Virtual Learning students will be allowed to participate in and attend extracurricular activities like athletics, fine arts, and FFA, etc. They will also be able to attend Career and Technical Education (CTE) certification courses. Students must provide their own transportation for these activities.
All electives at the middle school and high school will be offered to both on-campus and Virtual Learning students. Students will be responsible for engaging in onine work at the direction of their teacher in order to complete classroom assignments at home and be counted present each day. Certain classes will require Virtual Learning students to complete a lab or project at school. These lab times will be scheduled by the campus administrators to limit the number of students on campus. The following courses may require students to attend campus and complete labs or projects:
All extracurricular practices and contests will be conducted following safety protocols provided by guidance from UIL and TEA. This will include COVID-19 screening, group sizes, sharing & sanitizing of equipment, locker room usage, etc.
BISD anticipates that students opting for Virtual Learning will be permitted to participate in extracurricular activities that have a regular and consistent competition component (i.e. marching band, cheerleading, drill team & athletics) unless decisions from TEA or UIL are communicated that restrict particpation. More information will be provided as guidance from the state is finalized.