• Household close contacts of COVID-19 cases are required
to quarantine for at least 10 days after last exposure to a
• All persons in educational settings in close
contact with a COVID-19 case involved in an outbreak are
required to quarantine for at least 10 days after last exposure
to a COVID-19 case. Outbreak is defined as two or more
school-associated cases that are linked to each other.
• As soon
as possible, persons identified as close contacts in an
educational setting should be notified of their potential
exposure and given the option to voluntarily quarantine for 10
This means that only students meeting one or both new
rules listed above will be required to quarantine. We will
continue to notify close contacts so that parents and guardians
may monitor their students for symptoms of COVID-19 and/or
choose to voluntarily quarantine your student for 10 days.
Should a close contact student develop COVID-19 symptoms at any
point, please keep your student home and immediately notify the
As always, the health and safety
of our students, families, and staff is our top priority. If you
have any questions or would like more information, please
contact your student’s school directly. Thank you.
Leadriane Roby, Ph.D. May 10,
2021 Superintendent of Schools