HISD Reopening Plan and Parent Guide
All students will begin the 2020-2021 school year virtually on September 8, 2020. Virtual instruction for all students will continue for six weeks through Friday, October 16, 2020
On Monday, October 19, 2020, face-to-face instruction for students will begin. This date is subject to change based on COVID-19 conditions across the city of Houston and guidance from local, state, and federal health officials.
Parents will have the option to opt out of face-to-face instruction entirely for the fall semester and 2020-2021 school year. Parents who select online-only must attend a virtual class outlining expectations and sign an agreement committing to virtual learning.
Here is a timeline for the re-opening dates:
- September 8, 2020: First day of school (Virtual only)
- October 19, 2020: Face-to-face instruction begins – subject to change based on COVID-19 conditions across the city of Houston and guidance from local, state, and federal health officials.
- September 8 – January 29: First semester of remote learning for students/parents who choose online-only instruction.
*Parents will have the option to choose remote instruction for the fall semester (through January 29) or entire school year (through June 11).
For more information please visit https://www.houstonisd.org/Reopening
See below to download the HISD Reopening Parent Guide