Posted Jan. 4, 2022

COVID Protocols January 2022

COVID Protocols January 2022

St. Joseph COVID Protocols for January 2022

Overview:
Daily health check https://www.k12dailycheck.gov.bc.ca before arriving at school for all staff and students.  Download the K to 12 Health Check App on your smartphone.
Stay home when they are sick, and students or staff will be sent home if symptoms of illness develop at school.
Sanitize or wash your hands before entering a new space and as you leave a space (including when coming into the playground/school in the morning).
All staff & students Grades K-9 are required to wear a mask while inside the school.
Staggered entry/exit and recesses will remain, to limit crowding. 
HEPA Filters in all classrooms and work spaces.
Daily cleaning will occur twice per day for all high touch surfaces.
Visitors will be limited to those that support student learning & wellbeing (meal programs, curriculum learning).
Parent meetings will be limited to virtual appointment only.
Field trips will continue to follow destinations’ COVID protocols.
50% capacity limits will be in place for all indoor learning areas, and face-to-face seating arrangements in classrooms will be limited, where possible. 
Extracurricular sports between schools will be paused. 
Please visit our website https://www.stjosephnelson.ca/health-and-safety-plan-for-covid-19.php for more information or call the school.