Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
California is responding to the spread of a respiratory illness caused by a novel coronavirus (COVID-19) first identified in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. Cases of COVID-19 are also being reported internationally and in the United States. California is actively working with the White House, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), local governments, health facilities, and health care providers across the state to prepare and protect Californians from COVID-19.
- On January 12, 2022, each student who are in in-person programs will receive a COVID-19 at-home test kit, which contains two COVID-19 tests. Be sure to talk to your child(ren) about receiving their at-home test kit. Please read the precautions and directions prior to using the test kits. On December 22, 2021, Governor Newsom announced the provision of at-home COVID-19 test kits for K-12 Public School and Charter School students.
- As of January 5, 2022, Governor Newsom extended the mask mandate to February 15, 2022. All Redlands Unified School District employees, students, volunteers, and contracted personnel are required to wear a mask when indoors at District-wide public spaces (i.e. District office, school sites, etc.), regardless of vaccination status and regardless if students are present.
- As of November 24, 2021 the state issued an updated K-12 Guidance: COVID-19 Public Health Guidance for K-12 Schools in California, 2021-22 School Year. Within the new framework are additional guidance, key mitigation strategies, which greatly reduce the prevention of widespread transmission of COVID-19 and allow for safe in-person instruction based on the latest information and scientific data.
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