• Safe Learning Environment

    Updated 9-22-20

    MN Dept of Health COVID-19 Decision Tree for People in Schools, Youth, and Child Care Programs

    COVID-19 Attendance Guide for Parents and Families

    Home Screening Tool for COVID-19 Symptoms

     

    Updated 9-10-20

    REQUIRING FACE COVERINGS

    Masks must be worn by everyone in the school buildings & on buses.

    The state of MN will provide 4 masks for each student & staff person (1 cloth face covering & 3 disposable masks) which will be distributed to families prior to the start of school.

    In addition, staff will each receive 1 face shield.

    MONITORING AND EXCLUDING FOR ILLNESS

    Daily health temperature checks & hand sanitizer for all staff and students upon entrance to buildings

    VES:

    Staff enter Doors 1, 3 or 15

    Students enter Doors 1 & 3

    PRHS:

    Staff enter Doors 1, 8 or 14

    ⬥ Students enter Doors 1 or 8

    Any travel out of the United States requires a 14 day quarantine upon return.

    THOSE WITH COVID-19 SYMPTOMS AND/OR FEVER OVER 100 WILL BE SENT HOME

    Staff or student will be isolated in designated areas while waiting to go home

    ⬥ MDH & OTCPH will be notified of confirmed Covid-19 cases

    ⬥ Staff, families & public will be notified of Covid-19 case(s) on school premises

     

    Pelican Rapids Schools POSITIVE Notified Covid-19 Case

    If your child or anyone in your household tests POSITIVE

    • Contact School Health Office at 218-863-5910 and keep the family home.

    If there is a POSITIVE CASE within your child’s classroom

    • You will be notified by the School District (who will be working with the Minnesota Department of Health & our local Public Health) in accordance with state guidelines

     

     

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    How to Safely Wear Your Mask

    How to Safely Wear Your Mask - Spanish

    How to Safely Wear Your Mask - Somali

     

    Care of face masks

    Face coverings can only be removed at meal times, or while outdoors when social distancing can be practiced

    Cloth face coverings should be washed frequently in soap and water.

    Disposable masks should be used only once.

     

    Additional safety measures:

    Face coverings can only be removed at meal times, or while outdoors when social distancing can be practiced.

    Supply of disposable masks available if student forgets to wear one.

    Drinking fountains for bottle refill only (students should bring water bottle with their name on it).

    Limiting non-essential visitors to the buildings.

    Discontinuing large group activities and events.

     

    Face coverings/masking in schools

     

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