Health Related Questions

  • What are the metrics used to determine if D15 needs to close a classroom, school, or the district?

  • Will parents be required to sign a COVID liability waiver if they select in-person learning?

  • What are the screening questions that will be asked each day?

  • If my child has to quarantine but is not infected with COVID-19, will this be an excused absence?

  • If a member of the family was exposed to someone with COVID, does my child need to quarantine?

  • How will the District be contact tracing?

  • How will the District deal with COVID cases at after school day care centers that students attend?

  • Will the District require a student or staff member quarantine for two weeks if he or she travels to a COVID hot spot?

  • What will happen if my child becomes sick with COVID-like symptoms at school?

  • What happens if my child is sick, but not with COVID-like symptoms, while at school?

  • Can the District require a student get tested for COVID if the virus is suspected? Can the District require a COVID test for a child to return to school if sent home for illness?

  • If my student becomes ill and has to quarantine — what will his/her classmate’s be told?

  • If my student is in class or on the bus with a student who tests positive for the virus, how will I be notified? Will my student have to quarantine? How much notice will I have to secure supervision for my child?

  • If a school nurse is absent, will there be a substitute registered nurse in his or her place?

  • Will the District be installing plexiglass barriers throughout the building?

  • Will siblings in the same grade level be placed in the same classroom?

  • When a COVID vaccine is available, will the District make this a requirement for students?