Glastonbury Public Schools

COVID-19 Resources

PLEASE NOTE:

These resources will be updated prior to the start of the 2021-2022 school year. We will continue monitor state and federal guidance for safe and healthy school operations.

School Operations

Please also refer to each school's Health, Safety, and Learning Plans Fall 2020 booklet which was emailed to parents and is posted on each school's home page.

District Communications

Recent Emails Sent to Parents Regarding Coronavirus and School Operations

Summer 2021

Videos and Flyers for Parents, Students, and Staff

Stay Safe from COVID-19

Vaccines and Side Effects

How to Wear a Mask

Handwashing Demo

Stop the Spread of Germs

CDC Stop_the_spread_vaccinated.pdf

Vaccine for Teens/Children

CDC COVID-19-Vaccine-for-Preteens_Teens-508.pdf

Improve Mask Protection

CDC improve-how-your-mask-works-for-you.pdf

Students: Care for Yourself

CDC Students-Care-for-Yourself.pdf

Best Practices to Avoid the Coronavirus

Staying Healthy

  • Wear a face covering that fits snugly around nose and cheeks, avoids gaps, and is thick enough not to see sun/light through

  • Watch social distancing

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick

  • Stay home when you are sick

  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, and then throw the tissue in the trash

  • Wash hands frequently and thoroughly for at least 20 seconds

  • Use hand sanitizer if soap and water are not available

  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands

  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces.

Wash your Hands Often

Stay healthy by washing your hands often, especially during these key times when you are likely to get and spread germs:

  • Before, during, and after preparing food

  • Before eating food

  • Before and after caring for someone at home who is sick with vomiting or diarrhea

  • Before and after treating a cut or wound

  • After using the toilet

  • After changing diapers or cleaning up a child who has used the toilet

  • After blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing

  • After touching an animal, animal feed, or animal waste

  • After handling pet food or pet treats

  • After touching garbage

Archived District Communications

Past Emails Sent to Parents Regarding Coronavirus and School Operations

Spring 2021

Winter 2020/2021

Fall 2020

Summer 2020

Spring 2020