New Albany Middle School Transitioning to Virtual School
New Albany Middle School will be transitioning to virtual learning on Monday, December 7. Virtual learning will continue at New Albany Middle School for the remainder of the semester from December 7-December 18.
This decision comes amid a rise in the number of students and staff who are currently quarantined at New Albany Middle School. Other schools are being carefully and consistently monitored; however, New Albany Elementary School, New Albany High School, NAHS Career & Technical Center, and NASTUC Alternative School will remain in-person, traditional school at this time.
New Albany Middle School will begin the following virtual schedule on Monday, December 7.
1st Period 7:40-8:10 am 30 min
2nd Period 8:15-8:45 am 30 min
Break 8:50-9:05 am 15 min
3rd Period 9:05-9:35 am 30 min
4th Period 9:40-10:10 am 30 min
5th Period 10:15-10:45 am 30 min
6th Period 10:50-11:20 am 30 min
Lunch 11:20 am-12:05 pm 45 min
7th Period 12:10-12:40 pm 30 min
8th Period 12:45-1:15 pm 30 min
Office Hours & Remediation 1:15-3:00 pm
Other Important Information:
Students who wish to begin virtual tomorrow (Friday, December 4) may do so and will be counted present if they log on their classes via Zoom. However, Friday, December 4 will be a traditional schedule from 7:40 am – 3:05 pm.
NAMS Basketball (in-season sport) will continue. Players should contact their coach for practice times and locations, as well as game information.
NAMS students who participate in soccer (in-season sport) should contact their coach for practice times and game information. NAMS students must have their own transportation to practices.
NAMS students who are participating in out of season sports will not practice during these two weeks.
Exams, Academic Expectations, & Paper Learning Packets
Semester exams will be administered virtually during the week of December 14.
Students who do not have reliable Internet should contact Anna Sloan at NAMS at 662-534-1820 for more information regarding paper learning packets. These students will be held to the same expectations as students participating in virtual learning.
All students will be held to the same academic standards as they have been this semester. Assignments, projects, and tests will be graded just as they are in traditional, in-person classes. NAMS has the same expectations for learning during this two-weeks.
School Meals & School Transportation
School meals for NAMS will be served Monday-Friday from 11:00 am – 12:30 pm daily. Pick-up will be at the Pavilion by the Middle School Cafeteria. Breakfast and lunch meals will be distributed at this time.
Bus pick-up and drop-off times may be altered for elementary and high school students during these two weeks due the reduced number of student passengers.