Covid & HISD Policies

  • If you are confirmed to have COVID-19, you must isolate for 5 days.  If you have a fever, you must continue to isolate until you can be fever-free for at least 24 hours without using fever-reducing medication. Please email the school nurse, cthomas@houstonisd.org for contact tracing and for assistance in determining your return to campus date.
     
     

    If you are confirmed to have COVID-19, you must isolate for 5 days. If you have no symptoms, you may return to your normal routine, with a mask at all times, for an additional 5 days. Please email the school nurse for  contact tracing and for assistance in determining your return to school date.

     

    Vaccinated within the past 6 months (or 2 for J&J) or Boosted: If you have been exposed to COVID-19 and have received a COVID-19 booster or have been fully vaccinated within the last 6 months with Pfizer or Moderna, or within the last 2 months with Johnson and Johnson, You can continue your regular activities while wearing a mask, and you will test on day 5If symptoms develop, you must stay home.  Please email the school nurse to provide proof of vaccination status. 

     

    If you have been exposed to COVID-19 and you are unvaccinated or have not received a COVID-19 booster or were fully vaccinated more than 6 months ago with Pfizer or Moderna, or more than 2 months with Johnson and Johnson, you must stay home for 5 days. After 5 days, If you have no symptoms, you may return to your normal routine while wearing a mask for an additional 5 days. You must test on day 5.  Please email the school nurse, cthomas@houstonisd.org, to get assistance in determining your return to school date.