Ohio Department of Education Continues to Update Website with Coronavirus-Related School-Building Closure Information

4/13/2020

In light of the current public health crisis, please be sure to check the Ohio Department of Education webpage regularly. Changes, cancellations and updates will be posted there.
 
As more details become available, the Ohio Department of Education continues to update its website with information related to the ordered school-building closure. 
 
Information on the Grading, Promotion and Retention webpage is intended to help educators and school administrators with questions about how to handle student grades, as well as promotion and retention of students from one grade level to the next in light of the ordered school-building closure. 
 
New updates to the Whole-Child Nutrition document offer information on how programs can continue to provide meals to students during the coronavirus pandemic. 
 
A new question has been added to our Frequently Asked Questions page to reflect inquiries about whether schools should adjust their calendars due to the ordered school-building closure. 
 
Educator Evaluation Systems Frequently Asked Questions are intended to help educators and school administrators with questions about the educator evaluation process in light of the ordered school-building closure. 
 
Autism and Jon Peterson Special Needs Scholarship programs now have a website to help answer questions that may arise regarding the administration of those programs due to the coronavirus pandemic. 
 
Finally, new information has been added to the resource site for Supporting Students Experiencing Homelessness during this time. 
 
As always, thank you for all you are doing to serve Ohio’s students in this unprecedented period. Stay safe and stay well!