In accordance with AB 77 43504 c, an instructional day in a distance learning model is a day in which all students are scheduled for the length of the day that meets minimum requirements for instructional minutes.
For the 2020-2021 the instructional minutes for each grade is as follows:
|Grade||Minutes of Instruction|
|Preschool, Transitional Kinder & Kindergarten||180 minutes (3 hours) |
|1st, 2nd, 3rd ||230 minutes (3 hours, 50 minutes)|
|4th, 5th, 6th||240 minutes (4 hours) |
Teachers and service providers shall establish, maintain and keep posted an instructional schedule for students, parents and administration.
During the scheduled instructional minutes the teacher shall engage in daily live interaction and synchronous instruction.
Classroom teachers shall establish regular and ongoing forms of communication with all parents and guardians regarding the students academic progress. At Vista Square our primary mode of communication is through the App: Class Dojo.