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Are You Sick?

COVID-19 Decision Tree for People in Schools, Youth, and Child Care Programs

Following the appropriate path if a child, student, or staff person is experiencing the following symptoms consistent with COVID-19:

  • More common: fever greater than or equal to 100°F, new onset and/or worsening cough, difficulty breathing, new loss of taste or smell.
  • Less common: sore throat, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, chills, muscle pain, excessive fatigue, new onset of severe headache, new onset of nasal congestion or runny nose.

 

Self-Screening

Families, students and staff are expected to self-screen at home before coming to school.

Anyone displaying any of the following symptoms of COVID-19 should stay home:

  • New onset of cough
  • Shortness of breath
  • Fever of 100.0 degrees or higher
  • Chills
  • Muscle pain
  • Sore throat
  • Loss of sense of smell or taste
  • Gastrointestinal symptoms of diarrhea, vomiting, or nausea

Students exhibiting these symptoms during the school day will be assessed and will likely be sent home.

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