Presentation School and COVID-19

The global COVID-19 pandemic is affecting all of us in myriad ways, schools in particular. This is an evolving situation and we are tracking news and information about the virus in our region. Please check this page regularly for updated information.

Please see our reopening guide for our detailed approach to beginning the 20-21 school year.

Please click here to review our COVID-19 Strategic Direction for information and thinking about the coming school year.

Key Summer Dates

July 15

TPS announcement of opening plans, learning structures, safety and protocols for the 2020-21’ school year to be received by email in the morning; an evening webinar is scheduled to communicate our decisions to family and take questions and feedback.

August 1

TPS to communicate, by email, more detailed information to help families prepare for the 2020-21’ school year; an evening webinar will take place to communicate and explain the plans in detail.

August 17 or 18 (TBD)

New Family Reception (format to be decided)

August 19 (TBD)

First Day of School


Please click here to access the following updates:

  • 06.15.20 - A New Chapter Begins
  • 06.05.20 - Hello/video from Jackie Gallo, our new Head of School
  • 06.15.20 - COVID Update
  • 06.01.20 - COVID Strategic Direction
  • 06.01.20 - EOY letter from Board Chair
  • 05.29.20 - COVID Task Force Overview

Please click here to access our 2019-20 Distance Learning Page.

Taskforce Members

  • Jacqueline Gallo*, Incoming Head of School
  • Jon Sebastiani, Chairman of the Board of Trustees
  • Heidi Williams, Trustee and Transition Chair
  • Dr. Jennifer Henn, Public Health Manager and Epidemiologist
  • Dr. Lora Eichner Blanusa, Trustee and Pediatrician
  • Scott Shapiro, Finance Committee Member
  • Alex Haley, Lower School Curriculum Director, Kinder teacher
  • Jamie Mitchell, Assessments/Technology Director, 5th grade teacher
  • Emma Evanson*, Director of Enrollment Management
  • Shanna Rodgers, Business Officer

*Main contacts