Safe Learning Environment
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
⬥ Staff enter Doors 1, 3 or 15
⬥ Students enter Doors 1 & 3
⬥ 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
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