Screening for COVID-19

Review the following questions daily and STAY HOME if the answer is “YES” to any of them.

  1. Have you had any of the following symptoms (not caused by another condition) within the past 24 hours? If you are returning from a break or a new student or staff, have you had the following symptoms in the past 3 days?
    • Fever of 100.4°F or 38°C or higher
    • Cough
    • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
    • Chills
    • Fatigue
    • Muscle pain or body aches
    • Headache
    • New loss of taste or smell
    • Sore throat
    • Congestion or runny nose
    • Nausea or vomiting
    • Diarrhea
    • Other signs of new illness that are unrelated to a preexisting condition (such as seasonal allergies)
  2. Have you been in close contact* with anyone with confirmed COVID-19?
  3. Have you had a positive COVID-19 test for active virus in the past 10 days?
  4. Within the past 14 days, has a public health or medical professional told you to self-monitor, self-isolate, or self-quarantine because of concerns about COVID-19?

*Close Contact includes anyone in one or more of the following categories:

  • Been within 6 feet (2 meters) of a person with COVID-19 for a combined total of 15 minutes or more within a 24-hour period  
  • Live in the same household as a person with COVID-19  
  • Cared for a person with COVID-19  
  • Been in direct contact with saliva or other body secretions from a person with COVID-19 (for example: been coughed on, kissed, shared utensils, etc.)

If you answer YES to any of these questions, stay home and contact your school.