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COVID-19 Distance Learning

Welcome to Distance Learning at Visitation School. Our priority is the safety of our entire community and the possible impact on our students, faculty and staff. Find the most up-to-date information and answers to frequently asked questions. Please check back frequently for updates. 

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School Updates

March 27 

Distance Learning Update from Mrs. Gavic. Distance learning will continue through May 1. 

March 23, 3 p.m.

Welcome Back Message from Head of School Rene Gavic

March 23, 2 p.m.
Join Dr. Jules Nolan, school psychologist, for parenting information sessions each Thursday at 3:30 p.m. Add questions or topics for discussion here. Connect with Dr. Jules Nolan through Zoom Info

Topic: VIS Parent Support with Dr. Jules
Time: Mar 26, 2020 03:30 PM Central Time (US and Canada)

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March 17, 11 a.m.
Visitation begins distance learning on Wednesday, March 25. There is no school on March 23 and 24. All on-campus and events are canceled through April 12. 
See email from Head of School Mrs. Gavic.

March 16, noon:
Visitation Child Care, Extended Day and Montessori Plus is closed through Friday, March 20. 

March 15, 1 p.m. MSHSL Update

From the MSHSL: There will be no MSHSL activities and athletics at any member school through March 27. This includes all participation including, but not limited to training, practices, scrimmages, and contests. The previous MSHSL directive prohibiting scrimmages, contests and competitions with other MSHSL programs for Spring activities and athletics will continue until April 6.

March 15, 9 a.m.: Visitation Child Care, Extended Day and Montessori Plus Closed March 16 and March 17. Out of an abundance of caution, we have decided to close Child Care, Extended Day and Montessori Plus on Monday, March 16 and Tuesday, March 17.  We are working closely with the Minnesota Department of Health, CDC, Minnesota Department of Human Services and the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis to determine next steps. 

March 15, 9 a.m. COVID-19 Update

March 13

Visitation School is aware of MDH recommendations  regarding school closures and is closely monitoring this ever-evolving situation. We will be in communication with families early next week in the event that we move to distance learning. We appreciate your understanding and flexibility as we respond to rapidly evolving circumstances. 

Today, the Minnesota State High School League announced limitations to spring sports and activities.
See full press release here. Effective immediately until April 6: 

  • Participation in spring sports and activities is limited to practice and tryouts only;
  • Scrimmages, competitions, practices, training sessions or participation with other member school programs is not allowed.

Please continue to check back for further updates. 

March 12: COVID-19 Update
March 6: Spring Break Travel
February 28

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