UPDATES RELATING TO THE 2019 NOVEL CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) FOR CATHOLIC SCHOOL FAMILIES
This page will provide parents and guardians of students attending Catholic schools across the Diocese of Bridgeport with continuing updates with respect to the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). Coronavirus activity in Connecticut continues to evolve and dominate the news. We are committed to providing you with updates containing information from federal, state and local health authorities, as it relates to our Catholic schools, in order for you to make informed decisions in the best interest of your child(ren) and your families.
RESOURCES FOR PARENTS
Virtual Field Trips
K-12 Various Subjects
Special Needs Strategies & Activities
Access to Books and Literacy Activities
- Epic | Leading Digital Library for Middle School and Under
- Bookflix | Nonfiction and Stories
- Tribune | Daily News Sites for Kids, Tweens & Teens
LINKS FOR MORE INFORMATION
MOST RECENT UPDATES
September 8, 2020
Online Academy Info Page Published
Download the latest version here: OCA Infosheet
August 26, 2020
Update from Superintendent, Dr. Cheeseman
August 26, 2020
2020 School Re-Opening Frequently Asked Questions Published
August 10, 2020
2020 School Re-Opening Plan Updated
Download the latest version of the plan here.
July 9, 2020
2020 School Re-Opening Plan Announced by Superintendent, Dr. Cheeseman
May 6, 2020
A Message from the Superintendent, Dr. Cheeseman
VIRTUAL HELP DESK FOR FAMILIES
Our virtual help desk is open for all of our families. A member of the Office of the Superintendent will be present in these virtual rooms for you to login, ask questions, and get support on Tuesdays from 10:30am - 11:30am. You can join by Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81272322709 or by dialing into 646-558-8656, US Meeting ID: 812 7232 2709 to join. Please see your school newsletter for the meeting password.
All diocesan/diocesan sponsored Catholic elementary and high schools will remain closed. All schools will continue our distance learning program through the end of the school year.
We remain singularly focused on the health and wellness of everyone in our communities, and our sacred mission remains Catholic education. Keeping in mind we teach the whole child, you can click here to find “Talking to Children About Coronavirus, A Parent Resource”. This document is provided by the National Association of School Psychologists and the National Association of School Nurses.