• *The contents of this page will be updated as new information becomes available. A single page may not be robust enough to house the information on back to school planning this summer. If we need more space to organize information, we may also transition this to a subsite.*

    June 25th - Dr. Tremblay sent this message to the FPS Community, outlining the initial guidance from the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) which will be reflected in plans from FPS. Further direction from the state is expected, but this preliminary info allowed Framingham and all MA School Districts to start from the same place.

    July 1st - School Committee Meeting: Dr. Tremblay presented the initial plan and next steps for Framingham following the preliminary guidelines from the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE). You can watch the meeting on Facebook and view the presentation slides in English, Spanish, and Portuguese.

    July 8th - Back to School Planning Feedback Survey: Parents/Guardians, Students, and Staff have been provided with an opportunity to provide feedback and input in response to the plan presented on July 1st. The links for those surveys are available in English, Spanish, and Portuguese. (You can read the full communication from July 8th here.)

    July 15th - School Committee Meeting: This meeting included Dr. Sam Wong and Alexandra DePalo from the Framingham Board of Health. They will be discussing the COVID-19 Report and FPS & Department of Public Health Collaborations; Continued Discussions on DESE Initial Guidance for School Reopening; Flu Vaccination; and Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) and Mosquito Control.

    July 22nd at 10:30am:  Back to School Updates: Live with Dr. Tremblay: Live webinar with real-time translation offered to the FPS Community. 

    July 22nd at 4:00pm:  Back to School Updates: Live with Dr. Tremblay: Live webinar with real-time translation offered to the FPS Community. 

    July 23rd at 8:45am:  Back to School Press Conference Live webinar offered to answer questions and provide direct information to local media. 

    July 29th at 10:30am:  Back to School Updates: Live with Dr. Tremblay: Live webinar with real-time translation offered to the FPS Community. 

    July 29th at 11:45am:  Back to School Press Conference Live webinar offered to answer questions and provide direct information to local media. 

    July 29th at 4:00pm:  Back to School Updates: Live with Dr. Tremblay: Live webinar with real-time translation offered to the FPS Community. 

    July 29th - School Committee Meeting: This was a joint meeting with the Framingham Board of Health. The Back to School Plan was presented, along with DESE guidance, survey results, and more. You can find the agenda and packet material on the School Committee's website.

    July 30th - School Committee Meeting: This was a continuation from the meeting on the 29th. You can find the agenda and packet material on the School Committee's website.

    August 5th - School Committee Meeting: This meeting covered updates on the re-entry plan, including a review of the updated District calendar with a start date of September 16th. You can find the agenda and packet material on the School Committee's website

    August 6th at 7pm:  Back to School Updates: Live with Dr. Tremblay: Live webinar with real-time translation offered to the FPS Community. (See how to join here.)

    August 13th at 8am:  Back to School Updates: Live with Dr. Tremblay: Live webinar with real-time translation offered to the FPS Community. (See how to join here.) 

    August 20th at 7pm:  Back to School Updates: Live with Dr. Tremblay: Live webinar with real-time translation offered to the FPS Community. (See how to join here.)

    August 25th at 8am:  Back to School Updates: Live with Dr. Tremblay: POSTPONED