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In response to coronavirus (COVID-19), and to best serve our students, staff and families, Boise Schools will be closed Monday, March 16th and will remain closed through Friday, March 27th. All athletics and activities, including practices, have been suspended until further notice. The District’s child care provider, Just for Kids, will also be closed. Please visit our COVID-19 Response webpage from www.boiseschools.org for the latest developments.

COVID 19 Resources for Parents


How to communicate to your kids about COVID-19 - documents on this site: https://sites.google.com/boiseschools.org/bsdmentalhealthresponse/handouts-templates/for-parents?authuser=0
My kids school is closed, so now what?
https://confidentparentsconfidentkids.org/2020/03/13/my-kids-school-is-     closed-so-now-what/
How to de-stress during COVID-19:
https://www.pbs.org/parents/thrive/how-you-and-your-kids-can-de-stress-during-coronavirus
Tips for staff 
https://www.unr.edu/nevada-today/blogs/2020/mental-health-and-coping-associated-with-covid-19
Food pantries and local resources - just plug in your address and the closest food pantries will be located for you
Self-Rescue Manual - the Self-Rescue Manual contains local resources, counseling supports and much more.  
Discussing COVID-19 with your student - Spanish Korean - this handout includes some ideas to help you discuss the current COVID-19 status with your student
Mindfulness for Teens - Mindfulness is a simple tool your student can use to practice everyday stress relief
Headspace - Free app that will help your student practice mindful breathing, work on sleep hygiene among many other options.  Check it out!  
Stress Relief skill-building and ideas for self-care - some more ideas for talking to your teen about stress and managing our mental health through self-care
Resources and Activities for students to do at home during school closure