Start of School Checklist

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The following checklist will help your family prepare for the start of school.

Please take some time and complete all steps prior to the student’s first day of school.

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1. Establish a School Work Space in Your Home

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2. Ensure your Home Internet is Working

  • PALCS recommends High Speed Internet.
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3. Set up your Student's School Computer Equipment

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4. Read our Notice Regarding Computer Updates

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5. Log into PALCSchool

  • Visit www.palcschool.org and enter your username and password and select the Login button.
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6. Explore our PALCSchool Lobby

  • Our PALCSchool Lobby is jam-packed with useful information for both students and parents
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7. Explore PALCSchool Resources  

  • On this PALCSchool Page we have critical school information, frequently asked questions, school forms, and specific resources for parents and students.
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8. Update your Family’s Contact Information

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9. Join a Zoom Test Room

  • Do this to ensure the school laptop is configured properly and can access online class sessions. Visit: http://zoom.us/test
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10. Check Your Email Regularly

  • Students have two message accounts - Canvas Messaging and Gmail. Both are used for communication with teachers. Students should be checking both everyday.
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11. Be on the Lookout for Delivery of Books & Course Related Materials

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12. Be Prepared for Onboarding