FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

  • While we may not all be together in the classrooms right now, we are still here to support your child just as we have always done. Please see the Frequently Asked Questions below for answers to helpful questions. If you have a question that is not on this list, please email hbe@homewood.k12.al.us.

eLearning

  • How will my child access eLearning?

  • How much student work is expected each day?

  • My child's teacher is hosting a Google Meet at 10 am, but I have an online work meeting at that time. Will my child be penalized if they miss the online meeting?

  • How will final grades be determined?

  • How do I communicate with my child’s teacher?

  • What should I do if my family needs any other assistance during this time?

  • When is the last day of school for students/eLearning?

Technology

  • What if my child needs a device?

  • Are school issued Chromebooks filtered for student use to help prevent browsing inappropriate content?

  • What if I need technical assistance regarding an issue that I am having with a school issued Chromebook?

  • When will I have to return the Chromebook that I checked out?

Student Meals

  • Where can I go if I need to pick up student meals?

  • What do I do if I need a refund from my child’s lunch account?

  • What should I do if my family needs any other assistance during this time?

School Facilities

  • Are the schools or elementary school playgrounds open?

  • If my child still has medicine at school, how do I get it?

  • When can I pick up my child's school supplies?

  • What are the plans for graduation?

Registration

  • How do I enroll my child for the 2020-2021 school year?

  • When is on-site registration?

  • What do I do if I have an upcoming Kindergartener?

  • Will there be summer school at HMS and HHS this year?