Back to School Updates – August 23, 2021

Union Community:

We look forward to welcoming your students back to school on Wednesday, August 25!  Below are some reminders as we begin the new school year:


Arrival Time

  • MS/HS students should arrive no early than 7:15 am. Students who are dropped off are encouraged to arrive as close to 7:30 am as possible in order to avoid congregating in the halls.
  • Elementary students may begin being dropped off at 8:15 am.


Middle/High School Meet and Greet and 6th Grade Orientation

  • 6th Grade Orientation will be Tuesday, August 24 at 5 pm in the auditorium
  • 7th – 12th Grade Meet and Greet will be Tuesday, August 24 from 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm.


Breakfast and Lunch Costs

  • All students qualify for free breakfasts and lunches for the 2021-2022 school year. Students must continue to pay for a la carte items.



  • Masks are optional for students but strongly encouraged while in school.
  • Masks are required for all students on any district transportation.


Quarantining Guidance

  • The current Covid-19 Quarantine Guidance for K-12 Schools can be found HERE


Symptom Screening

  • Parents and guardians are asked to monitor their students for symptoms daily using the Symptom Screening Tool found HERE