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References and Appendices



CDC (2022).  Operational Strategy for Reopening Schools.  Retrieved from:

CDPH (2022).  COVID-19 Public Health Guidance for K–12 Schools to Support Safe In-Person Learning, 2022–2023 School Year.  Retrieved from:

CDPH (2022).California Department of Public Health Safe and SMART Events Playbook.  Retrieved from: California Department of Public Health: Safe and SMART Events Playbook

CDPH (20221) Guidance for Local Health Jurisdictions on Isolation and Quarantine of the General PublicSelf-Quarantine Instructions for Individuals Exposed to COVID-19 June 30, 2021.  Retrieved from:,

CDPH (2022) Preliminary Testing Framework for K-12 Schools.  Retrieved from:

CDPH (2021) CDPH Valencia Branch Laboratory PLAYBOOK to Stand Up Community-Based Collection Sites.  Retrieved from:

CAL/OSHA (2022). COVID-19 Emergency Temporary Standards.  California Occupational Health Administration.  Retrieved from:

Covid 19 Guidance for Schools, Academy of Pediatrics (2022) retrieved from:

Resolve to Save Lives (2021) Opening K-12 schools for in-person learning amidst vaccines and variants: what have we learned and how can this guide us?  Retrieved from:


Appendix A: COVID-19 Precautions for 22-23 School Year

Appendix B: Illness and Symptoms Guidelines for Staff and Students

Appendix C: SCPH COVID-19 Decision Tree for K-12 Schools

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Appendix D : What to Do When a Student is Ill

Appendix E: At-Home Testing and Reporting Instructions

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Appendix F: Basic Isolation and Quarantine Guidance for Families, Students and Staff

Appendix G: Ideas for Hand Washing Routines for Teachers

Appendix H: Respiratory Hygiene/Cough and Sneeze Etiquette

Appendix J: COVID-19 Student Face Masks Exemption Request and Medical Certification