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COVID-19
CPS Testing Sites https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1o5-yJ6QTz5ADzcC2q5yVMtlIA4P1u05DbEEtizi65Lk/edit?usp=sharing Community Health CentersIf you don’t have a doctor or insurance, contact your nearest community health center to get free or low-cost testing and health care. No patient will be turned away because of inability to pay. Insurance and ID are not required. Community Based TestingThe City of Chicago has partnered with Rush...
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Dear Families,  Even as this school year winds down, our commitment to keeping all students and staff healthy and safe is as strong as it was on the first day of school. Equally important is our promise to keep families updated when things change around the COVID-19 pandemic. Due to a rise in COVID-19 cases...
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Families or students who are experiencing COVID-like symptoms or unvaccinated people who have been in close contact with a COVID-positive person should stay home, and contact their healthcare provider. Anyone in the household who has been in close contact with a person who tests COVID 19 positive should report this to the district immediately at cps.edu/COVIDresults.  Children who...
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What: Mobile COVID-19 Vaccinations at South Loop School Where: South Loop School Primary Building Gymnasium 1212 S. Plymouth Ct.  When: 1st Dose –  5/2/22 10:00AM-1:00PM2nd Dose – 5/23/22 10:00AM-1:00PMWho: The COVID-19 vaccines are FREE and available to all eligible Chicagoans, regardless of insurance or immigration status. Pediatric and adult primary and booster doses available. Patients need to register separately for a 1st AND...
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Lion Pride, With the sudden surge in COVID cases, I am sending a reminder of our collective responsibility to keep each other safe and in school. Currently, only  25 percent of our student body is registered for weekly on site COVID testing. The weekly testing brings some sense of comfort level for me because I...
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As a reminder, Chicago Public Schools (CPS) is following the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) and Illinois State Board of Education’s (ISBE) guidance and is requiring parents and guardians to conduct a daily health screening prior to their child arriving at school each day. Parents, Please complete and turn into the school by December...
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We are following the Chicago Department of Public Health’s travel guidance. View the latest guidelines for domestic and international travel to help mitigate the spread of COVID 19 below. COVID-19 Travel Guidance for Families www.cps.edu/­services-and-supports/­covid-19-resources/­covid-19-travel-guidance/­
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Parents – Submit a Copy of Student Vaccination Records to your School Nearly 60% of young people in Chicago aged 12-17 years have received at least one dose of an FDA-authorized COVID-19 vaccine. To find more information regarding vaccine opportunities please visit: CPS COVID-19 Vaccination Program:www.cps.edu/vaccinations; or City of Chicago Vaccine Sites:www.zocdoc.com/vaccineor call 312.746.4835 to make...
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This school year, CPS is partnering with Thermo Fisher Scientific and Color Health to offer PCR-based, lab-pooled COVID testing to all students and staff.  School-based testing will begin on Wednesday for staff and unvaccinated students. Vaccinated students can opt into regular testing also. Please read through the resorues, FAG and testing information below. SOUTH LOOP...
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Parents, First of all,  I want to apologize for the confusion, lack of communication  and miscommunication with our confirmed September 3rd COVID Positive Case. Guidance is being thrown at us daily and I am trying my best to  manage and follow it. We did make an error in the attendance protocol for CPS  quarantine students. The attendance will be corrected for all CPS mandated...
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