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Updated Nov 2020 Daily Student Screening Questions

Student COVID Screening Questions updated Nov 2 2020

 

If a student has these symptoms

What to do

  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Loss of sense of smell or taste
  • Isolate at home for a minimum of 10 days from when symptoms started or until symptoms resolve, whichever is longer
  • COVID-19 testing is recommended
  • Can return to school before 10 days only if a COVID-19 test is negative, symptoms are gone, and the student was not a close contact of someone with COVID-19
  • Do not enter any long-term care settings for 10 days and until symptoms have resolved
  • If test results are positive, isolate at home for at least 10 days and follow instructions received from AHS

One of the following symptoms

  • Chills
  • Sore throat/painful swallowing
  • Runny nose/congestion
  • Headache
  • Muscle or joint aches
  • Feeling unwell/fatigued
  • Nausea, vomiting or diarrhea
  • Unexplained loss of appetite
  • Muscle/joint aches
  • Headache
  • Pink eye (conjunctivitis)
  • Stay home from school and monitor for 24 hours.  If after 24 hours your symptoms improve, you may return to school when you are feeling better
  • A COVID-19 test is not required but is available
  • Do not enter any long-term care settings for 10 days and until symptoms have resolved

If a child has any 2 of these symptoms, or after 24 hours, their condition gets worse or they develop a second symptom:

  • COVID-19 test recommended
  • May return to school after symptoms are gone, even without a COVID-19 test or results
  • Do not enter any long-term care settings for 10 days and until symptoms have resolved
  • If test results are positive, isolate at home for at least 10 days and follow instructions received from AHS
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