2021-2022 Reopening Plan


2021-2022 Safe Return to In-Person Instruction & Continuity of Services Plan


All Maryland school systems are required to provide the Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) a Safe Return to In-Person Instruction and Continuity of Services Plan (Reopening Plan) that addresses the reopening of Maryland schools for the 2021-2022 year. This plan must provide for the continuity of services that address and maintain the health and safety of students, educators, and staff. There are 12 requirements necessary for a complete plan.

2021-2022 Reopening Plan, Revised 9.15.21 (PDF for printing)

2021-2022 Reopening Plan, 6 Month Review, Rev. 3-22 (PDF for printing)

American rescue plan (ARP) elementary and secondary school emergency relief (esser) funds

The purpose of the American Rescue Plan (ARP) Act Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief (ESSER) III Fund is to help safely reopen and sustain the safe operation of schools and address the impacts of COVID-19 on the nation’s students by addressing students’ academic, social, emotional, and mental health needs. Caroline County Public Schools has been awarded $13,700,623 in ESSER III funds. This plan describes how the awarded funds will be used.

ARP ESSER Funds Application and Certification

ARP ESSER Budget Narrative

ARP ESSER Presentation, July 2021

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