Symptom/Illness Flow Chart

  • Guidance on Covid-19 Illness
    (Based on CDH guidelines)

Are you experiencing any of the following symptoms?

    • Fever (100 degrees farenheit) - without having to take any fever-reducing medications, such as acetaminophen or ibuprofen
    • New loss of smell or taste
    • Cough
    • Muscle aches
    • Sore throat
    • Shortness of breath
    • Chills
    • New or unusual headache
    • Extreme fatigue
    • Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea or loss of appetite
    • Congestion or runny nose
    • One or more of these symptoms that is a new onset or is an increase in severity. 

    Yes, I have symptoms.

    • Have you:

      • Had close contact with a person who tested positive for COVID-19? (Refer to "Exposed - How to Quarantine")
      • Traveled to OR live in an area that is designated substantial community transmission?

      If no to all of these questions OR If you have been vaccinated:

      • Stay home until you are symptom free for 72 hours without fever or symptom reducing medications.

      If yes to one or more of these questions:

      • Contact your healthcare provider for further guidance.
      • Quarantine yourself for 10 days from the onset of symptoms.*
      • Notify your child's school that they will be absent.

      *Students/staff may return sooner than 10 days  if one of the following conditions are met: 

      • We receive a written note from a healthcare provider with an earlier return date OR 
      • Student/staff without a known exposure, exhibiting symptoms that have improved over 72 hours (3 days) may obtain a test on the fourth day from a testing facility or health care provider.