Lubec Elementary School worked with staff, the community, parents and students to determine best needs for in person and remote learning during the COVID pandemic. It was decided that the following programs and projects will be implemented:
Technology needs to include the purchase of iPads, chargers, keyboards, zoom accounts and related professional development for staff to include zoom and google instruction were funded.
Additional custodial hours were added in an effort o keep the school disinfected per CDC guidelines.
Window replacement, upgrades of technology infrastructure, the hiring of additional bus drivers, custodians, and bus monitors were included in the grant proposal.
It was agreed by all that safety hazards at the school be addressed to include the replacement of old crumbled asphalt, replacement of old doors, old tile floors, installation of no contact faucets, and no contact paper towel dispensers were funded.
Additional COVID sanitization equipment was purchased to include a floor sanitization machine and additional cleaning items.
An after school enrichment program and a summer school enrichment program were coordinated with the help of Lubec a community Outreach Center and they will continue for three years with the help of the Covid federal funds.