COVID-19 Updates

Highland Christian COVID Tracking

Thank you for following the CDC and Health Department’s recommendations.  Together, we will be able to maintain a great year as a school family!

Week of 8/18 – 8/20:
0 New Cases
Week of 8/23 – 8/27:
2  New Cases
Week of 8/30-9/3:
2  New Cases
Week of 9/6 – 9/10:
5 New Cases
Week of 9/13 – 9/17:
0 New Cases
Week of 9/20 – 9/24:
2  New Cases
Week of 9/27 – 10/1:
_____ New Cases
Week of 10/4 – 10/8:
______New Cases
Week of 10/11 – 10/15:
_____ New Cases
Week of 10/18 – 10/22:
_____  New Cases
Week of 10/25 – 10/29:
_____  New Cases
Week of 11/1 – 11/5:
_____ New Cases
Week of 11/8 – 11/12:
_____ New Cases
Week of 11/15 – 11/19:
_____ New Case
Week of 11/22 – 11/26:
____ New Case
Week of 11/29 – 12/3:
_____ New Cases
Week of 12/6 – 12/10:
_____ New Case
Week of 12/13 – 12/17:
____ New Case
Week of 12/20- 12/24:
____ New Cases
Week of 12/27 – 12/31:
_____ New Cases
Week of 1/3 – 1/7
______ New Cases
Week of 1/10 – 1/14:
_____ New Cases
Week of 1/17 – 1/21:
_____ New Cases
Week of 1/24 – 1/28
_____ New Case
Week of 1/31 – 2/4:
______ New Case
Week of 2/7 – 2/11:
____ New Cases
Week of 2/14- 2/18:
_____ New Cases
Week of 2/21 – 2/25:
_____  New Cases
Week of 2/28 -3/4:
_____ New Cases
Week of 3/7 – 3/11:
0 New Cases
Week of 3/14 – 3/18:
_____  New Cases
Week of 3/21 – 3/25:
_____  New Cases
Week of 3/28 – 4/1:
_____  New Case
Week of 4/4 – 4/8:
_____ New Cases  
Week of 4/11 – 4/15:
_____  New Case
Week of 4/18 – 4/22:
_____ New Case
COVID MATRIX  (applies to unvaccinated individuals)
Symptomatic: 2+ Symptom, Tested Positive
A student or employee can return to school when the individual no longer has a fever, symptoms have improved, and 10 calendar days have passed since symptoms appeared.
Symptomatic: 2+ Symptom, Tested Negative
A student or employee can return to school when his or her fever has been gone for 24 hours without the use of medicine.
Asymptomatic: Tested Positive
Students or employees who have not had symptoms, but test positive for COVID may return when they have gone 10 calendar days without symptoms.
Untested: 2+ Symptom
Untested students may return to school when the following conditions are met:

  1. Fever free for 72 hours
  2. 10 calendar days have passed since symptoms first appeared
Close Contact (Family Member) Tested Positive
If a family member has COVID, household members should stay at home 10 days from the last date of exposure.Note: If family members do not quarantine, the student’s 10 day quarantine begins on the last day of their family member’s quarantine.
Close Contact (Non-Family Member) Tested Positive
If a student is a close contact, the family has two options:

  1. The student should stay at home 10 days from the last date of exposure.
  2. The student may seek a COVID test five days after exposure, if no symptoms are present. If the test is negative, the individual may return on Day 8.
Household Member: Symptomatic
Students and employees should remain at home while a household member is being tested for COVID.

Printable format Covid Matrix

COVID Symptoms (updated 8/18/2021 )
  • Temperature of 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit or above
  • Sore Throat
  • New uncontrolled cough that causes difficulty breathing (for students with chronic allergic/asthmatic cough, a change in their cough from baseline)
  • Diarrhea, Vomiting, or Abdominal Pain
  • New onset of severe headache, especially with a fever
  • Loss of taste or smell
  • Nasal Congestion
Summer 2021 COVID-19 Related Updates

 HCS 2021-2022 COVID Policies