On Monday, March 23, the district will launch HISD @ H.O.M.E. (Home-based Online Mobile Education).
Through HISD @ H.O.M.E., online student-directed lessons will be provided by content and grade level. Students can access the digital curriculum available through HISD @ H.O.M.E. with computers, laptops, tablets, iPads and smartphones. Instruction will be available online as follows:
Week of March 23: Students will be able to log in and interact with the digital resources
Week of March 30: Curriculum-based lessons and activities will go live
Webinars will be held to assist parents with accessing the digital instructional materials. The webinar schedule will be announced soon.
Beginning the week of March 23, teachers will reach out to families to determine each student’s needs regarding access to digital curriculum. This will assist campuses in determining the number of paper-based curriculum resources they will need to produce and provide to families.
You may apply for the following transfers to Mark White Elementary:
Choice Transfer – Dual Language-You apply for this transfer if you are interested in our French Immersion Program for Pre-K, Kinder, 1st grade. **You may apply for this transfer for 2nd-4th grade IF your child is a fluent French speaker.**
Choice Transfer – Boundary Option-You apply for this transfer if you are zoned to Briargrove, Piney Point, Pilgrim, or Emerson. This transfer is for PreK-5th grade.
Choice Transfer – Language of Instruction -You apply for this transfer if your zoned campus does not offer a Spanish Bilingual program in PreK-3rd grade OR if your zoned campus does not offer French Immersion for PreK-4th grade IF you child is has a home language of French.
Choice Transfer-Hardship-You may apply for this transfer in grades PreK-5th for the following reasons:
You already have a sibling child that is attending Mark White.
You are an employee at Mark White.
Your child’s after or before school care is located near Mark White.