which satisfies requirements for the safe reopening of schools per CDPH
Guidance on Schools
. For those seeking to open while in the Purple Tier, these
plans have also been submitted to the local health officer (LHO) and the State
School Safety Team.
I confirm that reopening plan(s) address the following, consistent with guidance
from the California Department of Public Health and the local health
☐ Stable group structures (where applicable): How students and staff will
be kept in stable groups with fixed membership that stay together for all
activities (e.g., instruction, lunch, recess) and minimize/avoid contact with
other groups or individuals who are not part of the stable group.
Please provide specific information regarding:
How many students and staff will be in each planned stable, group
structure? (If planning more than one type of group, what is the minimum
and maximum number of students and staff in the groups?)
If you hav
e departmentalized classes, how will you organize staff and
students in stable groups?
If you ha
ve electives, how will you prevent or minimize in-person contact for
members of different stable groups?
☐ Entrance, Egress, and Movement Within the School: How movement of
students, staff, and parents will be managed to avoid close contact and/or
mixing of cohorts.
☐ Face Coverings and Other Essential Protective Gear: How CDPH’s face
covering requirements will be satisfied and enforced for staff and students.
☐ Health Screenings for Students and Staff: How students and staff will be
screened for symptoms of COVID-19 and how ill students or staff will be
separated from others and sent home immediately.
☐ Healthy Hygiene Practices: The availability of handwashing stations and
hand sanitizer, and how their safe and appropriate use will be promoted
and incorporated into routines for staff and students.