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The Class Code is
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3.Enter your class code.
4.Log in with their student accounts or create new ones. (Note: students can use the same account to join multiple classes.)
5.Explore!
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School Closure Update

White Oak Community,

Gregg County is now in a mandatory shelter in place beginning tomorrow night Thursday, March 26th and running through Thursday, April 9th.

The earliest that staff would return to school would be April 10th.  The earliest that students would return is April 13th.  These dates are subject to change.
*White Oak ISD will continue the ‘meal program’ as well as continuity of educational resources on-line and hard copy.  Campus administration is currently working to disseminate additional materials and information.
*Only essential personnel will be on campus.
Thank you for your continued support during these very challenging times.
Brian Gray
Superintendent of Schools
Details of the order are below:

1. You may leave your home, but limit your activities. All individuals should shelter at their place of residence, except for essential activities and business. Additionally, to the extent individuals use shared indoor or outdoor space, they should maintain social distancing of at least 6 feet. All travel, except essential travel and essential activities, is prohibited. Travel into and out of the city is still allowed to perform essential activities, operate essential businesses, or maintain essential governmental functions.

2. To the extent individuals use shared indoor or outdoor space, they should maintain social distancing of at least 6 feet. All travel, except essential travel and essential activities, is prohibited. Travel into and out of the City is still allowed to perform essential activities, operate essential businesses, or maintain essential governmental functions.

3. The Shelter-in-Place orders also direct businesses, except essential businesses, to cease all activities except minimum basic operations. All essential businesses are strongly encouraged to remain open. However, even essential businesses are encouraged to determine essential staff necessary to operate and to send non-essential staff home. To the greatest extent feasible, essential businesses shall comply with social distancing requirements. Essential businesses include a variety of different types of businesses that provide essential goods and services for the community, such as healthcare, grocery stores, gas stations, hardware stores, banks, laundromats, transportation, media, construction, and several others detailed within the directive.

Essential businesses will continue to operate. Non-essential businesses should not continue to operate except for minimal, basic operations. See full list of essential businesses at this link.

School Closure Meal Update

School Closure Meal Information (Updated March 19th)

White Oak ISD will continue to provide meals for students during the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) closure. Please see the information below.

Beginning Wednesday, March 18, 2020:

WOISD will offer meals to ALL students in the district. Meals will be served in a ‘drive through’ format from 11am-12 pm daily. Guardians/students are asked to drive through in front of the secondary (HS/MS) cafeteria on White Oak Road. Meals will be hand delivered to each vehicle. All school aged children will receive a meal. ** Beginning on Monday, March 23rd, breakfast items will be placed in the lunch sacks for the kids to have the following morning.
For those guardians/students that are not able to ‘pick-up’ we will home deliver meals beginning at 12-noon each day. Please call the following number (903-291-2090) or e-mail [email protected] no later than 10am on Wednesday morning March 18th so that we can get an approximate number of meals needed. Please make sure to include an address and any pertinent information.
School meals will be offered to students on the following dates during the current Covid-19 closure:
Friday, March 20th
Monday, March 23rd
Tuesday, March 24th
Wednesday, March 25th
Thursday, March 26th
Friday, March 27th
Monday, March 30th
Tuesday, March 31st
Wednesday, April 1st
Thursday April 2nd
Friday, April 3rd

School Closure Update

White Oak ISD Community,

Due to the Covid-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, today Governor Greg Abbott
announced that all schools in Texas will be closed until midnight on April 3 rd, with
a tentative reopen date of Monday, April 6 th . Therefore, White Oak ISD will
remain closed until that time.
Please note that this is a very fluid situation, and this could be extended depending
upon recommendations the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS),
the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and so-forth.
White Oak ISD will continue the distance learning plan developed by campus
administration to try and have a continued educational process. Please check
campus webpages, Facebook, blogs etc., for any updated information.
Please know that we are looking at every possible ramification that these decisions
will have on our students moving forward. We will keep their needs and interests
in the forefront of that decision-making process.
We apologize for the inconvenience that this may cause and the disruption of
routine, but the health and well being of all Roughnecks will always be our guiding
compass.
Please continue to check the White Oak ISD website, Facebook pages, blogs and
other local news outlets for updates.

Brian Gray-Superintendent of Schools
White Oak ISD
The Home of ROUGHNECK Pride

Meals During School Closure

Beginning Wednesday, March 18, 2020:

WOISD will offer meals to ALL students in the district. Meals will be served in a
‘drive through’ format from 11am-12 pm daily. Guardians/students are asked to
drive through in front of the secondary (HS/MS) cafeteria on White Oak Road.
Meals will be hand delivered to each vehicle. All school aged children will receive
a meal.
For those guardians/students that are not able to ‘pick-up’ we will home deliver
meals beginning at 12-noon each day. Please call the following number (903-291-
2090) or e-mail [email protected] no later than 10am on Wednesday
morning March 18th so that we can get an approximate number of meals needed.
Please make sure to include an address and any pertinent information.
School meals will be offered to students on the following dates during the current
Covid-19 closure:
Wednesday, March 18 th
Thursday, March 19 th
Friday, March 20 th
Monday, March 23 rd
Tuesday, March 24 th
Wednesday, March 25 th
Thursday, March 26 th
Friday, March 27 th
This information will be updated as needed. Thank you for your continued support
of White Oak ISD. Go Roughnecks!

Skills Practice at HOME

During the next few weeks of “social distancing”, the kids may be looking for things to do.  Grade-level practice packets will be available for pick-up outside the Intermediate beginning Tuesday morning. In addition to those activities,  some links are provided below for both online activities and activities/games  in all subjects that may be made and played at home.

ONLINE PRACTICE:

1. The kids can continue to practice their math facts using XtraMath.  If you are unable to log in, email Mrs. Hunter ([email protected]) or Mrs. Odom ([email protected]) and we will send you the information.   We get daily reports on the kids’ progress.

2.  Online Multiplication Fact Practice

3. Several math assignments have been made in Prodigy–but the kids MUST use their school email address/password when logging in.  ([email protected]) The assignments ensure that the kids are working on at least 4th grade-level skills.

4. Students may also log in to Google Classroom using their school email to complete or finish the assignments on Adding Fractions & Adding Mixed Numbers.  If parents want to know more about Google Classroom, click on this link to find out:  The Parents’ Guide to Google Classroom

5. Several math assignments have also been made in Khan Academy. Again, students will need to log in with their school email address.

6. Our 4th Grade Math Sites  has many links to various types of skill practice.

7.  Virtual Tours of 12 Famous Museums

8. Scholastic Magazines

9.  Education Companies Offering Free Subscriptions due to School Closings

10. ReadWorks is a site that provides grade-level STAAR-like passages for reading practice.  Students must log in with the appropriate class code:

  • Bussey:  7UNK7C
  • Clift:  HLZWTT
  • Hunter:  3632EK
  • Odom:  YY2WKJ
  • Vineyard:  5SLECE
  • Wiley:  VTCNU2

11.  Mystery Science– Parents may sign up for mini-lessons for free.

“NO TECH” PRACTICE:

1. 3 Weeks of Maker Stations You Can Do at Home

2.  Scholastic: 15 Math Games in 15 Minutes or Less

3. 25 Fun Math Activities and Games that Kids Can Do at Home for Free

4. Non-screen Activities You Can Do at Home

5. 4 Outdoor Science Scavenger Hunts

6.  4 Life Science Home Projects

Spring Break

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White Oak Students and Staff will enjoy Spring Break from March 9th through March 13th. Monday, March 16th, will be a Staff Development Day. Students will return to school on Tuesday, March 17th. Be careful and have lots of fun.

See you back at school on March 17th!