Please see below for questions and answers about our COVID-19 notification plans.
Will parents be notified when there’s a confirmed case of COVID-19 at their school?
The district will provide case notification to staff and families in the affected school when a positive case is identified, similar to other contagious diseases. Franklin County Public Health will follow up with individuals who are considered close contacts to alert them to monitor for symptoms.
Will parents be notified of positive cases involving students within the UA Online Academy?
Notification of positive cases in the UA Online Academy will not be directly communicated, as these individuals do not attend school in person. However, these cases will be included in the overall count of active cases districtwide as reported on this page.
Will parents be notified of positive cases involving those in athletic, extra-curricular or co-curricular programs?
Notification of positive cases in athletic, extra-curricular or co-curricular programs will be provided to the impacted families of the students and their corresponding teams, clubs or groups.