San Leandro USD

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Isolation & Quarantine Protocols

Students

Student(s) Who Test Positive for COVID-19 

Action: Isolation

SLUSD STUDENTS, regardless of vaccination status, previous infection or lack of symptoms.

  • Isolate at home for 10 days.
  • Need to have a negative test* before returning to school.
  • If symptoms, including fever, are still present not resolving, continue to isolate until symptoms are resolved.

*Antigen test preferred.

Student Who Are Exposed (considered a close contact) to COVID-19 

Action: 

Varies based on vaccination status

SLUSD STUDENTS, who are vaccinated who have had close contact with someone with COVID-19 while at school or at home.

  • Student does not need to Quarantine, but must do the following:
    • Show vaccination status or proof of recent COVID-19 infection to school
    • Monitor symptoms for 14 days
  • Students can return to school if the above two elements are present

SLUSD STUDENTS, who are unvaccinated, who are close contacts with someone with COVID-19 while at a school site.

Students may undergo a modified quarantine

  • STEP 1 – Quarantine for 7 days. Your student takes their first COVID-19 test.
  • STEP 2 – Take COVID test after day 5.
  • STEP 3 – As long as the result is negative on the test, the student may return to in-person instruction on day 7 if asymptomatic and wearing a mask.

EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES

Students returning under Modified Quarantine may NOT participate in extracurricular activities until the full 10- day quarantine period has passed.

IMPORTANT NOTES

  • If you choose to not participate in COVID testing, your student will undergo a 10-day quarantine.
  • Siblings of positive contacts (within their household) are not able to participate in a modified quarantine or special circumstance quarantine.

SLUSD STUDENTS, who are unvaccinated, who are close contacts with someone with COVID-19 not at a school site.

  • Students must undergo a 10-day quarantine

 

Staff

Persons Who Test Positive for COVID-19 (Isolation) 

Action

SLUSD STAFF MEMBERS, regardless of vaccination status, previous infection or lack of symptoms.

  • Stay home for 10 days.
  • Isolation can end after day 10 if symptoms are not present.
  • Wear a well-fitting mask around others for a total of 10 days, especially in indoor settings 

*Antigen test preferred.

 

Persons Who are Exposed to Someone with COVID-19 (Quarantine) 

Action

SLUSD STAFF MEMBERS who are:

  • Unvaccinated
  • Stay home for 10 days, after your last contact with a person who has COVID-19.
  • Quarantine can end after day 10 if symptoms are not present.
  • Wear a well-fitting mask around others for a total of 10 days, especially in indoor settings.
  • If testing positive, follow isolation recommendations above.
  • If symptoms develop, test and stay home.

 

Persons Who are Exposed to Someone with COVID-19 (No Quarantine)

Action

SLUSD STAFF MEMBERS who are:

  • Vaccinated
  • Wear a well-fitting mask around others for 10 days, especially in indoor settings (see Section below on masking for additional information)
  • If testing positive, follow the isolation recommendations above.
  • If symptoms develop, test and stay home.