Summer Health & Safety Guidelines

  • COVID-19 Health & Safety Protocols - Student Summer Programs

    2022 Summer Programs will follow current district health and safety guidelines outlined below, as well as the current Health & Safety Guide that can be found here. 

    At all times, in all locations, for all ages, as long as practical and recommended by the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) and the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE), Shakopee Public Schools will employ the following health and safety mitigation strategies:

    • Increased ventilation and air flow inside buildings
    • Cleaning and disinfecting of high-touch surfaces
    • Greater emphasis on handwashing and hygiene
    • Greater emphasis on respiratory etiquette
    • Social distancing when practicable
    • All persons are recommended to wear face masks when inside school buildings
    • Persons not fully vaccinated are strongly recommended to wear face masks when inside school buildings
    • All persons must wear face masks when riding on school buses as currently required by federal order (should the federal order be rescinded or changed so this requirement is no longer in place, our district will then at that time no longer require the wearing of face masks when riding on school buses)
    • Persons with symptoms of COVID-19, or persons infected by COVID-19 must follow health and safety rules and not be present in the school zone

    Should the percentage of COVID-19 cases plus COVID-like illness (CLI) reach 5% or more of the total population of students and staff in an individual school building, the school district will consult with the MDH for the appropriate next steps. Should the situation dictate changes in mitigation an updated school board resolution may be considered.

    The district will continue to monitor and report on the COVID-19 cases per 10,000 rates for Scott County below.

    For additional COVID-19 guidance, please refer to the updated health & safety guide.


Additional Resources

  • For additional COVID-19 and general health services resources, please click here.

    An overview of past district COVID-19 data can be found here.