Understanding the Instructional Models Presented in PowerSchool

  • As you've begun to log into the PowerSchool Parent & Student Portal, you have probably noticed one of these new icons to the right of your child's name:
    Group 1 Lightening Bolt  Group 2 Moon  Virtual  Purple Star  Purple Hashtag  Green Pencil  Pink Stars  Green Circle

    These icons represent the group that your child has been assigned to for instruction; Group 1, Group 2, and Virtual:

    Group 1 Lightening Bolt
    Group 1 
    Group 2 Moon Group 2
    Virtual Virtual
    Purple Star 12:1:1 (4 days)
    Purple Hashtag 12:1:2 (5 days)
    Green Pencil 15:1 (4 days)
    Pink Stars Life Skills (5 days)
    Green Circle PRAISE (5 days)

    Students assigned to Group 1 or Group 2 will receive a hyrid learning schedule, where they are in school for two days and at home for distance learning the rest of the week:

    Monday  Tuesday  Wednesday  Thursday  Friday 

    Group 1
    Full Day
    On Site
    In-Person
    Student
    Instruction

    Group 1
    Full Day
    On Site
    In-Person
    Student
    Instruction

    Virtual
    Planning and
    On Site
    Professional
    Learning

    Group 2
    Full Day
    On Site
    In-Person
    Student
    Instruction
    Group 2
    Full Day
    On Site
    In-Person
    Student
    Instruction
    Group 2
    Full Day
    Distance
    Learning
    Group 2
    Full Day
    Distance
    Learning

    Group 1 & 2
    Full Day
    Distance
    Learning

    Group 1
    Full Day
    Distance
    Learning
    Group 1
    Full Day
    Distance
    Learning

    Students assigned to Virtual will receive 5-days of Full Day Distance Learning.

    To learn more about these instructional models and view the re-entry plan presentation made at the August 19, 2020 Board of Education meeting, please click the image below.

    MCCSD ReEntry Plan Presentation Cover

    https://youtu.be/qcuASauVPq8?t=69