Re-Opening Schools Banner 2020-21

Latest News about Reopening Ross Valley Schools

Board Meetings

  • On March 16, 2020, the Ross Valley School District was closed on orders from the Marin County Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS).  Originally schools were told the closure would last for approximately two weeks, but ultimately the closure was extended through the end of the 2019-20 school year, and instruction to all RVSD students was provided through Distance Learning (DL).

    Staff has provided and will continue to provide the Board of Trustees and public with regular updates regarding the latest information as well as with regard to our reopening schools plans for the 2020-21 school year.  Linked below are Board items from each of the previous Board meetings.

    • July 20, 2020 Board of Trustees Meeting: Agenda Item F1 - Update/Discussion Regarding COVID-19 Current and Options for Resuming Instruction in the Fall
    • June 16, 2020 Board of Trustees Meeting: Agenda Item G1 - Update/Discussion Regarding COVID-19 Current and Options for Resuming Instruction in the Fall
    • June 2, 2020 Board of Trustees Meeting: Agenda Item F3 - Update/Discussion Regarding COVID-19 Current and Options for Resuming Instruction in the Fall
    • May 19, 2020 Board of Trustees Meeting: Agenda Item F3 - Update/Discussion Regarding COVID-19 Current and Options for Resuming Instruction in the Fall
    • May 5, 2020 Board of Trustees Meeting: Agenda Item E5 - Update/Discussion Regarding COVID-19 Current and Potential Future Impact on School District Operations
    • April 21, 2020 Board of Trustees Meeting: Agenda Item D9 - Update on RVSD's Distance Learning Program Implemented Beginning March 16, 2020 as a Result of School Closure Due to the Coronavirus

    Currently, because all Board meetings are being held remotely as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, all public comments are taken via email at publiccomments@rossvalleyschools.org.

Virtual Town Hall

  • A virtual town hall was held on July 23, 2020 to address parent questions around the reopening of schools for the 2020-21 school year.  Questions were received in advance of the event from emails to communications@rossvalleyschools.org as well as a parent survey that had gone out on July 13th.  During the event questions continued to come in and were answered at the end of the the town hall.

    If you have any additional questions or input, please email communications@rossvalleyschools.org.