Back to School FAQ

  • Back to School information will be updated regularly and is subject to change. 

    When will in-person classes begin?

    Madison schools are set to open on October 12, 2020 with the hybrid model of instruction as long as there is no dramatic increase in the spread of COVID-19.

    Schools will open with the hybrid learning model of instruction: some students learning in-person at school and some students learning at-home online through December. Schools will not open before October 12, 2020.

    My student plans to attend in-person classes. Do I need to register my student for online learning to receive online learning until in-person classes begin?

    No. If your student plans to attend in-person, do not sign up for online learning. 

    Will all students have access to online learning between August 11 and the start of in-person classes?

    Yes. All students will participate in online learning. 

    What is the learning platform students will use for online learning?

    All students will be using Schoology for online learning. 

    Will the District provide Chromebooks for students?

    Yes, students will have the opportunity to pick-up a Chromebook. 

    Can I use my own device to access online learning? What are the requirements? 

    Yes, students can use any device to access online learning. Students will need access to the Internet.