At home

  • All parents will be expected to perform an assessment of their child's health before they leave home, including temperature and other known COVID-19 symptoms.

  • Parents will send their child to school with a filled water bottle and clean mask. Masks will be available if needed at school.

On campus

  • On days students are to be on campus, students and staff must implicitly confirm they are fit to attend school by passing the point-of-entry sign on arrival.

  • Students and staff will be expected to follow all safety protocols, including wearing masks.

  • Students will be allowed to remove masks when eating or drinking.

  • Frequent hand washing will be encouraged at regular intervals throughout the day with both soap and water, and hand sanitizer.

  • Signage about COVID-19 symptoms, preventing spreading germs, hand washing, etc. will be placed strategically throughout school.

  • The borrowing or sharing of any items will be restricted.

  • Drinking fountains will be available for refilling water bottles only.

  • Daily cleaning protocols based on CDC guidance will be followed, with an emphasis on frequent cleaning of high-touch/high-traffic areas.

  • Classrooms and high traffic areas will be stocked with cleaner, paper towels and hand sanitizer

  • Hand sanitizer has been provided in every classroom and in key locations throughout the campus for the health and safety of our students, staff and community

  • School office will be managed to provide appropriate isolation of sick students or staff.

  • The district will take guidance from the Maricopa County Department of Public Health in the event a student or staff member contracts COVID-19. 

Daily home health screening checklist

Keep your child home if they exhibit any of the following symptoms: 

  • Fever or chills

  • Cough

  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing

  • Fatigue

  • Muscle or body aches

  • Headache

  • New loss of taste or smell

  • Sore throat

  • Congestion or runny nose

  • Nausea or vomiting

  • Diarrhea

Symptoms may be mild to severe.

Before you leave home...

Make sure your child has their:

  • Clean mask

  • Filled water bottle

  • Fully charged device and charger

Cleaning protocols

  • Custodial staff will be required to wear personal protective equipment (gloves and face mask).

  • Classrooms and school facilities will be cleaned and disinfected daily with additional attention to all high-touch surface areas.

  • In addition to daily cleaning and disinfecting, every classroom is stocked with disinfectant spray bottles for classroom use. The expectation is that these cleaning supplies will be used in the classroom to wipe down and clean high touch surface areas throughout the day.

  • To provide assurance a classroom has been cleaned and disinfected daily, a magnetic sign will be placed on the whiteboard indicating the classroom has been cleaned since the previous day.