Bestselling author James Patterson and Scholastic Book Clubs announced that McQuerry Elementary teacher Jeff Wood is to receive a grant of $500 and 500 Scholastic Book Clubs Bonus Points for the purpose of building classroom and at-home libraries for his students. Mr. Wood is among 5,000 teachers throughout the United States who received a grant, part of a $2.5 million personal donation made by James Patterson. To learn more . . .
A Year of Uncertainty — Tips to Prepare for a Virtual or In-Person Classroom Q&A with Chad Meyer, a Business and Computer Science Teacher Meet Chad Meyer, a teacher with 23 years of experience, from teaching keyboarding on typewriters in the 90s to computer science with CodeHS today! Chad tells us about his transition to a virtual classroom in spring 2020 and the preparation for future unknown transitions as Odessa . . .
As the district prepares for the upcoming school year, many decisions have been made using the latest information from local and state guidance from the various health, safety and education organizations. Please use the links below to access the most current 2020-2021 Re-Entry Plans & Procedures. 2020-2021 Re-Entry Plans & Procedures