Statement From Commissioner Juthani Regarding Updated Guidance For PreK-12 Schools
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jan. 2, 2022
CONTACT: Chris Boyle, Director of Communications
(860) 706-9654 – firstname.lastname@example.org
update outlines a set of optional policy and procedural changes that school districts may choose to implement at this time.
These options refocus the resources currently available to PreK-12 schools for COVID-19 prevention toward those activities most likely to reduce the risk of transmission and in consideration for quarantine and isolation for individuals testing positive for or exposed to someone with COVID-19.
three-pronged approach to fighting this virus: vaccination, masking and testing. These simple steps are crucial in decreasing the risk of severe disease, hospitalization and death from COVID-19.