COVID-19 Safety Plan 2021-22 FAQ

  • Why is universal masking in schools (when indoors) required this year?

  • If my child is vaccinated and identified as a close contact of a confirmed case of COVID-19, will they need to quarantine at-home?

  • My child is unvaccinated and was identified as a close contact. They were wearing a mask during the time of exposure, so what is the quarantine process?

  • Will MUSD be testing students or staff?

  • Is it mandatory for staff to be vaccinated?

  • Are MUSD schools safe?

  • What are the layers of safety in place?

  • Will I continue to be notified if there is a positive case at my child(ren)’s school?

  • Will each school have a school site mitigation (safety) plan, as last year?

  • Will MUSD report to health officials confirmed COVID-19 cases?

  • What if my student attends school without a mask?

  • Will my child(ren) spend all day in a mask?

  • My family is not comfortable sending my child(ren) to school wearing a mask. Or, the conditions just aren’t safe yet for my family to return to in-person learning. What are my options?

  • Why are high school start times much later than in previous years?

  • Are Wednesday’s distance learning or minimum days?