COVID-19 / CORONAVIRUS UPDATES
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If you have any questions or concerns for the CASD Admministration, regarding the coronavirus,  please email them here.

Questions related to the coronavirus
DISTRICT UPDATES

5/22/20

  • Dr. Briggs weekly video
  • Letter from the Superintendent with updates on the distribution of student belongings and the graduation parade route.
  • Dr. Briggs telephone call to families transcript

5/15/20

  • Dr. Briggs weekly video
  • Letter from the Superintendent regarding closing the 19/20 school year, graduation, ESY, and upcoming events.
  • Dr. Briggs telephone call to families transcript

5/8/20

  • Dr. Briggs weekly video
  • Letter from the Superintendent regarding updates and information on pick up and drop off of student belongings.
  • Dr. Briggs telephone call to families transcript

5/1/20

  • Dr. Briggs weekly video
  • Letter from the Superintendent regarding updates
  • Dr. Briggs telephone call to families transcript

4/24/20

  • Dr. Briggs weekly video
  • Letter from Superintendent regarding updates
  • Dr. Briggs telephone call to families transcript
  • Updated Continuity of Education plan

4/17/20

  • Dr. Briggs weekly video
  •  Letter from Superintendent regarding update to the Continuity of Education Plan.
  • Dr. Briggs telephone call to families transcript

4/14/20

  • Letter from Superintendent regarding use of grounds.

4/9/20

  • Under order of Governor Wolf, all schools will be closed through the end of the 19/20 academic school year.
  • Dr. Briggs weekly video
  • All activities / events through June 10, 2020 are postponed / cancelled. Rescheduled events will be posted as they become available.
  • Dr. Briggs telephone call to families transcript

4/8/20

4/3/20 Cancellations and postponements:

  • All athletic events are postponed through 5/3/20.
  • 4/4/20 Battle of the Books - cancelled.
  • 4/21/20 From Our Arms to Your Arms - cancelled.
  • 5/2/20 CHS Jr/Sr Prom postponed with date TBD.
  • All testing - PSSA, Keystone exams cancelled.

3/30/20 A video from Dr. Briggs regarding the CASD Continuity of Education Plan. A digital copy of the plan.

3/30/20 Under order of Governor Wolf, CASD will be closed indefinitely.

3/26/20 Superintendent's letter to CASD families regarding continuing education with remediation and enrichment activities.

3/23/20  Under the direction of Governor Wolf, schools in the Commonwealth will be closed for students through 4/8 and re-open on 4/9/20.  ALL activities are cancelled or postponed, and will be announced as rescheduled dates become available.

3/19/20  Superintendent's letter to CASD Families

3/13/20  Under the direction of Governor Wolf, all schools in the Commonwealth will be closed for 10 business days.  CASD will be CLOSED 3/16-3/27/20 and will re-open on Monday, 3/30/20.  ALL activities are cancelled or postponed, no practices or events will be held during this time.

  • March 19 - Title I Family Night – Canton Elementary School
  • March 20-21 - Drama Production – Canton High School
  • March 21 - Lion's Club Multiphasic Blood Testing - Canton Elementary School
  • March 25-26 - Kindergarten Registration - Canton Elementary School
  • March 26 - NHS Blood Drive - Canton High School
  • March 26 - STEM Challenge / Field Trip
  • March 26 - FFA Public Speaking Event - Canton High School
  • March 30 - Music in Our Schools Concert - Canton High School
  • March 31 - Report Card Distribution
  • March 31 - Freshman Orientation - Canton High School
  • April 2 - Science Fair / Art Show / Book Fair - Canton Elementary School
  • April 3 - FFA Field Trip
  • April 16-18 YMCA Youth and Government Trip

Dr. Briggs will keep families updated via our social media outlets and on this page of our website.

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3/13/20  Thursday morning, Dr. Briggs shared with the 7th-12th grade student body an informational presentation about the Coronavirus - COVID 19.  In an effort to inform parents of his intent, please take time to review this presentation.

Student presentation on Coronavirus

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FOOD DISTRIBUTION

3/15/20

CANTON COMMUNITY "GRAB AND GO" PROGRAM

Who: The Canton Ministerium and Volunteers from the Canton Community

What: Canton Area School District Student “Grab and Go” Program

When: Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 4:30 – 6 :00 PM

Where: “Grab and Go” Program sites include the following:

  1. Leroy Ballfield Parking Lot
  2. Canton Pool (next to tennis courts)
  3. Ogdensburg Church Parking Lot
  4. Ralston Fire Department Parking Lot

Who is the event for?

Volunteers will be providing lunches for students in the CASD. Individuals will only be able to receive as many bags as students they have in their household.

Please Note: You will not be able to congregate at any site. The purpose of the program is to “grab” a bag and leave upon receiving the bagged goods. We will not have space set up for students to eat on site.

This is a “grab and go.” Thanks in advance for your cooperation.

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