Daily Health Self-Check

  • Don not send children to school if they have the following symptoms

    Staff, students, and families should self-screen daily for symptoms of COVID-19. Individuals may not enter a campus if they have symptoms or have been in close contact with an infectious person and should contact their health provider for evaluation and direction on self-care.

    Common symptoms:

    • Fever or chills
    • Cough
    • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
    • Fatigue (tiredness)
    • Muscle or body aches
    • Headache
    • New loss of taste or smell
    • Sore throat
    • Congestion or runny nose with another symptom
    • Nausea or vomiting
    • Diarrhea

    Individuals may not enter a facility if they:

    • Have been diagnosed with COVID-19 within the past 10 days
    • Are living with or had close contact with someone who, in the past 10 days, has been in isolation for or had a test confirming they have the virus. Close contact is 0-6 feet of a positive case while infectious for a period of more than 15 minutes cumulative within a 24-hour period, regardless of face coverings.
    • Have experienced  COVID-19 symptoms (listed by SCCPHD COVID-19 Prepared pg. 25-26) within the past 3 days.

    Quarantine and Test Result Decision Tree Flow Charts

    We follow the protocols outlined in the Santa Clara County Public Health Department (SCCPHD) guidelines for various COVID-related scenarios. Below are links to decision tree flow charts from the SCCPHD that illustrate the quarantine and test result guidelines: