Coronavirus Resources for Schools

Reopening of SantaClaraCounty K12 Schools

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June 30, 2020 Page 21 Table 1. Steps to Take in Response to Confirmed or Suspected COVID-19 Cases and Close Contacts Scenario Immediate Actions Communication Scenario 1: A student or staff member either exhibits COVID-19 symptoms, answers "yes" to a health screening question, or has a temperature of 100.00 or above. • Student/staff sent home • Student/staff instructed to get tested No action is needed Scenario 2: A family member or someone in close contact with a student or staff member (outside the school community) tests positive for COVID-19 • Student/staff sent home • Student/staff instructed to get tested • Student/staff instructed to quarantine, even if they test negative, for a full 14 days after (1) date of last exposure to COVID-19 positive non-household contact or (2) COVID-19 positive household member completes their isolation • If student/staff test positive, see Scenario 3 below • School administration notified For the Involved Student Family or Staff Member: Template Letter: Household Member or Close Contact With COVID-19 Case Scenario 3: A student or staff member tests positive for COVID-19. • Student/staff sent home if not already quarantined • Student/staff instructed to isolate for 14 days after symptom onset OR 7 days after resolution of symptoms, whichever is longer. (If never symptomatic, isolate for 14 days after positive test.) • School-based close contacts identified and instructed to test & quarantine for 14 days o In stable elementary classroom cohorts: entire cohort o In other settings: use seating chart, consult with teacher/staff • School administration notified • Public Health Department notified For Positive Case Student Family/Staff: Template Letter: COVID- 19 Case For Student Families and Staff Members Identified as Close Contacts: Template Letter: Household Member or Close Contact With COVID-19 Case For All Other Student Families and Staff Members: Template Letter: COVID- 19 Case in Our Community

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