Coronavirus Resources for Schools

Reopening of SantaClaraCounty K12 Schools

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June 30, 2020 Page 14 D. Food Services Requirements • Refer to Distancing Section above for requirements regarding physical distancing in cafeterias and food service areas. • Follow all requirements issued by the County's Department of Environmental Health to prevent transmission of COVID-19 in food facilities. Recommendations • Serve meals in classrooms or outdoors instead of in cafeterias or group dining rooms where practicable. Serve individually plated or bagged meals. Avoid sharing of foods and utensils and buffet or family-style meals. E. Electives, Extracurricular Activities, Athletics, and School Events 2. Electives and Extracurricular Activities Requirements • Do not allow electives and extracurricular activities in which physical distancing (at least six feet) and face covering use cannot be maintained at all times. • Do not allow aerosol generating activities, including in-person choir, band, and vocal cheerleading activities (cheers and chants) due to increased risk of disease transmission Considerations • Consider whether extracurricular activities can be conducted outdoors or virtually (e.g., remote broadcasting of musical and theatrical practice and performances) or while maintaining stable classroom cohorts. 3. Athletics School athletics will be addressed in detail in forthcoming guidance.

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