If your child exhibits symptoms or tests positive, please notify the nurse with the student’s name, your phone number and name as well as any test results before sending your student to school. If the test results are from a provider office or home test, include the test date and student's name.
Student Suspected or Confirmed COVID-19 Case Protocols
WSISD COVID-19 Return to School Protocol for Students
Students Who Have Tested Positive For COVID-19
An individual who is lab-confirmed to have COVID-19 may return to school when cleared by the nurse and all three of the following criteria are met:
Students Who Have Symptoms But Have Not Been Tested for COVID-19
Students Who Have Been Exposed to COVID-19 With No Symptoms
People with COVID-19 have had a wide range of symptoms reported – ranging from mild symptoms to severe illness.
Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. People with these symptoms may have COVID-19:
Health Pre-Screening for Students
Anyone with a fever of 100 or higher should not come to school or a WSISD facility. Students should also prescreen themselves for any of the following symptoms prior to coming to school:
Students may be subject to temperature checks for verification, especially if they are feeling ill or suspected of having a fever during the school day.
All staff will monitor students and refer to the nurse's clinic if symptoms are present. According to the assessment of the clinic staff, a treatment plan will be determined. Parents will be contacted to pick up students who are unable to remain at school, and the student's return to school plan will be discussed.
Parents must ensure they do not send a child to school on campus if the child has COVID-19 symptoms (see below), a pending COVID test, or is lab-confirmed with COVID-19.
General Health & Safety Protocols
White Settlement ISD continually monitors recommendations by the CDC and local and state health officials and establishes protocols that promote the guidance of these entities. WSISD will continue to monitor the number of COVID-19 cases and make adjustments to district procedures, as needed.
COVID-19 Testing Site
Cleaning & Disinfectant Protocols