Letters from CUSD regarding re-opening of schools

  • Letter regarding options for the 2020-2021 school year, 7-7-2020

  • Letter regarding reopening of schools, 7-1-2020

  • Letter regarding reopening of schools, 6-25-2020

  • Frequently Asked Questions

Reopening Plan FAQs

  • FAQs CUSD Elementary In-Person Instructional Model

  • FAQs CUSD Elementary Connect - Chandler Online Academy

  • FAQs COVID-19 Health and Safety

  • FAQs CUSD Secondary Schools (grades 7-12)

  • FAQs CUSD Special Education and Section 504

  • FAQs CUSD Preschool Families 2020-2021

CUSD Models of Instruction

  • Reopening information and options for CUSD parents

  • Option 1: PreK-12th grade In-person Model of Instruction

  • Option 2: K-12th grade online instructional model

Elementary Connect

CUSD Re-opening Guidelines

  • Health

  • Cleaning and Disinfecting

  • Communication

  • Safety

  • Transportation

  • Food & Nutrition

  • Counseling/ Social Emotional Learning (SEL)

  • Special Education

  • Face Coverings

  • Governor Doug Ducey’s Executive Order Protecting Public Health for Students and Teachers 6-29-2020

     All schools shall delay the start of in-person classes for the school year that begins July 1, 2020, until August 17, 2020. To read the full executive order visit the website


Instructions to select options for the 2020-2021 school year

  • Before detailed instructional decisions can be made and course offerings can be solidified, all families are being asked to indicate their intent to return and select which instructional model they would like their child(ren) enrolled in for the start of the 2020-21 school year. Families have until July 14th to indicate their intent to return.


  • Calendar image

    2020-2021 school calendar changes include the following: 

    At this time, we want to share that we will still welcome our students back for their first day of instruction on Wednesday, August 5th. Until we can open schools for in-person services (August 17), all instruction will be delivered through our Chandler Online Academy (COA) or a virtual format.

    • School starts on August 5
    • 1 week fall break 
    • 1 week spring break

     2020-2021 School Calendar 

  • Curbside Meals Service

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