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Distance Learning Plan and Updates

Bear with Mask for Distance Learning  DISTANCE LEARNING  4/13/20- 6/4/20:  Bear with Mask for Distance Learning

We are here to help! To schedule an appointment for technology pickup, materials or book pick up, or other needs please click here to schedule an appointment or if you have a comment or concern.
Due to the increased Shelter In Place restrictions, all-district sites will only be open for essential services on Mondays and Wednesdays from 10:00 a.m -1:00 p.m. starting on Monday, April 13th by appointment only for these essential services. All social distancing protocols will be followed.  All questions, concerns and appointment requests should go through our request form(click here).
Instruction continues at home and online and you will be held accountable to complete work assigned by your teachers. We will have support and staff available to answer questions remotely and on campus. Please check Canvas, and your school Gmail account frequently. For additional educational resources please refer to our library student resource page.  

Also, our writing center is up and running.  If you need help with essays the writing center is here for you, please schedule an appointment at

Please note the entire campus is closed otherwise until further notice.

Technology Assistance

For any technology assistance: hardware, Canvas, Google, Infinite Campus or other software please email: or Request a Pick-Up here
Please be sure you are receiving important communications from teachers and staff members.  To do so, please double-check your Canvas notification preferences. Please click this link for instructions for updating your notification preferences in Canvas. Have the following notifications turned "on"
  • Announcements
  • Comments on Submissions
  • Grading
  • Conversations
Please refer to this resource (click here) for help with software related to distance learning.


There will be no more meal distribution at M-A during Covid-19 related school dismissal.  All meals will be distributed Monday and Wednesday from 10:30 AM-12:30 PM at East Palo Alto Academy and Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at Food Services at the District Office.   
Food Services is also distributing food to take home on Fridays from 10:30 to 12:30 from its James Street location. 
M-A students will have access to either. These resources are also available in the East Palo Alto community, and as always we are grateful to community partners.

Psychological and Social Needs:

Please refer to our resources page by clicking here for all emotion, social and other forms of support.