Frequently Asked COVID Safety Questions

  • Is KSD providing COVID-19 Testing?

  • Why can staff and students not wear masks with valves, gaiters or bandanas?

  • Who is a Close Contact?

  • How can my student continue to learn while quarantined at home?

  • What happens if my student's class is directed to temporarily close in response to COVID-19 transmission/outbreak?

  • What do I do if my student has been confirmed for suspected COVID-19?

  • Is there an established case count or other data metric within the school or community at which students would return to remote learning again?

  • What is the process for symptoms, positive cases or exposure to COVID-19?

  • How will parents be notified of COVID-19 in their student's classroom?

  • Is the COVID-19 vaccination required for students or staff?

  • How are medically fragile students being supported this school year with COVID still active?

  • Will there be large in-person assemblies or staff meetings?

  • What are the guidelines for athletics?

  • When is a student or staff member too sick to go to school?

  • Does my student have to wear a mask to school? What if they have been vaccinated against COVID-19?

  • Does KSD send updates and provide information to families in multiple languages?

  • Will there be overnight camp for 5th or 6th graders?