GILMER COUNTY SCHOOL RECOVERY & GUIDANCE FALL 2021
FACE COVERINGS/TEMPERATURE CHECK GUIDELINES FOR BUILDINGS/CLASSROOM
There is no mandated requirement for staff and students to wear a face covering. This will be a parental/individual choice unless the WV DHHR Map indicates Gilmer County is Red or the local health department determines an “outbreak” in the school. Upon the red designation, all staff and students will be required to wear a face covering during this time.
All visitors and college observers will be required to wear a face covering in school facilities during operational hours when the WV DHHR Map indicates Gilmer County is in the Gold, Orange, or Red status.
Temperature checks will continue for students and visitors upon entering a building.
Gilmer County Schools will supply masks to any student, staff, faculty, or visitor who wishes to wear a face cover regardless of WV DHHR Map status.
SCHOOL ASSEMBLIES/FIELD TRIPS
School assemblies will be allowable if the WV DHHR MAP indicates Gilmer County is in Green, Yellow, or Gold status.
Field trips will be allowable if destination is Green/Yellow/Gold on WV DHHR Map.
Sporting events will follow the guidance of WVSSAC.
There is no mandated face covering requirement for students and drivers unless the WV DHHR Map indicates an Orange or Red status for Gilmer County.
Students will be seated with family or bus stops. Windows will be cracked weather permitted. Buses will be sanitized and cleaned regularly.
Cafeteria capacity has returned to 100% with spacing recommended. Students and staff will have access to salad bars.
Gilmer County Schools will follow the West Virginia Department of Education School Recovery & Guidance Document for FALL 2021.