2/7/22 - Weekly Update

Good Morning AXL Families! 1) Expedition night is this Thursday, Feb. 10, from 6-7:30pm. We are so excited to showcase the hard work from our second trimester. Masks will be required for all on campus. This is a family event. Scholars should not be left unattended nor should be left after school. We will have a walk-up vaccine clinic at the school for this event. While sign-ups are not required, you can pre-register for the vaccine clinic here: https://www.comassvax.org/appointment/en/client/registration?clinic_id=20846 2) No School - Friday - Feb. 11. The school will be closed on Friday, Feb. 11 for a staff mental health day. 3) Masking at AXL Academy - at this time we are still under our mask policy as passed by our Board of Directors which states all scholars and staff in the presence of scholars must be masked at all times. The Board will review the current masking guidance from Tri-County at our next Board meeting on Wednesday, Feb. 16 at 5:30pm. All are welcome to attend. There is a section at the beginning for public comment. 4) Immunization letters from CDPHE regarding required and recommended vaccinations for schools in Colorado for the 22-23 school year are below: English: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1C3WHtqmB1yoD48wuWb0LaU17mpWlTp6x/view?usp=sharing Spanish: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1wvkAoBf8uEZbJNYU1S8Iq4MKG07Fgb4PnJeP1A8dI4U/edit?usp=sharing 5) Future Events: Feb. 21 - No School (Presidents' Day) Feb. 21 - Open House for prospective families Feb. 23 - Annual Lottery for incoming families Feb. 25 & 28 - T2 SLCs (Student-Led Conferences) 6) Want a free sweatshirt for your scholar? Submit a testimonial for us to feature on our website about why you are at AXL and what you love about the school. The first 25 to submit these to info@axlacademy.org will receive the free sweatshirt for your scholar. Be sure to include the size of the sweatshirt and the scholar we should send the sweatshirt home with. 7) If your scholar has received the COVID vaccine and/or any updated immunizations, please send the updated immunization records to nurse@axlacademy.org. 8) When shopping on Amazon, please shop via AmazonSmile! AmazonSmile will donate 0.5% of eligible purchases to AXL Academy. Now available on the Amazon App! Open the app and find ’Settings’ in the main menu (☰). Tap on ‘AmazonSmile’ and follow the on-screen instructions to turn on AmazonSmile on your phone. If shopping via a web browser, please select “AXL Academy” as your charity of choice. 9) Save the date! We are hosting a Chipotle fundraiser on 3/1. More information is coming soon. COVID Update as of 2/7/22: Positive Case(s): 0 Non Positive Quarantined: 0 13% of scholars fully vaccinated