Coronavirus Response Dashboard

Updated on January 25, 2021

 

 

Cases Identified

Closure Required

Notes

Schools Less than 500 students

Avis Elementary

 

 

 

Jersey Shore Area Middle School

 1 – 1/24/21

 

 

Salladasburg Elementary

 

 

 

 

Admin Building

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Schools with more than 500 students

Jersey Shore Area Senior High School

1 – 1/19/21

 

 

Jersey Shore Elementary

 

 

 

Per PDE guidance, schools are divided into groups.  JSASD has schools in two categories: less than and more than 500 students.

Lycoming County is labeled as substantial and JSASD is operating under the following metrics:

Recommendations for Small (<500 Students) Pre-K to 12 School Buildings Following Identification of a Case(s) of COVID-19

Level of Community Transmission in the County

Number of Cases of COVID-19 Within a Rolling 14-Day Period:

 

1 student or 1 staff

Number of Cases of COVID-19 Within a Rolling 14-Day Period:

 

2-4 students/staff
in same school building

Number of Cases of COVID-19 Within a Rolling 14-Day Period:

 

5+ students/staff
in same school building

Substantial

  • School should consider altering schedule to significantly decrease number of students on site
  • Clean area(s) where case spent time
  • Public health staff will direct close contacts to quarantine
  • School should consider altering schedule to significantly decrease number of students on site
  • Close school(s) for 3-7 days*
  • Clean area(s) where cases spent time
  • Public health staff will direct close contacts to quarantine
  • School should consider altering schedule to significantly decrease number of students on site
  • Close school(s) for 14 days*
  • Clean entire school
  • Public health staff will direct close contacts to quarantine

*If case investigations, contact tracing, and cleaning and disinfecting can be accomplished in a faster time frame, the length of closure time may be shortened.

Recommendations for Medium (500-900 students) Pre-K to 12 School Buildings Following Identification of a Case(s) of COVID-19

Level of Community Transmission in the County

Number of Cases of COVID-19 Within a Rolling 14-Day Period:

 

1-3 students or staff

Number of Cases of COVID-19 Within a Rolling 14-Day Period:

 

4-6 students/staff
in same school building 

Number of Cases of COVID-19 Within a Rolling 14-Day Period:


7+ students/staff
in same school building

Substantial†

  • School should consider altering schedule to significantly decrease number of students on site
  • Clean area(s) where case spent time
  • Public health staff will direct close contacts to quarantine
  • School should consider altering schedule to significantly decrease number of students on site
  • Close school(s) for 3-7 days*
  • Clean area(s) where cases spent time
  • Public health staff will direct close contacts to quarantine
  • School should consider altering schedule to significantly decrease number of students on site
  • Close school(s) for 14 days*
  • Clean entire school
  • Public health staff will direct close contacts to quarantine

 PDE guidance indicates that for purposes of these recommendations, a case in a school setting would include any confirmed or probable case of COVID-19 when the individual was physically present in the school setting during the infectious period, including but not limited to, instruction, work, sports, or extracurricular activities.