Utah K-12 COVID Recommendations Released

The school district(s) have a medical sick policy that states if someone is at school with respiratory symptoms, they will be asked to return home.  If a student or staff member tests positive for COVID-19, they will be asked to isolate at home for 10 days.  The School District(s) along with Utah County Health Department, strongly encourage the use of masks for all students and staff while indoors. 

If a student is exposed to COVID-19 at school, that student should follow the guidelines for quarantine (below) as stated in the Utah Department of Health’s K-12 School Recommendations and Disease Plan

Quarantine at home for 10 days,    OR

Quarantine at home for 7 days and then test on day 7.  If that test is negative, and your child does not have
symptoms, they may return to school,   OR

Wear a mask at school for 10 days,   OR

Wear a mask at school for 7 days and then test on day 7.  If that test is negative, and your child does not have
symptoms, they no longer need to wear a mask.    

If a student is exposed at home, that student should quarantine at home, away from the positive case for 10 days, before returning to school.

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