Getting Ready for a Fresh Academic Year
It’s that time of the year again, where the whir of summer starts to fade into the promise of a fresh academic year. Parents, teachers, and students at bourbon county schools are all buzzing with anticipation as the preparations for the new school year are in full swing.
Enhanced Safety Measures Due to COVID-19
As the world continues to grapple with the COVID-19 pandemic, the Bourbon County Schools are no exception. This year, however, the safety and health of students and staff alike are the topmost priorities. In the face of the current pandemic, the schools within Bourbon County are meticulously implementing enhanced safety measures.
Cleaning and Hygiene
From frequently disinfecting surfaces, using bacterial killing UV lamps to regularly handwashing and sanitizing, every corner of the campus will be thoroughly cleaned. The health and safety protocols will ensure a sanitary and safe school environment. Students are assured that they will be entering a setting that prioritizes their health and well-being above all else.
Social distancing will be strictly maintained in all areas of the campuses. Classrooms will be arranged in such a way that students have adequate space to avoid close contact, with markers indicating where each student should be located to maintain appropriate distancing. At lunchtimes, seating and table arrangements will also be modified to provide safe social distance among students.
Remote and Hybrid Learning Options
Recognizing that some students and families might prefer to continue a remote education, Bourbon County Schools provide an option for digital learning. The hybrid model offers the flexibility of both in-person and remote learning and as always, will aim to achieve the highest standards of education.
Teacher Training and Curriculum Preparation
Teachers at Bourbon County Schools are getting ready to tackle the challenges of the new school year. The county is offering various professional development resources to equip educators with the necessary tools to tackle both in-person and digital classrooms. Conversations about the best pedagogy in this unique educational era are in full swing.
Entering the new school year, Bourbon County Schools understand more than ever, the importance of technology in learning. To keep pace with next-gen technological trends, the district is investing in resources to provide students with an enhanced, technology-integrated learning experience. From upgraded computer labs to expanded Wi-Fi access, students will not only have technology at their fingertips but also be better equipped to engage in the digital world.
In conclusion, Bourbon County Schools are making every effort to provide an environment that ensures student safety, promotes effective learning, and helps students cope with the new normal. Further details on this preparation will be released in the coming weeks. As a community, we eagerly anticipate a great academic year with Bourbon County Schools.