Instructional Options for 2020-2021 School Year

  • Return to Learn Central

    Choose your instructional model option!
    Each registered family should have received an email to make a selection, face to face or remote virtual instruction, for each student.  Newly registered families will have an opportunity to commit to an instructional model during the online registration process.  Please email  if there are any questions about the survey.
    Students participate in in-person instruction on campus 100% of the time.
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    or Students participate in learning at home 100% of the time.
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    Welcome to the Judson ISD Instructional Delivery Choice Page. This is where you can see how we will be teaching and protecting JISD students and staff during the 2020-2021 school year. 

    On Thursday, August 6, in a Special Board Meeting, an amended calendar for the 2020-2021 school year was approved. The NEW CALENDAR moves the first day of school to August 24. The approved schedule is below. The schedule is subject to change based on local and state guidelines or mandates.

    • Virtual LearningBack to School August 24 - first day of school
      ALL students will receive instruction remotely. 

    • September 8
      Students will remain in virtual remote instruction with a “Safe Haven” option for students that meet the following specific criteria:
      • A student has no internet connectivity at home.
      • A student receives Special Education Services through a specialized program such as Life Skills.
      • A student is a child of a single parent or two working parents and childcare is unavailable.
      • A student is a child of a first responder (law enforcement, fire department, EMS, medical hospital personnel, active duty military).

    • Virtual LearningClassroom LearningSeptember 28
      Move forward with our plan to provide the two instructional options that parents committed for their child(ren); either Face to Face Instruction or Virtual Instruction.

    Return To Learn Guidance

    An initial Return To Learn Guidance document regarding back-to-school plans and instruction has been posted and will be updated as new procedures and information are available. The information posted in this guidance document is also subject to change based on state and local decisions. 

    Much of the information in the Return To Learn Guidance document can also be found on the links below:

    If you have any questions about the plan or the options, please email them to

    Message from JISD Superintendent