We know there are continuing questions and concerns about COVID-19 Coronavirus and its impact on our schools and community. Resources and information are available below. We will update our information as necessary.
Talking to Kids About COVID-19
If you think you are exposed...
Stop the Spread of Germs
Learn about COVID-19 (espanol)
What to do if you are sick (espanol)
COVID-19 Symptoms (video)
Who Should I Call?
Common Sense Actions (espanol)
What is "Flattening the Curve"?
What You Need to Know
Social Distancing Guidelines
People At Risk for Serious Illness
COVID-19 CDC Self Checker
DuPage County residents and healthcare professionals with concerns about exposure or specific symptoms are encouraged to call the DCHD Communicable Disease and Epidemiology (CDE) program at (630) 221-7553 (8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.) or (630) 682-7400 after hours.
Additionally, for anyone feeling emotional distress or in need of emotional support, the DCHD Crisis Hotline (630) 627-1700 is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
Illinois COVID-19 Hotline and Email Address
If you have questions about Coronavirus-
Call the Illinois Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Hotline 1(800) 889-3931 or,
Send an email to: DPH.SICK@ILLINOIS.GOV
Anytime, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Common Sense Actions
- Wash hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
- If soap and water are not available, use hand sanitizer.
- Avoid touching eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
- Discourage food and beverage sharing.
- Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
- Stay home when you are sick.
- Cover cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash.
Our custodial staff has increased its efforts to include daily sanitation of light switches, door knobs/push bars, desk and table tops, drinking fountains and other commonly used surfaces.
Hand sanitizer and tissues are available in classrooms and throughout the buildings.
- Nurses continue to follow protocols for students with fever and respiratory symptoms.
School Closing & District Calendar
At this time, the Illinois State Board of Education has determined the days included in the school closure through March 31, 2020 are considered “Act of God” days and will not need to be made up at the end of the year.
Contingency Learning Plans
At this time we are finalizing options for a contingency learning plan to provide students access to core subject content. More information will be shared shortly.