Update: Elementary Building Flooding

March 31, 2021

Many thanks to all elementary families for your patience and understanding as we plan our response to the flooding in our elementary building.

Work has been underway since last night to address the impact of flooding and prepare spaces for instruction as soon as possible. UF, contractors, and civil engineers are working on updates to our construction plans to mitigate potential for future flooding issues.

Important information for our K-5 families is included below.

Kindergarten – 3rd Grade Students Return to School Monday, April 5
Conditions on the first floor of the building require that we suspend school and instruction for all students kindergarten through third grade. This means K-3 students will not attend school online or on campus on Thursday, April 1 and Friday, April 2. Families should plan for K-3 students to return to school on Monday, April 5.

Kindergarten – 3rd Grade Blue Wave After School Closed Thursday and Friday, Resumes Monday, April 5

3rd Grade Reading FSA Rescheduled, Math FSA Date Unchanged
The the 3rd grade FSA Reading test has been postponed and the Math FSA date remains unchanged. 3rd grade families, please look for an email from Ms. Flavin later today for more details about FSA testing.

4th and 5th Grade Students Return to School Thursday, April 1
Instruction for 4th and 5th grade students both on campus and online will resume on Thursday, April 1. Students will access the second floor of the building via the outdoor stairs on the creek side of the building.

4th and 5th Grade Blue Wave Afterschool Open Thursday and Friday

4th & 5th Grade FSA Dates Remain Unchanged 

Meal Pick-Up Available Curbside
Meals are available for pick-up at no cost.
— Thursday, April 1 (9:30am-1:00pm) – 4 meals
— Friday, April 2 (2:00pm ->) – weekend meals

Questions or concerns about meal pick-up times?
Email: cafeteria@pky.ufl.edu | Call Beth Kavanagh: 352.215.0051

Again, we thank all of you for your support.


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