On the Spot

  • Elementary Transportation Routes

    Our Transportation Department would like for elementary parents whose students will participate in-person learning to know that bus routes are currently being built. Transportation’s current plan is for emails to go out around noon Friday, October 23 with stop information (bus number, stop time, stop location). Families will also be able to access the Here Comes the Bus app starting Saturday morning to find bus stop information for their student(s).

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  • Parents as Teachers (PAT)

    PAT is an early learning program for ALL families with children birth through five years of age. To learn more about the program, please view the flyer.

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  • Flu Season/COVID-19

    During Flu Season, the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services reminds people to observe routine public health recommendations for the prevention of any strain of influenza:

    • Cover your nose and mouth with a tissue when you cough or sneeze. Throw the tissue in the trash after you use it.
    • Wash your hands often with soap and water, especially after you cough or sneeze. Alcohol-based hand cleaners are also effective.
    • Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth. This is how germs spread.
    • Try to avoid close contact with sick people. The Flu is thought to spread person-to-person through coughing or sneezing of infected persons.
    • If you get sick, stay home from work or school to limit contact with others to keep from infecting them.

    As the #1 preventive measure, the American Medical Association encourages everyone, six months and older, especially pregnant women, to be vaccinated against the flu. For more information about the vaccine, please click here.

    The symptoms of COVID-19 are similar to the regular seasonal influenza and include fever, coughing, and shortness of breath. Some people with COVID-19 have reported additional symptoms, such as a runny nose, sore throat, nausea, lethargy, lack of appetite, vomiting, and diarrhea. COVID-19 is thought to be spread via person-to-person contact through contaminated air droplets from coughing and sneezing by an infected person.

    As with controlling the spread of other viruses, we urge everyone to take the following preventive measures:

    • Wash your hands regularly, especially after using the restroom and before preparing or consuming food. Using soap and hot water, wash for about 20 seconds. Be sure to also wash your fingertips.
    • Use a hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol.
    • Avoid coughing or sneezing into your hands or in the air. Always try to cough or sneeze into a tissue, then throw the tissue away. If you don’t have a tissue, cough/sneeze into your arm.
    • As much as you can, avoid touching your eyes, mouth, and nose.
    • Wear masks in public settings around people who don’t live in your household and when you can’t stay 6 feet away from others. 
    • Individuals may be tested for COVID-19, but testing is not recommended unless you or your child begin to show signs and symptoms of COVID-19 infection. 

    If you believe you have symptoms of COVID-19, even if you are someone who suffers from regular seasonal allergies, you should stay home, separate yourself from others, monitor your health, and follow directions from local healthcare providers. 

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  • Raytown CARES Act Small Business Grant and Individual Assistance Programs

    The City of Raytown begins accepting applications October 1, 2020 for the Raytown CARES Act Small Business Grant and Individual Assistance Programs. These programs aid Raytown businesses and residents who have been negatively impacted by COVID-19 and can benefit from CARES Act funds to help maintain their businesses and household-related bills. 

    Raytown residents who have past due rent, mortgage and utility payments may apply beginning October 1, 2020 for CARES Act Individual Assistance. Community partners, Raytown REAP and HOPE Network, will assist the City of Raytown with the program and fund distributions which will be sent directly to eligible residents, landlords, mortgage lenders and utility companies. 

    For information about the Raytown CARES Act Small Business Grant and Individual Assistance Programs, please visit the program website at www.RaytownCARES.com.

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  • Success By 6 (SB6)

    The Raytown School District’s Success By Six program has a toy-lending program for children from age birth to kindergarten. The program allows families to check out toys at no cost to them. Check out more information in the flyer on how you can check out toys from Success By Six for curbside pickup.

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  • Fall 2020 Meal Distribution

    Drive up, walk up, and bus delivered meal services are now available. [Menu]

    We are starting to offer some already fully cooked heat at home items to expand bus and curbside meal offerings during this time. As items are added or changed, instructions will be updated on the District Food Services website link. Please follow the instructions found on the District's website at: https://mo02210312.schoolwires.net/Page/2183.

    Beginning Monday, Sept. 28, curbside meal pick up will be available from 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, at both New Trails Early Learning Center and Three Trails Preschool and all elementary buildings to better accommodate the recent change to the virtual learning schedule. The curbside meal times for all other locations will remain 11:00 a.m. -12:30 p.m. daily (Northwood and Raytown Success Academy do not have curbside pick up). Students can pick up meals from any district building. 

    The District’s Transportation Department will also be operating meal deliveries via school bus. A breakfast and lunch meal will be provided to each participating student at each given bus stop.

    Families can find their stop time and location for meal pick-up on the Raytown Schools' website, http://www.infofinderi.com/ifi/?cid=RCS28N4I9G68

    • Once you enter your address and it will show the elementary and secondary stop times. All high school and middle school are considered "secondary." Students can go at either the early or late time-whichever works better in their schedule.

    For more information, please visit https://bit.ly/32HyJZA.

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  • Spectator Guidelines for Sports & Activities: Fall 2020

    our students, staff, coaches, officials, and guests safe and healthy at our events and activities, as well as remain consistent with the expectations we have during regular school hours. We will continue to follow guidelines from MSHSAA and the Suburban Conference. **These guidelines may change based on updated CDC, Kansas City & Jackson County health departments, MSHSAA, and/or KC Suburban Conference recommendations once seasons get underway and competitions begin. For a full list of guidelines, pelase click here.

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  • Activities and Athletics Forms

    Please click here to access the required forms for participation in district activities and athletics.

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  • Online Enrollment for 2020-2021 school year is now open!

     

    Click on the laptop to enroll online

    Photo of a laptop with enroll now on it

     

     For more information, please visit http://bit.ly/2YZr5G3.

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  • Sprigeo Logo

    Sprigeo

    We recognize that creating a safe learning environment is a critical part of helping each child achieve academic success. Sprigeo is an online system that parents, guardians, and students can use to report bullying incidents and school safety threats. Sprigeo gives our stakeholders another medium for communicating with our school administration when bullying or school safety incidents occur. All information sent through the Sprigeo system goes directly to school administrators through a secure online connection. For more information about Sprigeo, please click here. Para obtener más información sobre Sprigeo, haga clic aquí. Links are now live under the PARENTS and STUDENTS tabs at the top right of the district homepage or to submit a tip, please click here

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