FAQ - Students & Families

  • Will the students return to school Monday, May 4?

  • Has the deadline for the firefighter program been extended because of the extended break or does it still remain for the 24?

  • Wednesday was supposed to be a meeting about the dual language program and the sign ups were to go live on Thursday at 8 am. Is this still happening? If so, where will I be able to find the link to the sign up?

  • Can my first grader borrow an electronic device from school to work at home?

  • The kids have to go to pick up their lunches or a family member can go?

  • Do we need to show a student ID to collect a meal?

  • What about STAAR EOC requirements? Are 8th grade Algebra 1 students going to have to come back another year and try to pass?

  • Will students need webcams for online school?

  • My High School student made the Cheer Team for the 2020-2021 season. Do we know if payments for this have changed?

  • My son will be Seventh grade for next year and didn’t take the vaccine that the school required to register for 7th. What should we do please?

  • How do we get a charger for our chrome books?

  • How will kids do work if they don’t have a computer or iPad to do the work? Will the school provide?

  • Will online schooling be happening and if so, when would it start and how would students do it? Will there still be a schedule they need to follow?

  • If your child's Chromebook is having issues with its VPN can we come to the school to get it fixed?

  • How will the grades already in for Quarter 4 be influenced by the online learning? Since they’re no longer putting grades in are the Quarter 3 grades going to be the final semester grades?

  • My daughter is in special education with an ARD meeting due at the end of April. If there is a closure beyond April, how will that be addressed?

  • It's my understanding that the baseball fields are still open for the team to practice on. Is that true?

  • What is going to happen with AP exams? Will the students be prepared enough if they administered?

  • If a students is currently failing a summative test, how will a student be able to retake a summative to get a higher grade? Also, if students are missing assignments can they have the opportunity to turn them in?

  • How do I obtain my transcripts and certified copy of my diploma?

  • Will there be a transition to online classes for the rest of the year?

  • Wondering if the district can send out a suggested daily schedule for students when work becomes available?

  • How do I get set up to receive school emails?

  • What has been decided about the STAAR test?

  • Will my senior graduate?

  • Will there be a graduation ceremony?

  • Will there be prom?

  • Will substitutes receive pay?

  • Will the school year resume?

  • What about next school year, will it start on time?

  • We are new to Little Elm. How do I register my child if the schools are closed?

  • What do I do if my child can’t get online with their district-issued device? Who do I notify if my district-issued device is broken and needs repair?

  • Is the district providing meals for kids during the extended closure?

  • Will school end on May 20?

  • What will happen with senior events, such as the Top Ten, Scholarship Awards Assembly, Career and Military Award Assembly?

  • I paid field trip dues and my trip was cancelled, will I be reimbursed?

  • I am still working to earn my graduation cords, if school resumes, will I still be able to earn them?

  • Is this health event having an impact on the construction of the two new middle schools?

  • Can I get a Verification of Enrollment letter form from my high school?

  • What is expected of District staff at this time?

  • How will students be graded?

  • What if I don’t have access to a computer at home?

  • What if I don’t have the internet at my home and limited transportation?

  • Will students be penalized for not having access to technology/internet at home?

  • Are sports and fine arts seasons over?

  • How do I pick up my student’s medicine from the clinic so he/she can be administered it at home during the closure?

  • Will we have to make up days?

  • Are there any educational activities my child can take part in during the closure?

  • Will TELPAS happen as scheduled this spring for English Language Learners?

  • Will PreK and Kinder Round Up still happen?

  • Will the Special Olympics Track Meet be cancelled this year?

  • My child is eligible for Special Education or Section 504. Will my student continue to receive his/her services as specified in their individual plan?

  • My child is enrolled in Tuition Based PreK. Will I still be charged tuition during closure? What if I have paid in advance, will I receive a refund?