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Schools, Child Care, Day Camps & Colleges
Guidance & Resources for K-12 Schools
All public, private, and charter K-12 schools in Sacramento County should read, understand, and abide by all tenets of CDPH Guidance for K-12 Schools in California, 2021-22 School Year. SCPH also provides SCPH Supplemental K-12 Guidance (August 29, 2021). Additional resources for schools and families are available on the CA Safe Schools for All website and below.
CDPH Letter to School Leaders – Requirement for Universal Masking Indoors at K-12 Schools
Reporting and Contact Tracing for Schools
California law (17 C.C.R. section 2508) requires anyone in charge of a K-12 public or private school to report the presence or suspected presence of any reportable communicable disease, including COVID-19, to the local health officer. Cases of COVID-19 and their known contacts must be submitted within 24 hours of becoming aware of the case (CDPH
Child Care and Day Camps
Colleges and Universities
CDPH Resources for Colleges and Universities to Reduce COVID-19 Risk
All cases of COVID-19 and their close contacts must be reported using the online contact tracing reporting portal for schools. Learn more about the SCPH Qualtrics Reporting Portal for Schools.