There are a variety of safety provisions that will be in effect at school sites which relate to: 1) Physical Distancing, 2) Health Screening and Testing, 3) Hygiene and Disinfection and 4) Personal Protective Equipment.
Several of these provisions include the following. All students, staff, and visitors will be required to wear face coverings. There will be daily health screenings and temperature checks for all staff and students. Anyone exhibiting symptoms (not caused by a known pre-existing condition) will not be permitted on campus. Classrooms and high touch surfaces will be cleaned and sanitized daily. Bathrooms will be cleaned and sanitized throughout the day. HVAC systems have been tuned to ensure maximum efficiency and fresh air exchange. Handwashing stations will be installed in areas that lack ready access to sinks. Hand sanitizer will be accessible and used frequently. Signage will be used across the school. Drinking fountains will only be utilized to fill cups and water bottles. Students are encouraged to bring a water bottle to school with their name clearly written on it.
Protocols will be put in place to limit direct contact as students and staff navigate the campus. Supplies and other instructional materials will not be shared, or will be cleaned between uses.
For more information concerning the specific safety measures being used at schools across the district, locate the district’s COVID-19 Safety Plan (CSP) on the district website. This plan details the safety measures in place across district campuses. Safety measures within the CSP are strictly governed by local, state, and federal guidelines which have guided its development.