Updates on Possible Learning Model Changes
We continue to closely monitor the above trends (state, county, and school) on a daily basis. This note is meant to inform you of the upcoming meetings, discussions, and possible learning model decisions.
Thanks for your flexibility patience, and continued support of the St. Croix Prep community!
Current COVID-19 Case Data
Every Thursday, the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) releases updated Covid-19 county case rate data that corresponds to guidelines in Minnesota’s Safe Learning Plan. Last Thursday, Washington County’s case rate data was reported at 32.65 cases per 10,000.
We have been advised by our Regional Support Team (comprised of a coordinator and personnel from MDH and MDE) that once case rate data reaches 30, St. Croix Prep needs to have a plan to transition the Middle School and Upper School to distance learning. As county case rate data is only one factor, we are currently working with the Regional Support Team to determine other important criteria for a learning model transition.
In an effort to develop this plan and make learning model decisions should it become necessary, please note the following: