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PHPS Covid Protocols 2022-2023

update: ‚Äč‚ÄčAugust 29, 2022

The following protocols follow new CDC guidance for K-12 schools.
Updated CDC guidance

If a student or teacher is sick or not feeling well, he/she should stay home until they feel better.

Exposure to Covid:

If a student or teacher is exposed to a person with a lab-confirmed positive Covid test result:

  • Has no symptoms- Does not need to quarantine, but CDC recommends he/she wears a mask for 10 days in indoor settings. Duration of mask wearing can be decreased with a negative test on day 6.
  • Has symptoms- Should get tested.

Positive Covid Test Result:

If a student or teacher receives a positive Covid test result:

  • Has no symptoms-Can stop isolation after day 5.
  • Has symptoms- May stop isolation after day 5 if feeling better.
  • Regardless of when isolation ends, CDC recommends he/she wears a mask for 10 days in indoor settings.