COVID-19 Monitoring, Exposure and Quarantine Policies
If individuals are exposed to COVID and have no symptoms:
If you have been fully vaccinated and it has been at least 14 days since your last dose of a two-dose vaccine or 14 days since a one-dose vaccine, you do not need to quarantine. The WDH recommends that you wear a mask for 14 days following your exposure or until you’ve received a negative COVID-19 test result. Testing is recommended 3-5 days after exposure.
Unvaccinated individuals who are masked when exposed to an individual with COVID who is also masked will NOT have to quarantine, in the school setting.
Unvaccinated individuals who are not masked when exposed to COVID WILL have to quarantine.
If individuals are exposed to COVID and are experiencing symptoms:
Fully vaccinated individuals, masked individuals and unmasked individuals who have been exposed to COVID and ARE experiencing symptoms of COVID 19 must:
Quarantine and seek medical attention if needed
Be tested within 3 days of exposure
Return to School or Work
You may return to school or work when:
You have received a negative test result OR
At least 24 hours have passed with no fever, without the help of fever reducers; other symptoms have improved; and at least 10 days have passed since symptoms first appeared.