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The Berryessa Union School District will launch the 2023-24 school year on Thursday, August 10, 2023! 

As in the past, to reopen safely, BUSD will be following the safety guidelines and requirements of the following agencies: (1) the Santa Clara County County Public Health Department (SCCPHD); (2) the California Department of Public Health (CDPH); the Centers for Disease Control (CDC); and, (4) CalOSHA.

Recently, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) released the COVID-19 health guidance for K-12 schools, effective May 23, 2023. This new guidance addresses COVID-19 safety mitigation strategies, hygiene, and the responsibilities of schools and families, which are listed below in summary:

Prior to the first day of school, each school site will distribute at home antigen testing kits for all students and staff. Please contact your school for more details. We strongly encourage our families and staff members to test prior to returning to school for the 2023-24 school year.

Public Health Department School Guidance

California Department of Public Health (CDPH), School Testing for COVID-19, August 23, 2023

California Department of Public Health (CDPH)  Public Health Guidance for K-12 Schools and Child Care Settings to Support Safe In-Person Services and Mitigate the Spread of Communicable Diseases, 2023-2024 School Year, August 28, 2023 

Santa Clara County Public Health Department (SCCPHD) COVID-19 Guidelines, August 30, 2023

State of California Safe Schools for All Hub, August 28, 2023