CORONAVIRUS INFORMATION FOR THE MPS COMMUNITY 

UPDATED May 13, 2020 

At this time, the Milton Public Schools is closed through the end of the academic school year.

The COVID-19 (2019 Novel Coronavirus) is an emerging health concern and we are closely monitoring this evolving situation. We understand that families have questions about the Coronavirus and how it may impact our schools and local community. 

Please direct any school related questions you may have to Superintendent Mary Gormley at mgormley@miltonps.org.  

Ongoing updates will be posted in the Superintendent's blog, linked here. 

Remote Learning information is found on the front page of our website. 


MPS Remote Learning Plan Spring 2020

Please see below for two important MPS documents about the MPS Remote Learning Plan. 

Remote Learning Update April 30, 2020

The Milton Public Schools COVID-19 School Closure Remote Learning Plan (Updated March 31, 2020)

Letter to famlies  from Jeffrey C. Riley Commissioner of Education


Milton Public Schools - School Closing FAQs 

 

We have compiled a comprehensive and ever changing list of Frequently Asked Questions. It is linked below and shared in each blog post. Please refer back to it often.

MPS Frequently Asked Questions


WHERE CAN I TURN FOR MORE INFORMATION?

UPDATED May 13, 2020

 

We share the following resources in the hopes that you will find them valuable resources as you discuss the Coronavirus with your children. 

How to Talk to Children about the Coronavirus

Talking to Teen/Tweens about Coronavirus

A Comic created from NPR based on interviews with experts

The NASP released a resource for parents you may find helpful. 

 

Additional resources 

MA Department of Elementary and Secondary Education Coronavirus Page

Talking to Children About COVID-19 (Coronavirus) - A Parent Resource

About Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Mass. Department of Public Health (DPH) Website

Just For Kids: A Comic Exploring The New Coronavirus NPR

Handwashing to Prevent Illness at School

Handwashing Video World Health Organization

Coronavirus Disease 2019 - CDC

Fact sheets from MA Dept of Public Health in Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, Portuguese, Haitian Creole & Vietnamese

Additional information from US National Library of Medicine in French, Arabic and Russian

CDC Travel Advisory

READY.org