MASD COVID-19 Dashboard

Last Updated: 11/2/2020 6:25 PM

What happens if your child tests positive for COVID-19?

  • Student must quarantine for 10 days and be clear of symptoms for 48 hours.
  • Siblings must quarantine for 10 days after they are isolated from the positive case or from the conclusion of the isolation period.  This occurs even if they test negative. 
  • We ask parents and staff to report all positive results to us, however we do get contacted by the ACHD. Since the ACHD may be delayed it is critical that parents or staff inform us.

What happens when your child is quarantining? 

  • Students who are deemed a close contact must quarantine for 10 days regardless of being tested.
  • Siblings of close contacts do not need to quarantine, but we ask parents to monitor their health conditions.
  • School officials and ACHD will notify all families of close contacts.
  • CDC's information about when to quarantine

What is a close contact? 

  • Anyone who is within 6 feet for 15 consecutive minutes regardless of wearing a mask. 

How does contact tracing occur? 

What is an incubation period? 

  • According to the CDC, an incubation period is the time between exposure to an infection and onset of symptoms. 

What is isolation?

  • According to the CDC, isolation is the separation of a person or group of people known or reasonably believed to be infected with a communicable disease and potentially infectious from those who are not infected to prevent spread of the communicable disease. Isolation for public health purposes may be voluntary or compelled by federal, state, or local public health order.

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