Welcome to Fort Chiswell Middle School

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Fort Chiswell Middle School

Home of the Pioneers

Announcements

Welcome to FCMS


Effective January 25, 2021

All students will remain on the Distance Learning Schedule until
January 22nd.  The Wythe County School Board voted to return to in-person instruction, 5 days a week, with a 2:00 pm dismissal every day beginning
Monday, January 25.  Families who choose to stay
100% Virtual will still have this option. 

If you plan to stay Virtual you need to contact FCMS at 276-637-4400.

All safety mitigation strategies for in-person learning will remain in effect. 
WCPS will follow the Governor’s Executive Order 72 which maintains the requirement that individuals must wear masks while indoors at public and private school settings unless they qualify for a health or safety exemption.  Masks will also be worn outdoors when 6 ft. distancing cannot be maintained. WCPS will continue to follow any new guidance or executive orders issued and update our plans accordingly. 

Wythe County Public Schools would like to thank ALL of our students, staff, and the school community for their cooperation and support! Together, we can continue to provide everyone with a safe, healthy, positive, and productive learning environment.

Sports will be updated ASAP- please stay tune. 



Effective December 7th, 2020

FCMS will be 100% Virtual

Students will follow their schedule as we have been doing since returning to school but now everyone will be on-line.

100% Distance Learning Plan

Students need to log in and participate during their teacher's live meets to be counted present.

Students need to complete and turn in all assignments as requested by their teachers.


 

WCPS Inclement Weather Information

As winter weather approaches, WCPS will continue to monitor safety conditions 
for our students and staff. At times, we will have traditional “snow days”. We feel it is important not to take the magic of a “snow day”
away so our children have something time-honored to remain in their lives. But there maybe times, especially when we can predict imminent weather coming, where we will have to utilize digital learning. This option may be used 
when we have missed an excessive amount of days and in-person
learning is not feasible due to inclement weather.

Inclement Weather Flyer



Distance Learner Transition Information

Distance learners will be allowed to transition back to
in-person learning on the following dates only:

January 15, 2021 - End of 2nd Grading Period/First Semester (Re-enter 1/19)
February 17, 2021 - Mid-term 3rd Quarter Grading Period (Re-enter 2/18))
April 27, 2021 - End of 3rd Grading Period (Re-enter 4/28)
*Dates are subject to change due to inclement weather


 

FCMS In-Person and Distance Learning Information

FCMS In-Person Learning Schedule

FCMS Distance Learning Schedule and Expectations


Attendance Guidelines 

Effective 10/27/2020 - Middle School attendance requirements for in-person and distance learning are listed below:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday
Students will be required to attend every class in-person and/or virtually through
scheduled live meets (Google or Zooms).

Wednesdays
Scheduled live meetings will be offered to all students during their regularly scheduled classes.

Teachers will communicate these times with their students through CANVAS.

Students will complete assignments independently for each class on Wednesdays as assigned by the teachers.

To be counted present, the student should begin completing their Wednesday assignments in during each class period.

Classwork should be completed promptly. If students complete their work early, they are not absent.

Special Circumstances
There may be some instances when either an in-person student and/or distance learning student may be
required to participate in live meets on a Wednesday.

Some examples may include but not limited to, small group instruction, individual instruction,or
remediation or enrichment opportunities.

Teachers will provide advanced notice of these circumstances.

Unable to Participate
If a student is unable to participate during Wednesdays or a particular class on
Monday through Friday, the parent/guardian should
notify the school office (276) 637-4400.

 


Distance Learning Information

WCPS In-Person/Distance Learning Transition Plan

One-to-One Computer Form

Project Hope Flyer

 



WCPS School Calendar

 


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