COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Resources
School leaders are in close contact with the County Department of Health and Human Services to obtain the most current guidance related to the Coronavirus/COVID-19.
School campuses are closed through the end of the 2019-20 school year.
Distance Learning is being provided to all students.
Congressman Jared Huffman is hosting Weekly Town Hall Meetings on Facebook: Every Wednesday at noon Congressman Huffman will host a Facebook Live Town Hall to provide COVID-19 updates. Visit facebook.com/RepHuffman.
- Email your questions to huffmanQandA@mail.house.gov and he will answer the top inquiries live.
California State Senator Mike McGuire is hosting Telephone Town Halls. Check his website for updates and meeting archives. https://sd02.senate.ca.gov
March 17, 2020: Special Board Meeting announced and will be held via livestream.
March 13, 2020: Classes Suspended To Mitigate Spread of COVID-19. Campuses close to students; schools continue to offer meals, resources. To further mitigate the spread of COVID-19 in Marin County, Marin County Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and Marin County Office of Education (MCOE) announced that all public school campuses will suspend classroom instruction to students for at least two weeks beginning March 16. Announcement available in English and Spanish.
March 13, 2020: Emergency Board Meeting to discuss school closure.
March 11-12, 2020: Marin County Department of Health and Human Services announces case status, testing, and guideline updates.
March 10, 2020: Press release from the Marin County Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recommending the cancellation or postponement of nonessential indoor gatherings of more than 100 people to prevent the spread of COVID-19 commonly called the novel coronavirus. This recommendation is in place for two weeks and will be re-evaluated as new information becomes available. The announcement is available in English and Spanish.
March 3, 2020: Letter from Superintendent with an update on the district’s plans for the unlikely, but possible, outbreak of the Coronavirus-COVID-19 in one or both of our schools, and our prevention strategies.
March 9, 2020, 6-7:30 p.m.: Community Meeting. Marin County Office of Education scheduled a community meeting with health experts from the Department of Health and Human Services and Kaiser Permanente. The event is open to the public and available via Facebook Live.
District Emergency Notifications
The District uses our Aeries Parent Portal to send announcements and emergency notifications to our families. Please make sure that your Aeries profile has the most current contact information for your family.
- Marin County Office of Education COVID-19 Resources
- Marin County Department of Health and Human Services COVID-19 Resources
- CDC COVID-19 Resources
- OnwardCA - Losing your job amidst a pandemic is traumatic. OnwardCA is a resource that has been rapidly deployed to help you get money or groceries or childcare; help you upskill, reskill, or refresh; and help you land a great new job
- COVID-19 Projections - Interactive worldwide health data projections, produced by the University of Washington Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation.
To help prevent the spread of germs:
Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after going to the bathroom; before eating; and after blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing.
- If soap and water are not readily available, use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol. Always wash hands with soap and water if hands are visibly dirty.
- Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
- Stay home when you are sick.
- Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash.
- Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces using a regular household cleaning spray or wipe.
- Follow CDC’s recommendations for using a facemask.
- CDC does not recommend that people who are well wear a facemask to protect themselves from respiratory diseases, including COVID-19.
- Facemasks should be used by people who show symptoms of COVID-19 to help prevent the spread of the disease to others.
Talking to your child/ren about COVID-19
- National Association of School Pyschologists - guidelines, tips, and resources