Vigilance Regarding Coronavirus

Vigilance Regarding Coronavirus
Posted on 02/27/2020
As you are probably aware, COVID-19 or Coronavirus, is making headlines across the globe and prompting a national and local response to concerns. Old Saybrook Public Schools is one of those local agencies discussing and preparing for any potential impact we may experience. Though not required to, at this time, we are reviewing our pandemic plans to make sure we are prepared to deal with any changes to recommended practices and behaviors from cleaning and prevention to possible separation and/or closure of public buildings. We are monitoring the following websites and taking our advice from these agencies at this time. You may wish to access them yourselves to review what is advised.

From: Center for Disease Control (CDC)
about the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

From: CT River Health District (CRAHD)
CRAHD - Governor Lamont's Statement and Link to CDC

From: CT. Department of Public Health (DPH)
https://portal.ct.gov/DPH/Public-Health-Preparedness/Main-Page/2019-Novel-Coronavirus


The safety of our students and staff is very important to us. We will remain vigilant and prepared to respond to changes in the situation until such time as the concern diminishes.