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In separate unanimous votes at the Monday, Aug. 3 special board meeting, the CSD Board of School Directors approved the district's health and safety plan and recommendation to reopen school 100 percent virtual.

Health and Safety Plan Presentation> | Health and Safety Plan>

Remote School Reopening Presentation>

School Reopening Committees


Four committees have been created to analyze the pros, cons, and implications of scenarios under consideration to re-open schools in August and assist in the development of our health and safety plan. Committee membership comprises students and families, members of the Cheltenham Educators’ Association (CEA), Business Employees’ Council (BEC), school board, and Cheltenham community, and school-level and central office administrators. These committees will continue to meet once a week through the week of July 27:

  • Curriculum and Instruction

  • Health and Wellness

  • Operations

  • Student Activities and Sports

Following every meeting, the subcommittees will share with the community written reports outlining how each of the aforementioned areas will be addressed. For those with questions, please send them to Questions will be routed to the appropriate sub-committee.


Weekly Reports: Week 1 report> | Week 2 report> | Week 3 report> | Week 4 report> | Week 5 report>

Membership: Curriculum and Instruction | Health and Wellness | Operations | Student Activities and Sports


Monday, July 27>>> Letter from Dr. Marseille outlining his August 3 Fall Reopening Recommendation

Friday, July 31>>> Letter from Dr. Marseille regarding 8/3 special board meeting.



Updates from PA Governor Tom Wolf

Process to Reopen Pennsylvania>>>

Responding to COVID-19 in Pennsylvania>>>

Gov. Wolf: Sec. of Health Signs Expanded Mask-Wearning Order>>>

COVID-19 Data for Pennsylvania>>>



Updates from the PA Department of Education

Phased Reopening of Schools>>>

Public Health Guidance Regarding COVID-19 for Phased Reopening of Pre-K to 12 Schools>>>


Updates from the PA Department of Health

Pennsylvania Travel Advisory>>>

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