When There is a COVID-19 Case on a GPISD Campus...

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GPISD Will:

  • Conduct contact tracing to identify individual(s) who were in close contact with an infected person.
  • Directly contact individuals who were in close contact with the affected individual(s) and require close contacts to self-quarantine and monitor for symptoms. In the event of the need to self-quarantine, students will be transitioned to GPISD Online.
  • Communicate to all families on a campus when a positive case has been confirmed.
  • Conduct extra deep cleaning in areas where the infected individual(s) spent time.
  • Work with the health department to identify potential contacts.
  • Monitor symptoms of students and staff.
  • Send students and staff home when they are ill at school.
  • Continue to provide important health information to families.

GPISD Will Not:

  • Provide personally identifiable information of an infected person (name, grade level or class info).
  • Immediately close schools for one positive case.
  • Allow students/staff to return to campus until they meet all return to school/work requirements.