At ICOHS College we value finding ways to protect and respect one another. When navigating uncertain times this requires patience, understanding, and good communication. As mandated by the CDC, below are our updated guidelines regarding COVID-19. We believe these are necessary to foster a healthy environment and we thank you in advance for your compassion and compliance.
With recent updates from the Department of Health, there are two options for a return to school following isolation and a Positive COVID test:
Option 1 – Willing to Test: Isolate for 5 days, ending isolation on Day 6 with a negative test on Day 6:
Option 2 – Unwilling to Test: Isolate for 10 days, ending isolation and return on Day 11:
If you are exposed to COVID, the following situations and actions may apply to you:
ACTION: You have the option to go to class and take precautionary measures for yourself and others. Failure to attend classes in person or online will result in an absence.
Symptoms such as fever, chills, cough, shortness of breath, fatigue, muscle or body aches, headache, sore throat, etc.
ACTION: Take your COVID test and stay home as needed and join your class online. Send your results to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you are positive, follow the steps in Section A: Person with Positive Results. Failure to attend classes online will result in an absence.
No Symptoms but living or taking care of people that are high risk.
ACTION: You have a choice to stay at home and take your class online. See Section A for guidelines. Failure to attend classes online will result in an absence.
If you have any further questions, or are in need of clarification, please email us at email@example.com.