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The Little Falls Community School District continues to work hard to prepare for the 2020-2021 school year. Below you will find the three plans the Minnesota Department of Education has asked each school district in the state to prepare for, as well as a plan for preschool and our COVID Testing Protocol.

LFCS Reopening Plan - In-Person Learning

Little Falls Community Schools plans to reopen with In-Person learning on September 8. On August 8, Superintendent Stephen Jones shared a little more information on the district’s reopening plan.

Stat at Home Guidelines

Parents often wonder if they should send their child to school with mild illness. Please see the attached document for symptoms that require you keep your child at home:

Stay at Home Guidelines

Fall 2020 Written Reopening Plans

The district has put together three separate educational options for the school year. Each plan includes a transition section on how the district could move between plans.

There is also a separate plan for the Continuing Education Center, Preschool and Early Childhood and a plan for COVID-19 Testing Protocols.


July 15 Plan

Here is a link to the first version of the Return to School Plan from July 15, 2020. Updated versions are listed above.

LFCS Reopening School Plan – July 15, 2020


Guidance from MDE

Here is a link to Guidance for Families – Planning for the 2020-2021 School Year from the Minnesota Department of Education that may provide you with some additional information as you prepare your children and family for the start of the 2020-2021 school year.


Questions and Comments

Please reach out to Superintendent Stephen Jones at (320) 632-2001 or with questions or comments about the 2020-2021 Reopening Plan.