Parents are to screen their children at home before coming to care. Parents should go over the COVID-19 screening questions. Any individuals exhibiting any symptoms are not permitted to enter the facility.
Classrooms, materials, and equipment are cleaned frequently on a rotating schedule throughout the day using both a cleaning solution of warm soapy water and a sanitizing solution of bleach water. Floors are mopped and vacuumed twice a day.
Social distance procedures for drop off and pick up have been implemented at Day Care Centers, Inc. limiting exposure between staff, families, and children.
Face masks are optional for parents/guardians, staff members, and children 2 years old and older (children under the age of 2 do not wear masks). If a mask is to be worn, people are asked to wear their masks, covering their mouth and nose. Children who are to wear a mask may take their mask off while eating and drinking. Children will take off their mask while napping.
Parent/Teacher conferences will be held by phone and all staff professional development will be completed online throughout the Pandemic.
Sanitation stations are set up at every classroom entryway with hand sanitizer. High traffic touchpoints are sanitized frequently to reduce to spread of COVID-19. All individuals who enter the facility may use the hand sanitizer placed at the entrance.