Coronavirus FAQ

Below are some answers to frequently asked questions (FAQs). Updates will be ongoing. The same simple steps that prevent the spread of ordinary flu viruses work against COVID-19 and other illnesses.

  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. Use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer if soap and water are not available.
  • Cough into a tissue or your elbow (not your hand). Then throw tissue away and wash hands.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, or mouth with unwashed hands.
  • Avoid contact with people who are sick.
  • Stay home when you are sick
  • Keep students home if temperature is above 100.0 F (37.8 C) or they report not feeling well, appear weak or ill
  • Consult your health care provider if you or your child has special health conditions that put you at increased risk