COVID-19 guidance and resources for schools

COVID-19 School and Childcare Screening Tool

Who should complete the daily screening tools? The screening tools should be completed daily by any school-based staff or visitors and all students who are attending school in-person (or by the parent/guardian for each child). 

Who does the screening criteria apply to? The screening tools are designed to determine whether staff and students should attend school each day. Individuals who do not work at or attend the school setting are encouraged to follow their individual workplace screening guidelines for COVID-19. Screening staff and students for COVID-19 symptoms and potential exposures every day before attending school is vital to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. All students/parents/guardians and staff should follow the directions provided in the screening tool including when to stay home from school and when it is safe to return to school.

School Resources

Please note that guidance is rapidly changing. When reviewing the websites and documents below be sure to verify the date. 

General Cleaning and Disinfection

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE

Parent/Caregiver Resources 

Supporting students and kids 
How-to links and videos (mask, hand-washing, etc.)