How should my school prepare when there is minimal to moderate community transmission in our area?
Be prepared to activate your COVID-19 action plan. Also consider these other social distancing check points advised by the CDC.
Cancel field trips, assemblies, and other large gatherings.
Cancel or modify classes where students are likely to be in very close contact.
Increase the space between desks to at least 6 feet.
Stagger arrival and/or dismissal times.
Reduce congestion in the health office.
Limit nonessential visitors.
Limit bringing in students from other schools for special programs (e.g., music, robotics, academic clubs)
Teach staff, students, and their families to maintain a safe distance (6 feet) from each other in the school.