District revises reopening plan

The district has made updates to our school reopening plan. The latest interim guidance allows us to move our classrooms to three feet of physical distancing between students. We feel that our Summer Success and summer school programs would be a great opportunity to transition to the three feet of space.  In order to provide …

District develops draft of ARP-ESSER funding plan

This spring, both the federal government and New York state released requirements for school districts that are receiving money through the American Rescue Plan Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief (ARP-ESSER). Before posting this plan, a funding overview was presented at the June 14 Board of Education Meeting. The presentation can be viewed here. On June …

QES Fun Friday Remote Assemblies (VIDEO)

Jared Campell brought live music to QES in a remote assembly to celebrate Fun Friday on June 18. You can watch at home with these links. Grades K & 1 Watch the K & Gr. 1 Fun Friday video here Grades 2 & 3 Watch the Gr. 2 & 3 Fun Friday video here

Graduation ceremony restrictions lifted

Dear senior parents/guardians, I am pleased to share that the COVID-19 restrictions for our graduation ceremony have been lifted following information released by Governor Cuomo’s office. Upon learning of the lifted restrictions, the district worked with the Cool Insuring Arena and Warren County Public Health to ensure these changes comply with all of the requirements. …

QHS Graduation Ceremony Approved Regalia

In recognition of the significance of commencement, all QHS commencement participants shall wear full academic attire – gown, cap, tassels.  Academic honors-based, armed services-based, and culturally-based regalia to the academic attire are permissible if they have been pre-approved by school administration to be appropriately recognized in the commencement program.   Defining acceptable District approved regalia ensures …

ARP Funding Community Survey

Dear QUFSD community, This spring, both the federal government and New York state released requirements for school districts that are receiving funds through the Coronavirus Relief and Response Act (CRRSA) and American Rescue Plan Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief (ARP-ESSER). The district is actively working on its draft ARP-ESSER plan, which will be posted …

Outdoor mask mandate lifted; updated guidance released

Dear parents/guardians, This morning, Gov. Cuomo announced that school districts can lift the requirement that students must wear masks outdoors. Guidance on mask use indoors remains in place. The updated guidance, reflecting Gov. Cuomo’s announcement, was released this evening. You may read it here.  As a result, starting Tuesday, June 8, all QUFSD students and …

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