Walter L Parsley Elementary


Home of the Patriots


School Reopening 2020-2021

NHCS is operating under Plan B AA/BB schedule in all grades. Pre-K through grade 5 will transition to Plan A on Monday, March 8, 2021. Grades 6-12 will continue to operate under Plan B AA/BB schedule. 
Under Plan A, all elementary students will have the option to choose full-time in-person learning or full-time remote learning. Schools will be contacting parents to verify the attendance option they are choosing for their student.
NHCS families should verify PowerSchool contact information is current to receive Connect 5 phone, email, and text notifications from their schools and the district.

See the NHCS website for more information about school reopening.
School Arrival Traffic Patterns
School Arrival Health Screening Procedures

*All staff are given temperature checks and screened upon entry.
*Students will be given temperature checks and health screenings before entering the building.


Building Social Distancing Features/Expectations

Under Plan B all students must adhere to the 3 W’s.  This includes 6 feet social distancing , wearing a cloth face covering, and washing their hands regularly. To assist your child in this transition we encourage you to begin familiarizing them with these expectations:
  • Symptom screenings will take place upon entry. 
  • Staff and students shall wear face coverings.

  • The South Entrance door will be utilized for entry by walkers and bike riders.

  • The Front Entrance will be utilized for entry by car riders and bus riders.

  • Traffic patterns in the hallways are labeled with red arrows to enforce one-way directional movements.

  • All students will be directed to wash their hands upon entry to the classroom.

  • All individuals will remain socially distanced from others.

  • Music, Art and Library classrooms will be sanitized between class changes.

  • Students will be prohibited from drinking directly from the water fountains.  They may fill bottles at the water fountain or at the Reverse Osmosis water station.

  • Playground use will be limited to one grade level at a time. No shared equipment will be allowed.

  • Each student will have his or her own instructional materials. 

  • Lunches will be delivered to classrooms.

  • Physical Education classes will take place outdoors.

  • PE equipment will not be shared.

  • Dismissal will be staggered by grade level.

Attestation Form English (required for EACH student prior to riding a bus)
Attestation Form Spanish (requerido para CADA estudiante que viaje en autobús)

Dr. Foust
The Importance of Practicing the 3W's During the Pandemic