UPDATED Covid testing & quarantine instructions for families - MOUNT VERNON HIGH SCHOOL

MVSD COVID-19 Instructions for Students & Staff - 1.14.22

Follow these instructions to determine when to return to school.

Please notify your school of your return date.

School staff will only return calls when necessary to determine the correct date.

  • Students/staff with any symptoms of cold, flu, or COVID should stay at home until they have been fever-free and feeling well for at least 24 hours without medication.

  • VACCINATED students/staff without symptoms may come to school after close contact or household contact with a COVID case. Visit our Symptom Watch page for details.
     

Cold, Flu, or COVID Symptoms Ist day of symptoms STAY HOME NEGATIVE TEST REQUIRED to  RETURN TO SCHOOL  If no test, return on DAY 6 Return to school with negative test only after you have been fever-free and feeling well without medication for at least 24 hours.

Positive Case 1st day of symptoms STAY HOME 5 DAYS RETURN TO SCHOOL SCHOOL . DAY 5 DAY 6 Return to school only after you have been fever- free and feeling well without medication for at least 24 hours.

Close Contact/Non-household - unvaccinated student/staff EXPOSURE STAY HOME 5 DAYS RETURN TO SCHOOL NEGATIVE TEST REQUIRED © SCHOOL DAY 5 DAY 6 or DAY 10 without test Return to school with negative test only after you have been fever-free and feeling well without medication for at least 24 hours.

Household Contact - unvaccinated student/staff EXPOSURE STAY HOME 5 DAYS 5 MORE DAYS FiEStanthe symptoms O Last day the CASE stays home DAY 5 RETURN TO SCHOOL  NEGATIVE TEST REQUIRED DAY 10 SCHOOI DAY 11 or DAY 16 without test Return to school with negative test only after you have been fever- free and feeling well without medication for at least 24 hours.

 

For more information regarding COVID-19 protocols at Mount Vernon High School, visit our Student Health Services Website.