School Closure Information Spring 2020
The health and safety of our learners and staff are our top priorities. We continue to monitor the local and national developments regarding the COVID-19 virus and have made preparations to respond to how the virus may impact our community. This page will continue to be updated daily to reflect the most current information available.
If you have specific questions about your child's health or the health of a family member, you should contact your family's healthcare provider.
Grading - Evaluation of Learner Progress
We know that the current learning environment is one that most learners would likely not select for themselves, and are aware of the anxiety that many are facing as a result of COVID 19. In hopes of reducing anxiety related to the pandemic, as well as with the lack of comfort in navigating remote learning, Ligonier Valley School District Board of Education acted on administrative recommendations to either temporarily suspend, or revise policies for the 2019-20 school year, at its April 14, 2020 meeting.
Probably the most impactful change is the elimination of letter grades for Ligonier Valley Middle School and Ligonier Valley High School learners for the final quarter of the 2019-20 school year. Performance for this period of time will be revised to a Pass/Incomplete system. While LVMS and LVHS will utilize Pass/Incomplete reporting for grades 6-12, K4-5 and grade 6 ELA and math will continue with standard-ba
- Ligonier Valley High School – Tonya Fike: 8:00 am – 12:00 noon Monday -Friday email@example.com
- Ligonier Valley Middle School - Kelly Bayus: 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Monday - Friday firstname.lastname@example.org
- Laurel Valley Elementary – Lorraine Sapalio: 12:00 noon – 4:00 pm Monday - Friday email@example.com
- R.K. Mellon Elementary – Deneen Herrholtz-Clise: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Monday – Friday firstname.lastname@example.org