Safety & Health Procedures

Protective Measures

  • If you are sick, see a doctor immediately and stay home.
  • Wellness checks will be performed daily which includes temperature checks for all staff and students.
  • Face coverings will be required in specific areas including: school buses, school hallways, extra curricular activities, and where social distancing isn't available.
  • Frequent hand washing is highly recommended.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth. Avoid sharing food as well.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after going to the bathroom; before eating; and after blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing.
  • If soap and water are not readily available, use a hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol.
  • You are highly encouraged to self-monitor for potential exposure to COVID. Monitor your health more closely than usual for cold or flu symptoms.

Social Distancing

  • Social distancing will be implemented whenever possible.
  • Parents and visitors will not be allowed to eat breakfast or lunch at school. They will not be able to walk children to their classroom to maintain safety for all.
  • Mandatory drills (fire drills, etc.) will be modified to meet CDC Guidelines.

Cleaning & Sanitizing

  • High traffic areas will be cleaned frequently including restrooms and common areas.
  • Classrooms will be cleaned daily.
  • The cafeteria will be cleaned between lunch periods and sanitizer will be available.
  • School buses will be cleaned multiple times a day.
  • Frequent hand washing and sanitizing will be encouraged.
  • Provide preventative supplies in each classroom, educational space and common area within a school building.
  • Permit children and staff to bring their own hand sanitizers and use them when needed.

 

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