Resources/Links During COVID-19 Closure

Nova Classical Academy Distance Learning Plan

Important Contacts:
Student mental health concerns:
Students in K-8: Emily Cranberg ecranberg@novaclassical.org
Supporting Students Emotional/Mental Health Presentation
Students in 9-12: David Shuman dshuman@novaclassical.org
Special Education/504 Plans:
Natalie Ferguson nferguson@novaclassical.org
English Learners:
Lower School: Kimberly Johnson kjohnson@novaclassical.org
Upper School: Noelle Frost nfrost@novaclassical.org
Students Experiencing Homelessness or Housing Instability:  Michelle Maciej mmaciej@novaclassical.org
Students diagnosed with or exposed to COVID-19: Jenny Xiong jxiong@novaclassical.org
Onsite Childcare for Children of Emergency Workers: Nadia Hussain nhussain@novaclassical.org
Meals provided by Nova: Kim Hyvarinen khyvarinen@novaclassical.org
Attendance: (including reporting an absence): attendance@novaclassical.org
Infinite Campus Access/login information Lower School: Virginia Gabor vgabor@novaclassical.org
Infinite Campus Access/login information Upper School: Barb Heitzig bheitzig@novaclassical.org
General Infinite Campus questions: Michelle Maciej mmaciej@novaclassical.org
Google Classroom Questions: Classroom teacher first, tech issues: Michelle Maciej mmaciej@novaclassical.org

2020-21 Communications to Families:

Vaccine Clinic for Nova Community-Sign Up

Arranging Vaccine Clinic for Nova Families 5/17

An Update For Nova Regarding The 2021-22 School Year 5/7

A message from Nova regarding Governor Walz’s announcement 5/6

Help Nova in our Efforts to Remain in Hybrid Learning 5/3

Nova 16 & 17yr old vaccine registration-beginning 4/27-act quickly! 4/23

Updated Guidance from MDH on Masking for Sports 4/22

Help Nova Stay Safe and Open 4/21

Information Regarding Nova’s Fall Learning Model 4/20

Nova Transportation Update 4/13

Safely ReuKNIGHTed-K-12 Hybrid Family Communication – 3/19

Safely ReuKNIGHTed Minnesota COVID-19 Vaccine Connector form 2/18

Safely Reuknighted-Update from 2/17 Press Conference

Safely ReuKNIGHTed-Update on Nova K-5 Reopening Information

Safely ReuKNIGHTed-Update on Nova’s Distance Learning Model 1/26

Safely ReuKNIGHTed-Update From Governor Walz’s January 18th Announcement

Safely ReuKNIGHTed-Update From Dec 21st Board Meeting 12/22

Nova K-5 Family Survey 12/10

Safely ReuKNIGHTed-Extension of Distance Learning through January 18th 12/8 (12/8)

Nova Special Board Mtg Update Regarding Activities 11/17

Activities COVID-19 Update 11/13

Safely ReuKNIGHTed-Extension Of Distance Learning Into 2nd Semester 9/29

Safely ReuKNIGHTed-Please participate in this Quarter 2 (beginning Oct 26th) Survey 9/9

Edukit, Chromebooks, & Student Planners-Pickup Monday, August 31st

Safely ReuKNIGHTed-Start of School Year Logistics

Safely ReuKNIGHTed-Athletics Decision | Reporting Processing & Protocols

Safely ReuKNIGHTed-Childcare, Meals, and Logistics

Safely ReuKNIGHTed-Aug 4th (plan to start with Distance Learning)

Safely ReuKNIGHTed-Reopening Nova Classical Academy

Timeline for Nova Families

Update on Nova’s Guidance Plans for the 2020-21 School Year

Ms. Cranberg’s Counseling Corner

*Meeting (phone) Request*

Additional Mental Health Resources:

Talking to Children About COVID-19

Child Mind Institute:

Talking to Children about the Coronavirus

Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA):

How to Talk with Your Anxious Child or Teen about Coronavirus

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA):

Coping with Stress During Infectious Disease Outbreaks

Collection of Activities to Help Kids Make Healthy Eating, Exercise, and Life Choices

Health Powered Kids

Young Adult/Teen Specific Stress Management:

Change to Chill

Wireless/Broadband Assistance:

Click HERE

Athletics/Activities:

MSHSL Activity Limitations: March 15, 2020