The Indiana Department of Health recently announced changes in COVID guidance for K-12 schools based on declining cases statewide. Please review and familiarize yourself with Mitchell Community Schools updated COVID guidelines below:
- Students and staff members will no longer be required to quarantine if exposed to a positive COVID case, regardless of vaccination status. Please continue to monitor for symptoms and test if symptoms develop.
- Students or staff who test positive for COVID will be required to stay home and quarantine for 5 days. Return to school on day 6 if fever free for 24 hours without the use of medication and other symptoms are improving.
- No masks are required, masks are optional in all MCS facilities.