Health and Safety Protocols for 2021-22

  • The South St. Paul Public Schools (SSPPS) is committed to providing a safe, healthy and effective learning environment for each student and staff member. With guidance from the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) and the Center for Disease Control (CDC), the following Health and Safety Protocols are in place at SSPPS to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19.  By remaining vigilant in our efforts, it is our understanding that these protocols will help minimize the disruptions to our primary focus, the education of our students.

    As the pandemic continues to evolve and guidance changes, SSPPS will reevaluate and update the following Health and Safety Protocols as needed.

  • Face Coverings

  • Social Distancing

  • Cleaning and Sanitizing

  • Monitoring Our Health

  • COVID Testing

  • Positive Cases

  • Quarantines

  • Vaccinations

  • Food and Nutrition Services

  • Field Trips

  • Athletics and Activities

  • Visitors

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Who should get COVID tested?

  • What are the symptoms I should watch for?

  • I’m positive. Now what?

  • I tested negative. Now what?

  • Can I still get the COVID vaccine?

  • How can I get a booster of the COVID vaccine?

  • Can kids get a COVID vaccine?