COVID-19

The health and safety of our school community is very important to us!  We are closely monitoring the information available for COVID-19 and are staying up to date with the latest guidance from the Department of Public Health (DPH), the CDC and top state agencies.  Should an outbreak occur in our community, we will follow the guidance of the DPH and the CDC.

Here is the link to the latest information from the Department of Public Health.     

 https://dph.georgia.gov/novelcoronavirus

*We have participated in the statewide webinar directed by the Governor, Department of Public Health, the Department of Education and other agencies. 

*We have met with our local EMA Director, Public Health Department, Hospital and County representation to review, update, and implement emergency operations plans (EOPs). .  The best protections for COVID-19 are the same as those for FLU:

WASH YOU HANDS with soap for 20 seconds (sing two rounds of Happy Birthday song)

Keep your hands away from your face

COVER COUGHS AND SNEEZES with your elbow or tissue (and throw away the tissue

STAY HOME WHEN SICK 

Return to school/work only when FEVER-FREE WIITHOUT fever-reducing MEDS for 24 hours.

 





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Washington Wilkes Elementary School   |   109 East St.   |   Washington, GA 30673
Phone: 706-678-7124   |  Fax: 706-678-7826