COVID-19 Action Plan

Entrance Protocols

  •  Screening of all staff and children prior to entry, including a temperature check 
  • Staggering arrival and dismissal to ensure no mingling of classes
  •  Hands washed upon entry
  •  Parents and other visitors remain outside our facilities

Social Distancing

  •  Teachers and students remain within their pod
  •  Outdoor times staggered to ensure no mingling of pods
  •  Separate bathrooms assigned for each group
  •  Specials on pause until further notice 
  •  Classes separated into groups when possible, particularly during meal time
  •  Distancing of sleeping cots, placing children head to toe

Cleaning & Sanitizing 

  •  More frequent cleaning and disinfecting of all areas, particularly those with high touch use
  •  More frequent rotation of toys to allow for cleaning
  •  More frequent hand washing
  •  Hand sanitizer and sanitizing wipes provided for outdoor use
  •  Sanitizing bin for used toys in each classroom
  •  All stuffed toys and other hard to clean items removed from classrooms
  •  Assigning individual frequently used items to each child

Communication

  •  Training of staff in the new protocols
  •  Signage in school reinforcing the new protocols

PPE

  •  Masks worn at all times by staff
  •  Gloves used when handling food and when changing diapers

Containment Plan

  •  All sick children and staff isolated immediately
  •  No return to school without testing/medical guidance
  •  Coordinate with health officials for possible classroom or school closure
  •  Parents notified immediately of potential exposure