COVID-19 Procedures

Parents should not send students to school when sick. The NJ Department of Health recommends that students who meet any the criteria below be excluded from school:

Two or more of the following symptoms:

  • fever (measure or subjective) 
  • chills, rigors (shivers)
  • myalgia (muscle aches)
  • headache
  • sore throat
  • nausea or vomiting
  •  diarrhea
  •  fatigue
  •  congestion/runny nose

One of the following symptoms:

  • persistent cough 
  • shortness of breath 
  • difficulty breathing 
  • new inability to smell  
  • new inability to  taste 
  • Have a pending Covid test
  • Have been diagnosed with Covid within the last 10 days
  • Have been asked to quarantine due to Covid exposure

If a student meets any of the criteria listed above, then:
  • Students should stay home and notify the school
  • Parents should contact their pediatrician and have the student tested
  • Students will switch to asynchronous learning if the school determines they must stay home
  • Students should email teachers for assignments if feeling well enough to complete school work

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