2021-2022 COVID-19 SAFE Opening Plan

Welcome Back to the 2021-2022 School Year! First student day is Wednesday, July 28!

Students will attend IN-PERSON Monday - Friday unless they have selected K-4 Virtual at Hawthorne, 5-8 Warren Online Academy, or the 9-12 Warren Online Academy program. 

COVID-19 data, along with MCPHD, IDOH, and CDC guidance, will be monitored on a frequent basis. Each month, these safety protocols will be reviewed and adjustments to the plan will be made as needed. District COVID-19 data will continue to be reported to the MCPHD and posted on our website.

 

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  • Per federal mandate, all MSD Warren students and staff are required to wear a mask on school busses. 

  • All students, staff, and visitors are required to  wear a mask inside of MSD Warren schools. Mask use flexibility may be implemented in the classroom when students are facing in the same direction, and social distancing of at least 3 ft is possible. Masks must cover the nose and mouth.

  • The use of contact tracing, quarantining close contacts, and isolating individuals with a positive COVID-19 test will continue. Further details will be added soon!

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  • Parents / caregivers will be required to screen their students before coming to school each day. All MSD Warren staff are also required to self-screen before coming to school. Students and staff exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19 without being otherwise explained, are prohibited from coming to school / work. If symptoms become present at school /work, individuals will be sent home. 

  • The use of contact tracing, quarantining close contacts, and isolating individuals with a positive COVID-19 test will continue. Further details will be added soon!

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  • MSD Warren Township has a partnership with Community Health Network in which they provide all Warren schools with full-time certified nurses. All nurses have been trained to work with COVID-19 related situations. 

  • Each school building has a nurse’s office for daily medication and routine health issues. Any individual experiencing COVID-19 symptoms will be cared for in a separate designated room.

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Social distancing of at least 3 ft will be implemented when practical and possible in all school environments.

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Water fountains will remain in use for refilling water bottles only.

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Frequent handwashing will be required for all students and staff throughout the school day.

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Hand sanitizer will be made available in classrooms and common areas when hand washing isn’t possible.

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  • Communication to students, families, and staff will occur on a frequent basis through our district website, ParentSquare, school newsletters, phone messages, and social media. If more information is Hand sanitizer will be made available in classrooms and common areas when hand washing isn’t possible. If more information is needed, please contact your child’s school.

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  • Moorhead Community Resource Center, 8400 E 10th St., is ready to serve and meet the needs of our students and families. Families can call 317-608-0545 or email MSDWarrenOutreach@warren.k12.in.us with requests.