Spring Break Travel Notice Form
Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Spring Break and Other Travel
With Spring Break taking place next week and other travel occurring, the Oklahoma State Department of Health and the Oklahoma State Department of Education have partnered together to provide specific guidance related to Spring Break travel. This advice is useful for Spring Break as well as other travel that may involve students, their families and employees.
Individuals returning from travel to China, South Korea, Italy, Iran, Japan or any other Level 2 or 3 country, as identified by the CDC, should self-quarantine for a period of 14 days before returning to school. Cruises may also require a quarantine upon return to the U.S. It is important that you stay aware of where you are in relation to COVID-19 hot spots. This applies to all students, teachers and district staff. District employees may use any available annual leave, personal leave, and/or sick leave during the 14-day self-quarantine. Whether other options are available will be determined on an individualized basis and with rapidly evolving COVID-19 developments in mind.
If you’re returning from a Level 2 or 3 country, please review the following:
Take your temperature with a thermometer two times a day and monitor for fever. Also watch for cough or trouble breathing.
Stay home and avoid contact with others. Do not go to work or school for this 14-day period. Discuss your work situation with your supervisor before returning to work.
Do not take public transportation, taxis or ride-shares during the time you are practicing social distancing.
Avoid crowded places (such as shopping centers and movie theaters) and limit your activities in public.
Keep your distance from others (about 6 feet).
Please refer frequently to the CDC Travelers Guidance as other countries may be elevated to Level 2 or 3 at any time. If you plan to travel to any country that the CDC has designated as a Level 2 or Level 3, you must let us know by filling out this Travel Form. This will help us comply with requests from health officials and aid in the prevention of the spread of this illness. For all other international travel, we ask that you be careful and watch for signs of the virus. Under no circumstances should staff or students, traveling internationally, return to work without first contacting their supervisor to ensure that a quarantine is not applicable based on their travel.
For more information on the Coronavirus, please click the link below.
For students affected by quarantines or the virus – we will work with families and students to set up remote learning arrangements to avoid disruption to education. Should you have questions or individual concerns, please contact Mr. Haskell or Mrs. Hall at 918-788-3129.