COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Specific symptoms (new, not ongoing):
• Fever greater than 100.0 degrees
• Body ache or muscle pain
• Cough
• Congestion or runny nose
• Loss of appetite
• Loss of smell and/or taste
• Shortness of breath
• Sore throat
• Nausea
• Vomiting
• Diarrhea
• Chills
• Extreme tiredness


What do I do if I suspect that someone in my household has COVID-19, or I have been in close contact with someone that has recently been diagnosed with COVID-19?
1. Get tested:
MD Testing Link: https://coronavirus.maryland.gov/pages/symptoms-testing
A. Notify the school when your child is tested, and again if they test positive.
2. If you test positive:
A.
Isolate at home for 10 (ten) days. You must be symptom-free without the use of fever-reducing medication to come back to school.
B. Contact your healthcare provider or visit the nearest urgent care center, for severe symptoms, such as shortness of breath
If you test negative: You must be symptom-free and quarantine for close contact for 10 (ten) days.