COVID-19 NEWS & RESOURCES

Distance Learning Update!

Hello Families! We officially launch our new Distance Learning Portal this morning!! We are using Google Classroom to do virtual “school”. This week is all about getting oriented. Lessons will be posted on Monday and due each Friday. Scholars will get feedback and have touchpoints from their teacher throughout each week. If you haven’t received…

Past Updates

Updated Food Pickup Schedule: Tuesday 3/31 and Thursday 4/2

An important update regarding food pickup this week! We’re trying a new approach that will reduce the number of trips you have to make. You will be able to pick up a FIVE DAY SUPPLY of meals on Tues & Thurs! Here is the new food pickup schedule for the week: NEW FOOD PICKUP SCHEDULE…

Three Top Tips from Principals During Extended Closure and Remote Learning!

Hi families! While we all continue to adjust to the new world, we have Three Top Tips from our principals. We hope you find these helpful. Hang in there, you got this! 1) Keep it simple. Encourage your scholar to read as much as possible. Any reading counts! 2) 2-3 hours a day of education…

Wednesday Update to All Families

Hello Breakthrough families! Two important updates. FOOD: We are now able to offer both free lunch *and* breakfast for the next day as part of our daily M-F 11:30am-1:30pm food pickup service! EDUCATION: If you were not able to pick up your Distance Learning packet from school yet, please call your school’s front desk and…

Sunday Update on School Closures, Lunches, and more

Dear Breakthrough families — The following two messages were just sent out via our texting and phone services. We will continue to post all communications here on our website as well. Text Message to Families: Dear Breakthrough Families — We are busy doing everything we can to help our entire community manage this unprecedented situation.…

Friday Update Regarding School Closures and COVID-19

Dear Breakthrough Families, As you know, Governor DeWine announced a mandatory three (3) week school closure, effective March, 16, 2020.  However, in the interest of safety and preventing the spread of the virus, we are electing to start the mandatory break after school today, Friday, March, 13th. To ensure the seamless delivery of important services…

Statewide School Closure Announcements

Governor DeWine has announced a mandatory, statewide 3-week school closure effective Tuesday, March 17 due to COVID-19. Although there have been no confirmed cases in our schools, we are all committed to prevention of this outbreak and as such we will follow our Governor’s and local health officials’ direction. However, we are joining other schools…

Breakthrough Covid-19 Coronavirus – Update #2

Updated: March 11, 2020 Dear Breakthrough Community, This week, city and county health officials confirmed three cases of COVID-19 in Cuyahoga County. All three, as well as six close contacts to the patients, have been quarantined at home. As a reminder, the symptoms of COVID-19 are fever, cough and shortness of breath. Please keep children…

Breakthrough Response to Covid-19/Coronavirus – Update #1

Dear Breakthrough Community, This week, city and county health officials confirmed three cases of COVID-19 in Cuyahoga County. All three, as well as six close contacts to the patients, have been quarantined at home. As a reminder, the symptoms of COVID-19 are fever, cough and shortness of breath. Please keep children exhibiting these symptoms home…

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Facilities Response

Our team at Friends of Breakthrough has been busily working with our Facilities team throughout the pandemic, and also has preparing our school buildings for all possible scenarios for the upcoming school year. Please read on for the full update.

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