Responsible Restart & Updates for the 2020-2021 School Year
This page is intended to keep our students and families up-to-date regarding the current COVID-19 situation, as well as any materials for our responsible restart and back-to-school planning . As new information becomes available, it will be posted here.
2020 Back-to-School/Student Life on Campus Videos
April 3, 2020
For all newly accepted students who were invited to attend Penta's Signing Day on either April 28 or April 30, this event has been postponed. We will contact you once we return to school with more details.
March 30, 2020
Per Governor DeWine's directive today, March 30, Penta Career Center will be closed to all campus activities though May 1. We will continue to engage students in remote learning during this time. Also, just a reminder that Penta’s Spring Break is April 9 – April 13 so our on-campus instructors will not be engaging in remote learning activities with you during this time. If you are experiencing any problems, let us know so we can provide assistance. Please continue to check the Penta web site (pentacareercenter.org) for any additional updates. Stay safe and healthy.
March 24, 2020 Update Letter
March 17, 2020 Update Letter
March 16, 2020
We will have more details on March 17 about the remote learning plan. Our staff worked on Friday and today to create engaging options for students that can be completed online, picked up at Penta, mailed out, or will be delivered.
March 14, 2020
Penta Career Center wants to remind students and parents that school is NOT in session on Monday, March 16. School is scheduled to resume on Monday, April 6, 2020. Students that were absent from school on March 13, will be contacted about the educational expectations for the next three weeks. All students will have further communication about the ongoing educational expectations during this three-week break. Currently, Penta’s Spring Break is still scheduled to take place Thursday, April 9 – Monday, April 13. We will continue to provide updates as necessary. If any student needs assistance during the next three weeks, please contact the school during regular building hours (Mon-Fri from 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.) at 419-666-1120.
March 12 Letter to Parents
All Penta campus events and activities that were scheduled to take place between March 16 and the end of the school year have been postponed or cancelled. We will keep you informed if events will be rescheduled.
Meal Services at Member Schools
Please click on your school district's web site listed below to find out details about meal services.
(look at the district's Facebook page for updates)
Additional Resources for Meals
United Way of Greater Toledo has Meal information by clicking HERE
or call 2-1-1.
Additional Resources for Parents:
- Ohio Dept. of Helath COVID-19 Call Center 1-833-427-5634 (9 a.m. - 8 p.m.)
- CDC COVID-19 Updates
- CDC COVID-19 Prepare and Prevention
- Preventing and Preparing for COVID-19 resources at this link:
- Supporting Children
- Children's Resource Center Information
- Help for Stress and Anxiety
- For information on free and low-cost internet services available during this time, please click on the following link: Internet Resources