Anyone who reports COVID-19-like symptoms will be immediately isolated from others, sent home, and referred to diagnostic testing as soon as feasible. While waiting to leave school, the symptomatic individual will be isolated in a designated isolation space and will be monitored by the Health Coordinator. The isolation protocols below apply regardless of vaccination status.

Symptomatic Isolation Protocol (Positive COVID-19 Test)

If a person tests positive for COVID-19, and they’re experiencing symptoms, they can return to campus when the following criteria are met:

  • 10 days since symptom onset AND
  • 24 hours after fever resolves without use of fever-reducing medications AND
  • Symptoms have improved

Symptomatic Isolation Protocol (Negative COVID-19 Test)

If the COVID-19 test comes back negative, they can return to campus when the following criteria are met:

  • 24 hours after fever resolves without use of fever-reducing medications, AND
  • Symptoms have improved

Asymptomatic Isolation Protocol

If a person tests positive for COVID-19 but has not had any symptoms, they can return to campus when the following criteria are met:

  • At least 10 days have passed since the date of the first COVID-19 test AND
  • They are still not experiencing any signs or symptoms