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K-12 Isolation Guidance: When All are Masked
If student tests positive OR is symptomatic with no test:
K-12 Quarantine Guidance: When All are Masked
If student is exposed to someone with COVID-19 in the classroom:
  • As long as continue to be asymptomatic, may remain in school and continue to wear a mask properly at all times, test on Day 5 if possible
  • May continue extracurricular activities; wear a mask properly at all times when able (while not actively performing or actively playing during your sporting activity) for all 10 days
  • If symptoms develop, get a test and stay home and if positive, follow isolation guidance. If test is negative, return to school when symptoms have resolved.

K-12 Quarantine Guidance: When All are Masked
If student is exposed to someone with COVID-19 outside of the classroom, including home contacts:

If fully vaccinated (have received all doses of vaccines, including booster if eligible)
  • As long as asymptomatic, may remain in school and continue to mask at all times in classroom; test on Day 5 if possible
  • May continue extracurricular activities; wear mask for 10 days (while not actively performing or actively playing during your sporting activity)
  • If symptoms develop, get a test and stay home. If positive, follow isolation guidance. If test is negative, return to school when symptoms have resolved.
If unvaccinated or partially vaccinated:
  • Stay home for 5 days; test on Day 5 if possible
  • Return to class on Day 6 if still asymptomatic. Continue to wear a mask for Days 6-10.
  • No extracurricular activities for 5 days of home quarantine. May resume Day 6 only if able to wear a mask at all times (including while actively performing or playing during your sporting activity) for Days 6-10.
  • If symptoms develop, get a test and stay home. If positive, follow isolation guidance. If test is negative, return to school when symptoms have resolved.

*All practices are subject to change based on expert guidance regarding local conditions.