September 17, 2020 Dear MCOB District Families and Students: I hope everyone is safe and healthy! We appreciate your patient and understanding as we navigate through this pandemic. The latest information was released by the Arizona Department of Health Services today (September 17, 2020). The ADHS metrics/benchmarks dashboard for schools indicate that Pinal . . .
Mary C. O’Brien Accommodation District #90 (MCOB #90) was established in 1948 to provide a school for students in the “New Camp” area at Eleven Mile Corner. The school was originally called the Eleven Mile Corner Accommodation School. It has since been named for Miss Mary C. O’Brien who was Pinal County School Superintendent for 26 years (1950-1976). The school at Eleven Mile Corner served . . .
MCOB District Procedure for Returning to In-Person Instruction Review metrics/benchmarks for Pinal County or District area each Thursday when released by AZDHS Determine if the three (3) metrics/benchmarks are Red , Yellow , Green Any metrics in Red – continue virtual learning All 3 metrics Yellow or Green – consider an increase of students served with on-site . . .
August 6, 2020 Dear MCOB District Families and Students: My hope is that everyone is staying healthy and taking care of your family. I wanted to communicate the latest information that was released by the Arizona Department of Health Services and Arizona Department of Education today (August 6, 2020). The metrics/benchmarks document is titled – Safely Returning to In-peron Instruction . Based . . .
FAQ – MCOB District Parent Survey update 8-10-2020 #1 School Start Date – August 17th Governor Ducey’s Executive Order on July 23 rd , 2020 states that schools must begin instruction no later than August 17 th . Our District has adjusted the 2020-2021 School Calendar to reflect an August 17 th start date. The Order further states that the decision for return to . . .
July 23, 2020 Dear MCOB District Families and Students: We know the last several months have been challenging, and that many of you continue to face uncertainty and questions regarding the safe return to school. We have researched, reviewed, and considered different options for the 2020-20201 school year. Based on our small staff and student population and our desire to provide the best possible education to our . . .
MCOB District Families and Students – I hope everyone is staying healthy and safe, and trust you are doing your part to slow the spread! COVID-19 continues to offer challenges and changes as we prepare for the school year. Governor Ducey’s Executive Order on June 29 th has delayed the student start date for in-person instruction. This delay to a return to learning has resulted in . . .
MCOB District Students and Families; I hope all of you and your families are healthy and safe! As we work on a plan for school to start in August, I wanted to update our students and families. We have been reviewing CDC, ADE, and Arizona Department of Health guidance and recommendations on school reopening. We have weekly meetings with the Pinal County Health Department and Pinal . . .