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DPS School Board Policy Changes Effective 10/12/2020
Bus riders will have temperatures screened upon arrival at school instead of prior to boarding the bus.
Masks are required on buses.
Masks are recommended, but not required in classrooms (PK-8th)
Masks are recommended but not required in crowded common areas (K-3rd)
Masks are required in crowded common areas (4th-8th)
Children sent home with a fever of 100 or higher: Policy changed to the child may return after being 24 hours fever-free with no fever-reducing medicine.
Home ballgames - masks and social distancing recommended but not required.
We will encourage (but not enforce) parents to watch their child’s basketball game and then leave to allow more room in the stands.
Away ballgames - masks required and windows down on the bus. Continue social distancing on bus, when possible
Clarification: If there is a positive case on the bus, the positive case and students/staff within 6 ft of the positive case will quarantine.
Christmas Program - We will have a Christmas Program, broken into 3 age groups (so 3 separate programs). These will be held during the day. Date and age groups to be determined soon. Masks and social distancing recommended, but not required.