HES Announcements

Technology and Textbook Distribution Information

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Thank you for enrolling in the Natomas Unified School District (NUSD) for the 2020-2021 school year. While we know these are new and challenging times, NUSD is committed to providing all students with textbooks and to closing the digital divide to ensure that all of our students have access to a Chromebook and WiFi to engage in distance learning.

Distance Learning will be much different than last spring

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Natomas Unified and the Natomas Teachers Association leaders came to an agreement on how Distance Learning will look for 2020-2021. This is an agreement for all students that also recognizes the challenges Distance Learning creates for all teachers/certificated staff. Click on the heading to read the details.

Sacramento County schools are starting the school year in Distance Learning

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Despite our best efforts to provide families with options that best meet the needs of their students to start the 2020-21 school year, due to the increase of COVID-19 contact spread, limited national COVID-19 testing, and contact tracer shortage, Natomas Unified School District students will begin the school year with distance learning.

6 Pillars to Successfully Reopening Schools

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Superintendent Chris Evans presented our local plan to reopen our schools for 2020-21. Our local plan will follow state and county guidelines. It provides parents options for their students while keeping education and safety for all Natomas Unified front and center.

NUSD Expands Mobile Meal Service

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We are excited to share that effective Friday, May 1, we will expand our Mobile Meal Service to include supper, snack, and weekend meals. The mobile meal service will continue to be available at all 15 sites between 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Monday – Friday. To practice social distancing, parents are asked to remain in their vehicles for pick up and walkers are asked to follow the instructions of staff when they arrive to ensure the safety of everyone.

Free Mobile Meal Service Through May 21

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We are pleased to announce that during the physical closure of our schools, we will continue to provide free breakfast and lunch at all Natomas Unified School District schools* for children 18 and under between the hours of 11:30 am […]

NUSD School Closure for 3-weeks

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NUSD Community, As promised, we are providing an update on how we are responding to COVID-19 Coronavirus concerns.  At this time, in alignment with actions taken throughout Sacramento County and with the full support of the Sacramento County Public Health […]

Free food for 18 and under during school closure

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Natomas Unified School District Nutrition Services will provide an opportunity for families to pick up lunch and breakfast for the following day in a mobile walk up or drive-thru meal service for children 18 and under. This will occur on Friday, March 13th and Monday, March 16th at four school sites from 11:30 am-12:00 pm.

NUSD to Close Schools on March 13 & 16

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As we have shared since last Saturday, an extended weekend to address the policy and protocol effects of the Coronavirus was a possibility. Today, I am announcing the closure of our schools tomorrow Friday, March 13th, and Monday, March 16th. More information attached.

Safety Precautions for Cold/Flu Season and Coronavirus

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With the cold and flu season upon us and concerns about the coronavirus, as a safety precaution, we wanted to give you the most recent information that we have received from the Sacramento County Public Health Department about the coronavirus and provide you with tips to help you stay healthy this season and prevent the flu.

New Podcast Episode Released on how NUSD’s Parent University Equips Parents for Student Success

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Parent University offers a wide array of workshops and classes to support parents/guardians in raising successful students. From workshops on technology to college preparation to one of our most popular courses “Love and Logic,” Parent University is a resource specially designed for the needs of NUSD’s parents.