Hello HCPA Parents/Guardians, Omicron cases continue to surge throughout the United States, and with a return to school after the holidays, HCPA has been closely monitoring how it impacts our teachers, staff, students, and families.In anticipation of growing cases of COVID-19 due to close contacts over winter break, Hmong College Prep Academy will be transitioning temporarily to distance learning for the next two weeks. ·On Wednesday, January 5th, all K-12 students will be given their technology devices to bring home. ·On Thursday, January 6th, there will be NO SCHOOL for students.Teachers will spend the day preparing materials and curriculum online. ·Distance learning from home will begin on Friday, January 7th.Class schedules will run as normal with live classes and work posted to Schoology (3-12) and Seesaw (K-2). ·Students will return to school on-site on Monday, January 24th. During this time, we highly encourage all families to take extra precautions regarding social distancing and large gatherings to further prevent the new cases of COVID-19.