Welcome Mountain Pointe Parents!

  • For a list of frequently asked questions about returning to school, please scroll down on this page. There is also a menu of topics to explore on the side of this page.


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Returning to School FAQ

  • What happens if Governor Ducey moves forward with reopening schools and I’m not comfortable with sending my student back yet?

  • How long will Tempe Union remain in virtual learning mode?

  • Why is the Blended Learning model no longer available?

  • What will the beginning of the school year look like?

  • How will students/parents know what is expected of them academically?

  • How will teachers know what to teach?

  • How will student attendance be reported?

  • How will teachers address the learning gaps?

  • How is the In-Person model (in virtual mode) different from the fourth quarter online experience?

  • How will my student be graded?

  • When students are at school, how will they receive breakfast and lunch?

  • How will schools provide social-emotional support?

  • What are some of the other ways that TUHSD has invested in supporting our students during this critical time?

  • How will services be provided to special education students in either model available?

  • My child does not have access to a laptop or other computer. Will we be able to check out a laptop?

  • I don’t have Wifi at my current residence. What are my options?

  • Will there be any technical support for students and parents?

  • Will my student be able to attend EVIT?

  • Will there be changes to Dual Enrollment programs?

  • How will parents/students be updated?

  • Who should I speak with if I have additional questions?

Welcome to Mountain Pointe High School

How to Report an Absence

  • Dial 480-759-8449 ext. 1

    Enter:
    2 – to report an absence for grades 9 or 10
    3 – to report an absence for grades 11 or 12

    After message and tone, please verbally state the following information:

    • Spell the student’s last name, then give the first name
    • ID Number
    • Date of absence
    • Periods missed
    • The reason for the absence
    • Your relationship to the student
    • Phone number where you can be reached

District Announcements

  • Upcoming Calendar Dates:

    • Aug. 3 – School Starts
    • Sept. 7 – Labor Day Holiday
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Safety, Transportation, Extracurricular, Food Services & Other FAQ

  • Will masks/face coverings be provided for students?

  • Can a face shield be used instead of a mask/face coverings?

  • What is the protocol for a positive COVID case at a school site?

  • What safety precautions will be in place to protect students and staff?

  • What are the specific social distancing plans for the schools, including classrooms, bathrooms, hallways, and lunches?

  • What are the specific cleaning/sanitization plans for the school day, including on buses? Will Cleaning supplies/PPE be supplied to classrooms?

  • How will Tempe Union decide if there is going to be a school closure?

  • Will schools return to "normal" if pandemic eases or a vaccine is released?

  • Will transportation be provided for students?

  • Is my student safe while riding the bus?

  • How often will buses be cleaned?

  • What will sports and performing arts look like during the 2020 – 2021 school year?

  • Is summer conditioning for fall sports/activities currently taking place?

  • What will happen with fine and performing arts programs?

  • Will my child have access to school meals?

  • Will my child still receive free/reduced price school meals?

  • Can I pick up more than one days’ worth of meals at a time?

  • Does my child need to be with me if I pick their meals up for them?

  • Can I pick up meals for all of my children or just the ones enrolled at the High School?

  • Do I need to fill out a new meal application for this school year?

  • Where can I find a meal application for this school year?

  • I have questions about my child’s activities that aren’t listed here. Who do I contact?

Parent Workshops & Events

  • Please check back for workshops and events. We will post information here throughout the school year as they become available.

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