Reopening Resources

Healthy Hygiene Tips

  • Below are some important preventative measures which you can review with your child(ren) that will assist in keeping them healthy:

    • Cough or sneeze into the bend of your elbow or a tissue and properly dispose of used tissues;
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    • Wash your hands frequently and thoroughly with soap and warm water for at least 20 seconds (younger children can sing the ABC song), especially after using the bathroom, before eating, and after they blow their nose;
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    • When soap and water are not readily available, using an alcohol-based hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol;
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    • Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth;
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    • Avoid close contact with anyone who displays flu-like symptoms; and
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    • If your child exhibits symptoms of illness, please do not send him/her to school, limit contact with others to reduce the chance of infecting them and contact your health care provider.