COVID-19 Resources and Information
Department of Health Orders
Travel Orders - As of March 1, 2021 the Order of the Secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Health for Mitigation Relating To Travel is no longer in effect. Travelers should still practice appropriate public health measures to slow the spread of COVID-19 such as masking, physical distancing, and hand hygiene. Details of Updated Travel-related Orders
NOTE - International Travel: If you travel outside the country, you still must quarantine. You may get a test on day 5, and if you have a negative test, your quarantine may end on day 7. If you do not get tested you must quarantine for 10 days. Global International Travel Guidelines
Universal Face Covering - Starting Monday, January 11, 2021, in response to a request from the Wissahickon Education Alliance (WEA) and consistent with CDC, PA Department of Health (DOH) and Montgomery County Office of Public Health (OPH) guidelines, as revised, face coverings are still required when indoors, irrespective of physical distance, but face shields alone are no longer allowed unless waived due to a medical condition (with a doctor’s note) or unless there is a programmatic need that is approved on a case-by-case basis by the building principal in consultation with applicable district personnel (nurses, special education supervisors, etc.).
Health Organization Resources
The PA Department of Health and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) websites are updated frequently with information about COVID-19. For the latest information, please visit these sites.
COVID-19 Early Warning Monitoring System Dashboard: PA Dept. of Health
Resources for School Communities During COVID-19: PA Dept. of Health
CDC Coronavirus Disease Fact Sheet
PA Department of Health Coronavirus Fact Sheets
World Health Organization Coronavirus Updates
Department of Homeland Security Pandemic Information
Fact Sheet: Montgomery County Department of Health