COVID-19 Resources

VACCINATED STUDENTS
If your student has been vaccinated please fill out this survey for us to update your student's vaccination status.


COVID TESTING LOCATIONS
Inspired Diagnostics will be on site from 10:15 - 1:45 in the Gym MON & THURS every week for any close contact testing and routine testing. Students who have been registered will be tested routinely as well as all staff. Please register at Inspired Diagnostics to be able to get a comprehensive, accurate PCR COVID test taken. In addition, Inspired Diagnostics is hosting a drive-through testing site for the entire school community, symptomatic and asymptomatic, at Cabrillo College in Parking Lot K. Testing is available at this location 3-6 p.m. Monday - Friday. Register HERE for testing. Please print the QR code you received from registration and send with your student on testing days or when you go to the drive through testing site. You may also schedule an appointment HERE, but appointments are not required.

An additional Saturday Clinic is available 9am - 5pm at Pajaro Valley Unified School District office parking lot. 

COVID Protocol for Sick Students
Parents, please look over the following symptom list, if any of these symptoms apply to your student, please follow the below protocol.

Symptoms (even just 1 of these)
  • Fever
  • Chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath/difficulty breathing
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle/body aches
  • Headache
  • New loss of taste/smell
  • Sore throat
  • Nasal congestion/runny nose
  • Nausea/vomiting
  • Diarrhea
Protocol:
Inform school at onset of symptoms regardless of vaccination status. In order for your student to return to school you must do ONE of the following:
  • Get a negative PCR COVID test (no antigen/at home tests) and your student can return to school if fever free for 24 hours and symptoms have improved. Please print the results & send with your student to school on their first day back or email results to [email protected]
               OR
  • See a doctor and get a note to return to school stating the illness is due to an alternate diagnosis, not COVID. Or have the doctor fill out our Return to School Form (available in the office)
               OR
  • Isolate for 10 days. Notify Attendance/Health Clerk that you are choosing this option and sign the Short Term Independent Study Contract. Your student will need to complete all assignments on Google Classroom during their isolation. Once returned (if contract is completed) your student will receive attendance credit for the duration of their isolation.
PARENT REQUIREMENT
Inform school of COVID Positive Exposure or results regardless of vaccination status. Vaccination status and exposure circumstances will vary the procedure to follow. The Health Clerk will let you know your next steps for your student.

Parents! Please excuse your student's absences, no matter the reason, at 429-3883 or [email protected]

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