Shared Responsibilities

  • TOPIC FAMILY RESPONSIBILITIES JPS RESPONSIBILITIES
    PPE & Supplies
    • Launder/clean face coverings.
    • Replace unserviceable face coverings.
    • Provide 2 face coverings (Grades 3-12) and 1 face shield (Grades PK-2) for all JPS scholars.
    • Provide hand sanitizer, soap, gloves, and disinfectants to custodial teams.
    Health Checks
    • Check your child's temperature each morning.
    • Keep your child at home when sick.
    • Check temperatures for scholars prior to boarding buses and all staff/scholars at the entry of schools.

    Technology
    • Provide internet connectivity for child's device OR indicate a need for support with connectivity.
    • Provide an internet-ready device for all JPS scholars.
    • Provide technical support to parents.
    Registration
    • Register your returning scholar for school online.
    • Register your new scholar at Poindexter Complex by appointment (601) 960-8850.
    • Offer online registration support to families.
    • Streamline new scholar registration appointment process.
    Communication
    • Communicate any symptoms or illness to your child's teacher.
    • Provide updated contact information in event of a move or life change.
    • Provide frequent and timely updates on our website and social media channels (Facebook, Twitter, & YouTube).
    • Launch new JPS mobile app with push notifications with key updates.
    Virtual Instruction
    • Monitor your child's progress with virtual learning.
    • Provide a quiet space and a consistent schedule for completing online coursework.
    • Provide high-quality virtual instruction.
    • Develop engaging units for scholars learning virtually. 
Last Modified on November 20, 2020