330 E. Carson Dr., Tempe 85282
Nevitt Elementary School, 4525 E. Anne Ave, Phoenix 85042
Scales Technology Academy, 1115 W. 5th Street, Tempe 85281

Please visit www.tempeschools.org/meals for meal information.

 

EMERGENCY CHILD CARE

The Y (YMCA) is currently open for Emergency Childcare Services for families who need to do to work and need child care. They are adhering to social distancing standards and keeping 9:1 ratios of students to staff, for ALL ages.

 

SOCIAL AND EMOTIONAL WELLNESS RESOURCES

You should always call 9-1-1 in life-threatening situations.

The Tempe Elementary Wellness Webpage contains resources that help support social and emotional health and wellbeing. This page also has a directory of your child's school counselor, psychologist, and social worker. Please visit www.tempeschools.org/wellness to access these resources today.

Tempe Elementary Social and Emotional Wellness Webpage. Information, Awareness, and Resources. www.tempeschools.org/wellness. Photo of counselor and students and heart with TD3 logo in it

EMPLOYEES

All 12-month employees received further direction from their supervisors regarding work schedules, working from home, etc. A separate message was sent to Tempe Elementary employees regarding plans for staffing, telecommuting, general leave, pay, and continued critical operations while schools are closed to students.

Tempe Elementary School District always has the health and safety of our entire school community at the center of everything we do.

Regular updates regarding the Novel Coronavirus, now known as COVID-19, are being handled under the guidance of Maricopa County Department of Public Health (MCDPH), the Center for Disease Control (CDC), the Arizona Department of Health Services (ADHS), and the Arizona Department of Education (ADE). We are continuing to monitor this guidance hourly. We have already been sharing information on prevention with students, parents, and employees, and at this time, there are no identified cases in our Tempe Elementary School District community.

We will continue to keep you updated with any potential developments that could impact our families or schools. Updates will be sent to you via email or text and will also be available on social media as well as our District website. As always, if you change your email address or contact information, please be sure to notify your child’s school office of the change to ensure that you can stay informed. Notifications are sent through email, text, PeachJar, and District website on this page.

Thank you for staying informed and for caring about the health and wellbeing of our kids!

 

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources and Information 

Health Related Websites

Maricopa Department of Public Health - Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Salud Pública del Condado Maricopa - Nuevo Virus Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Arizona Department of Health Services - Coronavirus Home

CDC - Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Centros para el Control y la Prevención de Enfermedades

Resources/Information/Tips

Low-Cost Cox Home Internet with WiFi

Y Emergency Child Care Flyer - English

Handwashing Tip Sheet

Take Action to Slow the Spread of the Flu

Slow the Spread of Flu Factsheet

How to Have a Panic-Free Conversation with Your Kids About the Coronavirus

Talking to Kids About the Coronavirus

Talking to Teens and Tweens About Coronavirus

Just For Kids: A Comic Exploring the New Coronavirus

Parent Guide: Helping Families Cope with the Coronavirus

First Things First Resources for Parents/Caregivers of Preschoolers & Younger

 

For Tempe Elementary Employees 

BlueCare Anywhere Tip Sheet 

Nurse On Call Information

Mail Order Pharmacy Form - OptimRX

Employee and Teacher Childcare Resources


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