Working Together to Stay Together
As we prepare for the opening of Blair’s 173rd year, being “all in” and “all together” as members of our School community have never been more important. We are making every effort to ensure a safe return to campus for the fall semester, and we are looking forward to reuniting on the hilltop to live and learn together, embracing all that is best about the Blair experience.
Of course, protecting the health and well-being of everyone at Blair and in our surrounding community are our highest priorities, so, campus life must look different this fall. We are confident that our School community will quickly adapt to our “new normal,” which includes numerous strategies to guard everyone’s health and safety and exciting new classroom technologies that will connect us in new ways. More than ever before, our daily actions and choices will impact those around us, as well as our ability to remain together for the fall semester.
Here we detail our current reopening plans for the 2020-2021 school year. Our administrative team continues to closely monitor ongoing developments around the coronavirus pandemic. As we receive further guidance from state officials and health experts, we will keep families informed of any adjustments needed to protect our community. Any updates will be communicated to students, parents, faculty and staff via email throughout the 2020-2021 school year.
We hope this information will answer all of your questions about how we will resume in-person instruction, athletic training, arts programs and dormitory living while protecting the health and well-being of our students, faculty, staff and the larger community. Please don’t hesitate to contact Blair’s student life office with questions or concerns at (908) 362-6121, ext. 5600, or firstname.lastname@example.org. To download this information as a PDF, click here.
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What will dormitory & school life look like during the fall semester?
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What if factors outside of Blair’s control change these plans for the 2020-2021 academic year?
How do I acknowledge receipt of these expectations and guidelines? If I am taking classes virtually, will tuition be adjusted?
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