Testing events will continue throughout the summer. Testing events are scheduled for:
– Cabell County Marshall Health/Mountain Health Network
Marshall University Medical Center/Cabell Huntington Hospital | 304-696-2900
1600 Medical Center Drive, Huntington 8:00am – 4:00pm Monday through Friday. Individuals should bring their insurance information and a valid ID. A physician order is not required; however, only those meeting the testing criteria during screening will be tested. Patients and residents of the Huntington area may also contact Marshall Health’s COVID-19 Information Line at 304-696-2900 to speak with a nurse, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.
–Lincoln County Monday through Thursday. Fridays by appointment only. Please call ahead and let them know that you would like to be tested so we can prepare for your arrival. Our number is (304) 824-3330.
Fayette County – Tuesday September 15th J.W. and Hazel Ruby WV Welcome Center 10:00am – 2:00pm
Boone County – Thursday September 17th 10:00am – 3:00pm Madison Civic Center
Kanawha County- Friday and Saturday September 18th & 19th 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM West Virginia State University
Cabell County – Friday September 25th 12:00pm -6:00pm Cabell County EMS Station No.7
Jackson County – Saturday September 26th 12:00pm – 6:00pm Riverfront Park, Ravenswood.
Wi-Fi Access …
Charleston Community Centers will be open to allow students FREE access to Wi-Fi for remote learning purposes!!! The Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center, Kanawha City Community Center and North Charleston Community Center will be open 7:30am – 6:00pm Monday through Friday, and the Roosevelt Neighborhood Center will be open from 7:30am -4:30pm Monday through Friday. Also, the Roosevelt Neighborhood Center also will host their senior lunch program from 12:00pm -2:00pm Monday through Friday. The Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center and Kanawha City Community Center will be holding after school programs as well. Please keep in mind that COVID-19 regulations include wearing face masks at all times while inside the building, getting temperatures taken upon entry, maintaining a 6-foot distance, cleaning or frequently touched surfaces every hour and no more than 25 people will be in the gym or large meeting room at a time. Weight rooms, cardio rooms and game rooms will remain closed!!!
–Kanawha County Schools Schoology Television Program- The district has put together a Schoology television program for parents/guardians on setting up an account, settings, student view, using the Schoology app and more. This will be available on Suddenlink Channel 17 will be aired Tuesday-Friday at both 7:16 a.m. and 7:16 p.m., along with Sunday the 20th at 7:16 a.m. and 7:16 p.m. As a reminder, there are digital Schoology videos available on our website now at: https://kcs.kana.k12.wv.us/re-_entry_2020/schoology___technology_guide.
Cabell County Schools Online Meal Ordering Program,,,,
As the district transitions to its 2020-2021 school year meal program, an online meal ordering system is being implemented to assist schools with meal distribution. These first week instructions apply to all students, regardless of the learning model parents have selected. The first four day meal packet MUST be ordered by Tuesday September 1st at 12:00pm!!! You need your student’s ID number which can be located on your child’s report card. Beginning September 4th Multi-day meal packs ordered by Friday September 4 at 12:00 PM will be ready to be picked up at school locations Friday, September 11 from 12:00 to 1:00 PM. If parents have students at multiple schools, they may opt to pick up meals at the most convenient school location. After the first week meals will be provided for Blended Learning students weekly. For students with last names beginning with the letters A-K, meals will be sent home with the student each Tuesday. For students with last names beginning with the letters, L-Z meals will be sent home with the student each Friday. For more details go to www.cabellschools.com.
-School Clothing Allowance Applications Open Now through September 30th
The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR), Bureau for Children and Families will begin accepting school clothing allowance applications now through September 30th for eligible children enrolled in West Virginia schools. Each eligible child will receive a $200 benefit that may be used toward the purchase of appropriate school clothing For more details or to apply go to https://www.wvpath.org/
The Our choice food pantry opens at 9:00 a.m. Monday through Friday, now located on site at Covenant House, 600 Shrewsbury. Last year 11,182 West Virginians relied on the Covenant House Food Pantry to put food on the family table. For more details, on how to help, or donate go to http://www.wvcovenanthouse.org/or call(304) 344-8053