• return to school plan
    current phase 1
    This plan is subject to change and updates will be made based on latest information provided by the officials and other applicable federal, state, and local agencies as well as negotiations.
  • Message from the Superintendent

    A letter from Superintendent Dr. Clark Burke

  • here are the quick facts

    The quick facts of our Fall 2020 Return to School Plan.

  • personal protective equipment

    Employee and student PPE while on campus


    Classroom and campus safeguards for employees and students explained

  • health protocols and communication

    Our response plan to suspected or confirmed COVID-19 cases

  • recreational and learning support programs

    Programs from our community partners to support students and families during the 2020-2021 school year

  • learning and teaching models

    Learn more about the phased learning models
    Phase 1: Off-Campus Learning, Phase 2: Blended Learning, & Phase 3: On-Campus Learning

  • frequently asked questions

    Have questions? Our FAQ may help

  • visitors and office hours

    For the safety of our students and staff, please note our visitor restrictions and District Office & school site office hours

  • technology

    Technology support staff will make every attempt to resolve technology related issues remotely

  • transportation

    Transportation protocols during the 2020-2021 school year.

  • announcemnts

    News and Announcements from the District

  • employee screening and protocol

    For employees: Screening, protocols, questions & answers


    Learn about our commitment to clean facilities as well as modifications to promote student and staff safety

  • nutrition services

    Meal periods and services during all phases of return to school

  • sports and extracurricular activities

    Summer practice and conditioning guidelines from the National Federation of State High Schools Association

  • Resources

    The guidelines referenced in this plan are based on guidance from federal, state, and local officials

Important Dates and Checkpoints

Date Event
July 13 Board of Trustees approve updated learning models for 2020-2021 school year as part of the Return to School Plan
July 13 Families receive notification of approved learning models
July 14 Return to School Plan website launched: mantecausd.net/returntoschool
July 15 Superintendent announces school year to begin in Phase 1: Off-Campus Learning
July 17 Priority Reservation window for MUSD Online Academy closes
July 20-31 Open Registration for MUSD Online Academy
July 21 School Board Meeting
August 6 First Day of School
October 9 First Quarter Ends (High School)
November 6 First Trimester Ends (Elementary)