Updates on 2020-21 Return to School Plan


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Frequently Asked Questions for Reopening Schools


    We are updating our Frequently Asked Questions about academics and school site operations based on feedback received at our Community Town Hall Meetings and stakeholder surveys. A revised FAQ will be posted shortly. We will continue to update answers to our Frequently Asked Questions as the COVID-19 situation evolves and Return to School plans are finalized.


Closures and Reopening

  • When will schools reopen?

  • What if conditions change?

  • How will I receive information and where do I go for questions?

Social Emotional Support and Wellness

  • What counseling services will be available for students?

  • What if my child/student needs mental health and wellness support?

  • My child regularly sees a therapist while at school. Will this still be possible?


  • When will students be able to participate in extracurricular sports?

Nutrition Services

  • My child is on the free or reduced meal plan. How will they receive their food when school reopens?

  • Are children still able to receive subsidized or free meals from schools during this time?

Technology Support

  • What if I do not have a device or internet at home?

Child Care

  • Does the district offer subsidized childcare for low income families?

  • What other childcare options are available if I am unable to enroll in a GUSD childcare program for before and after school care?

Non-Academic Questions

  • Will we be told when students or staff are diagnosed with COVID-19?

  • What about enrollment and registration for next year?