• Current Mitigation & Prevention Strategies


    • Masks optional in buildings, on buses and outdoors

    Physical Distancing

    • Return to typical standards; encourage physical distancing when possible; increase physical distancing when possible during an increase in cases

    Handwashing and Respiratory Etiquette

    • Handwashing and respiratory etiquette taught and reinforced with signage posted
    • Hand sanitizer provided in every classroom and in communal areas
    • Provide time for handwashing, as needed
    • PPE provided in clinics
    • Masks available to students, if needed
    • Encourage proper respiratory etiquette and maintain heightened protocols for symptomatic individuals

    Cleaning and Maintaining Healthy Facilities

    • Nightly targeted cleaning of high-touch surfaces and all classrooms
    • Routine targeted fogging (weekly in each building and nightly in health clinics)

    Diagnostic & Screening Testing

    • Testing provided at LPHA and within in district Mercy clinic
    • Will continue to collaborate with SCCDPH

    Vaccination Efforts

    • Will continue to collaborate with SCCDPH to bring awareness to vaccine events when needed

    Accommodations for Children with Disabilities

    • Create and follow accommodations, as needed, for students with Individualized Education Plans, 504 Plans, or Health Plans