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  • The following is a text alternative for the MCDPH's flowchart for VACCINATED individuals who are exposed to COVID. 

    PreK-12 Student/Teacher/Staff is fully vaccinated and boosted OR fully vaccinated and not yet eligible for a booster KNOWN EXPOSURE TO COVID-19 (January 12, 2022)

    Individual has no symptoms:

    • Individual can remain in school as long as no symptoms develop

      AND

    • Individual must wear a well-fitting mask at all times when around others for 10 days*, starting with the day after date of last exposure. A COVID test is highly recommended on Day 5.

      *NYSDOH requires all students, teachers, and staff to wear masks in indoor school facilities or other indoor spaces owned or administered by the school or school district (e.g., school buses).

    Individual has a temperature >100 OR develops new or unusual symptoms of COVID:

    • Individual should self-quarantine and seek a COVID-19 test.

      • If Positive Test Result or NO Test:

          • Individuals who test positive should submit home test results or use laboratory-confirmed test results to obtain Isolation orders at www.MonroeCounty.gov. Individuals with no test should obtain Mandatory Quarantine orders at www.MonroeCounty.gov

          • Individual must self-isolate/quarantine for 5 days, beginning the day after symptoms started.

      • If COVID-19 PCR or Antigen test result is Negative:

        • Individual can return to school.
        • Home tests are NOT permitted for this purpose.

    Individuals may return to school after 5 days when asymptomatic or symptoms are resolving.

    • They should wear a well-fitting mask at all times when around others, in and out of school, for 5 more days*

      • NYSDOH requires all students, teachers, and staff to wear masks in indoor school facilities or other indoor spaces owned or administered by the school or school district (e.g. school buses).

     

Last Modified on January 12, 2022