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Health & Safety Guidelines

Orono Schools is committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for each employee, student, parent and visitor to our buildings. These guidelines identify and explain the practices and protocols to help ensure that the District has a safe and healthy learning environment and helps mitigate transmission of communicable diseases and illness in our school communities.

All staff, students, families and visitors are expected to comply with and follow district-established guidelines and protocols for the health and safety of our community. Site leaders and supervisors will comply with these provisions and support employees, as needed.

Guidelines may be updated, based on recommendations from the Minnesota Health Department.

Contact

Janet Franzen, RN, PHN, BSN, LSN
District Nurse
952-449-8317
Fax: 952-449-8453
janet.franzen@orono.k12.mn.us

Anne Thillman
Schumann Elementary Health Office
952-449-8487
Fax: 952-449-8499
anne.thillman@orono.k12.mn.us

Jennifer Fossen
Intermediate School Health Office
952-449-8473
Fax: 952-449-8479
jennifer.fossen@orono.k12.mn.us

Rebecca Maille, RN, LSN
Middle School Health Office
952-449-8461
Fax: 952-449-8453
rebecca.maille@orono.k12.mn.us

Ann Turner
High School Health Office
952-449-8417
Fax: 952-449-8449
ann.turner@orono.k12.mn.us

Safe Learning Plan

The District considers the health and safety of students and staff to be a top priority. Below are the safe return to learning guidelines that we have instituted to provide a healthy environment for all.

Please review the following information for additional mitigation strategies.

Quick Links: Guidance from CDC, MHD and NASP

Isolation Guidelines (CDC)

Testing (MDH)

If You Are Sick or Test Positive: COVID-19 (MDH)

What to do if you were exposed to COVID-19 (CDC)

Close Contact or Exposure to COVID-19 (MDH)

Who should get tested? (CDC)

Supporting Mental Well-being During COVID-19 (MDH)

Talking with Children about COVID-19 (NASP)