This Family Update provides important information about our latest health and safety policies. These policies will take effect on Monday, February 7, 2022.
Increased In-School COVID-19 Testing
In anticipation of the Midwinter Break, we are increasing the number of students who will be included in the city’s in-school random surveillance testing program. Beginning on February 7, schools will test the larger of either:
- 10 percent of the school’s student enrollment in grades 1 through 12, up to a cap of 250 students
- 20 percent of the school’s unvaccinated student population