Hybrid Learning will begin on

    March 8th for Grade 6 students and March 22nd for Grade 7 and Grade 8 Students.

    Return to Learning Hybrid Agreement

    Click the link to virtually sign the Hybrid Learning Agreement

    English Version

    Spanish Version

    Cohort Returning Days

    • Students will either be assigned to Cohort A (attend on Monday/Tuesday) or Cohort B (attend on Thursday/Friday).
    •  Parents will be informed the week of March 1st which cohort your student will be attending. 

    Bus Waiver

    Students who are returning to school under the hybrid model and are riding a school bus need to complete this waiver.  It can be returned to school the first day, dropped off or completed, scanned and sent to  ACIANY@AACPS.ORG

    Transportation Waiver-English

    Transportation Waiver-Spanish

     Chromebooks & Uniforms: 

    • All hybrid students will need an AACPS issued Chromebook
    • Hybrid students will need to be in Bates uniform.  This includes a Bates Polo and Khaki pants, shorts or skirt.
    • Any student needing to pick up a Chromebook or purchase a polo  can come to Wiley H. Bates Middle School on Saturday, February 27th from 9:00-11:00 AM.  Use the gym doors to enter the building. Second semester materials can also be picked up at this time.

     Parent Orientation Dates:

    All hybrid parents are invited to an information session.  Students will also receive the same information during their Building Communities class.



    English Parent Information Session

    Spanish Info Session (en espanol)

    Grade 6

    March 3, 2021 5:00-6:00 PM

    Google Meet Code:


    March 3, 2021 6:00-7:00 PM

    Google Meet Code:


    (Spanish Only)


      7 & 8

    March 15, 2021 6:30-7:30 PM

    Google Meet Code:


     (meeting will be bilingual)



    Medication Drop Off

    If your child receives medication through the Health Room, medicine can be dropped off on Wednesday, March 3, 2021 from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM at Bates Middle School.

    Bates Schedule beginning March 1st.

    LINK to One Bates Hybrid Site

    Link to One Bate ESPANOL