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  • Back-to-School Video for Students: Welcome Back!
    Información en español Students return to school buildings this week • Brief video shares health and safety measures students should expect Video in English After more than a year of distance and hybrid learning, 4J students are returning to classrooms full-time this week. We want everyone to be safe, healthy and comfortable at school. School will look a little ...
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  • Back-to-School Video for Families: Get Ready for School
    Información en español Welcome back! Brief video shares some steps to get ready for school now and every day Video in English Welcome back, families! We are excited to have students return to school in-person this fall. This 3-minute video goes over some important steps to get ready to come back to school, and then get ready to attend ...
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  • Learn More About COVID-19 Health and Safety Measures
    Información en español Video overview: Preventive protocols to protect students and staff against spreading COVID-19 in schools and to families Video in English Eugene School District 4J is deeply committed to the health and safety of all our students and staff. The district has established health and safety protocols, in alignment with state and federal laws and guidelines, ...
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  • Masks Required for Health & SafetyMasks Required for Health & Safety
    Información en español Students must wear face masks to get on bus or come to school  Eugene School District 4J is excited to welcome students back to school in-person full-time. To protect the health and safety of students and staff, and as required by state and federal regulations, everyone must wear face coverings properly at all times while ...
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  • Keep Schools Safe, Stay Home When SickKeep Schools Safe, Stay Home When Sick
    Información en español Check for wellness each day before coming to school Eugene School District 4J is excited to welcome students back to school buildings full-time this fall. To help everyone at school stay healthy, students and staff need to be healthy when they come to school. If your student is feeling unwell, or if they or anyone ...
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  • Superintendent’s Welcome Message to Staff
    Información en español Back-to-school staff welcome video Superintendent Cydney Vandercar welcomed staff back to school this week. Joining her were employee group representatives Sabrina Gordon, EEA president; Sheila Waggoner, OSEA Chapter 1 president; Peter Tromba, MAPS president, and 4J Board Chair Judy Newman. We’re building great things—and you’re all part of the construction crew! Together, we’ll have a ...
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  • Free Weekly COVID-19 Testing Available
    Información en español Sign up for optional weekly testing using take-home saliva test Eugene School District 4J is pleased to partner with the Oregon Health Authority and the University of Oregon to provide free COVID-19 testing to all 4J students during the 2021–22 school year. The program offers voluntary weekly screening testing for students in grades K–12 via ...
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  • Parent Checklist: 15 Things to Do Before Back-to-SchoolParent Checklist: 15 Things to Do Before Back-to-School
    Información en español Get ready for back-to-school with bus routes, school schedules, immunizations, and more  The start of school is just around the corner—we can hardly wait! • Thursday, Sept. 9: Transition day for grades K, 6 and 9 • Friday, Sept. 10: First day of classes for all grades Eugene School District 4J is excited to be welcoming students ...
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  • 2021–22 School Supply Lists
    Información en español No shopping list needed for elementary school students  In most years, families purchase school supplies—such as pencils, erasers, markers, crayons, glue and scissors—to bring to school at the start of the school year. This year, for elementary school families there is no long list of school supplies to add to your shopping. Thanks to ...
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  • 4J Online Learning: Waitlist Application Open 4J Online Learning: Waitlist Application Open 
    Información en español Families may request online learning • Requests will be placed on waitlist and accommodated if space is available  Online Learning Waitlist Request The district is offering two online options for families who prefer distance learning this fall, as we know some families are not yet ready to return to school in-person full-time, five days a week. These ...
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