The District will utilize the Navajo County Health Department to classify High Risk exposure and Low Risk Exposure. Navajo County will also follow up with contact tracing.
Low Risk Exposure: Having been in contact with or in the same area as a person for 15 minutes or more who has laboratory diagnosed COVID-19, but has followed all mask-wearing and social distancing procedures and protocols.
High Risk Exposure: Having been in contact with or in the same area as a person for 15 minutes or more who has laboratory diagnosed COVID-19, but has NOT followed all mask-wearing and social distancing procedures and protocols.
If you test positive for Covid- 19 (isolate)
Anyone that tests positive, regardless of vaccine status, should stay home for 5 days. If you have no symptoms, or your symptoms are resolving after 5 days, you can leave the house. Continue to wear a mas around others for 5 additional days. If you have a fever, continue to stay at home until your fever resolves.
If you were exposed to someone with Covid-19 (quarantine)
Have been boosted
Completed the primary series of Pfizer or Moderna vaccine within the last 6 months
Completed the primary series of J & J vaccine within the last 2 months;
- Wear a mask around others for 10 days
- Test on day 5, if possible
- Stay home for 5 days. After that continue to wear a mask around others for 5 additional days
- If you can't quarantine you must wear a mask for 10 days
- Test on day 5 if possible
How will parents be notified if students/staff in school have contracted COVID-19?
The District will alert parents about confirmed positive exposures through www.wusd1.org and our alert system.
State of Arizona Executive Order