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HISD ~ Covid Dashboard 21-22

Current Covid Dashboard as of 11/17/2021~ Current level is Green

THREAT LEVEL
LEVEL GREEN:
MINIMAL RESPONSE

No confirmed cases of COVID-19 among staff or students.

  • Teachers and classroom paraprofessionals will provide in person instruction from a classroom setting unless otherwise instructed.
  • Face coverings, such as masks or face shields, are optional for students and staff in required areas.
  • Safety and health measures will be in place, including daily self-screenings of staff and students prior to entering the facility.
  • Daily and frequent cleaning; disinfection of commonly touched surfaces.
  • Limited visitor access during the first grading period, or until active COVID cases decrease significantly.
  • Virus trends in the community via health departments will be monitored.

THREAT LEVEL
LEVEL YELLOW:
MODERATE RESPONSE

One or more confirmed cases of COVID-19 among staff or students.

  • All level green protocols and safety precautions will be in place.
  • Teachers and classroom paraprofessionals will provide in person instruction from a classroom setting unless otherwise instructed.
  • Schools will immediately separate any student who shows COVID-19 symptoms while at school until the student can be picked up by a parent or guardian.
  • Teachers will utilize designated technology platforms, such as Google Classroom, for students who are absent and need to makeup work.
  • Specific areas will be closed and deep cleaned if there is an active COVID case on campus.

THREAT LEVEL
LEVEL ORANGE:
SIGNIFICANT RESPONSE

Escalated number of confirmed COVID-19 cases at a facility.

  • Facility closure may occur if COVID-19 cases increase to a percentage that cause health authorities to recommend temporary facility closure.
  • The facility will be temporarily closed for deep cleaning.
  • All nonessential events will be postponed or cancelled.
  • Curbside meal distribution will be available to students at specific locations.

THREAT LEVEL
LEVEL RED:
SEVERE RESPONSE

Escalated number of confirmed COVID-19 cases district-wide at multiple facilities.

  • District closure may occur if COVID-19 cases increase to a percentage that cause health authorities to recommend temporary district closure.
  • All district facilities will be temporarily closed for deep cleaning.
  • All facilities and school buses will be deep cleaned and disinfected.
  • All extracurricular activities will be cancelled.
  • The school district will send out communications in the event of a level red response.
  • Curbside meal distribution will be available to students at specific locations.
  • The majority of district staff will work remotely until the COVID-19 levels improve. Some staff may be called to on-site work as needed or required with strict safety protocols in place.