Return to School Update - July 15

Return to School Update - July 15

Fairfax County Health Department

 

July 15

New Cases: *80

Total Cases: 14,781

Confirmed: 14,386

Probable:       395

(Health District includes Fairfax County, City of Fairfax, City of Falls Church and towns within the county)

Total Hospitalized: 1,769

Total Deaths: 516

 

COVID-19 Testing Information in Fairfax

https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/health/sites/health/files/assets/documents/pdf/covid19_testing_fairfax.pdf

 

Fairfax County Health Department COVID-19 Data Dashboard

https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/covid19/case-information

 

Staying Safe at an Event or Gathering During COVID-19

https://fairfaxcountyemergency.wpcomstaging.com/2020/07/14/staying-safe-at-an-event-or-gathering/

 

 

Instruction

 

VHSL will announce sports/activities plan for 2020-21 on July 27

 

July 14 Return to School Reminder

https://www.fcps.edu/blog/return-school-reminder-july-14

 

Arlington school district switches to remote learning for fall, reversing course

https://www.lmtonline.com/news/article/Virginia-school-district-switches-to-remote-15408444.php

 

How Fairfax County schools are preparing for students who choose to return to classrooms

https://wtop.com/fairfax-county/2020/07/how-fairfax-county-public-schools-in-va-are-preparing-for-students-who-opt-in-to-return-to-classrooms/

 

FCPS preparing for students who will be returning to the classroom

https://wtop.com/fairfax-county/2020/07/how-fairfax-county-public-schools-in-va-are-preparing-for-students-who-opt-in-to-return-to-classrooms/

 

Fairfax County Public Schools works to create safe learning environments ahead of new school year

https://www.fox5dc.com/news/fairfax-county-public-schools-work-to-create-safe-learning-environments-ahead-of-new-school-year

 

Fairfax, Loudoun Families Must Choose Fall School Plan on Wednesday

https://www.nbcwashington.com/news/local/fairfax-loudoun-families-must-choose-fall-school-plan-on-wednesday/2361820/

 

Return to School VIDEO

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4_ADSntQ70A&feature=youtu.be

 

 

FCPS Food Distribution

 

Day

Date

Total

Monday

6/29/2020

17,487

Tuesday

6/30/2020

17,385

Wednesday

7/01/2020

17,610

Thursday

7/02/2020

20,071

Monday

7/06/2020

16,326

Tuesday

7/07/2020

16,931

Wednesday

7/08/2020

16,910

Thursday

7/09/2020

17,410

Friday

7/10/2020

18,660

Monday

7/13/2020

17,116

Tuesday

7/14/2020

16,893

Wednesday

7/15/2020

17,033

Total Meals Served Since March 14: 1,812,448 (through July 15)

 

Media

School reopening plans in major cities

https://www.cnn.com/2020/07/13/us/school-reopening-plans-major-cities/index.html

 

Loudoun County teachers hold rally

https://wjla.com/news/local/loudoun-county-teachers-hold-solidarity-for-safety-rally-outside-lcps-headquarters

 

Northam: State must remain in Phase 3 for schools to open

https://www.bizjournals.com/washington/news/2020/07/13/northam-state-must-remain-in-phase-3-for-schools.html

 

 

Resources

 

Healthy Minds Blog

Healthy Minds is a blog for parents, educators, and community-based providers who are interested in supporting student mental health and wellness.  As a part of the Healthy Minds Fairfax initiative, the FCPS Office of Intervention and Prevention Services develops posts with timely information for all.  Recent topics have included social and emotional learning, countering stigma and racism, and building resilience to handle challenging times.  Healthy Minds includes tips and strategies for increasing wellness and resiliency, as well as fostering success at home, school, and in the community.  New content is posted weekly.  Visit the Healthy Minds Blog.

 

 

Return to School FAQs

https://www.fcps.edu/return-school/return-school-questions-and-answers

 

 

***Next Update July 17****