Questions? Please send an email to both nurses. We will get back to you asap.

Kym Huff, RN BSN Amy Botos, RN

Kimberly_Huff@charleston.k12.sc.us Amy_Botos@charleston.k12.sc.us


Phone: 843-856-4595


To report any issues or COVID-19 safety violations

Email: safeline@charleston.k12.sc.us

Call: 843-937-6301



COMMON COVID-19 QUESTIONS

WHAT SHOULD I DO IF...…


I TEST POSITIVE with COVID-19??

PLEASE CONTACT the school nurse, an administrator, or a teacher asap if you have a positive covid-19 test....the nurse will give you a return to school date. You will be asked to isolate for 10 days.


I'VE BEEN AROUND SOMEONE WITH COVID??? or

SOMEONE IN MY FAMILY HAS COVID???

PLEASE CONTACT the school nurse, an administrator, or a teacher asap. The nurse will evaluate your contact and determine if you need to quarantine. If so, you will be given a return to school date. Quarantine last 10 days for most cases.

CCSD Contact tracing team may determine a full 14 day quarantine is needed.



SOMEONE ON MY TEAM TESTS POSITIVE???

PLEASE CONTACT the school nurse, an administrator, or a teacher by email or phone. You are not required to list the other players.

The coach should notify team parents asap, all players should quarantine to reduce potential spread.


POSITIVE OR CLOSE CONTACT...

If you are told DHEC will call you, PLEASE NOTIFY YOUR SCHOOL NURSE. Due to high volumes, the call from DHEC can take a week. The school nurse will respond within 24 hours.

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BEING IN QUARANTINE

QUARANTINE is for CLOSE CONTACTS.

Means staying home and avoiding contact with other people. This includes people in the household as much as it is possible.

CCSD quarantine time is 10 days from the date of last exposure.

If distancing cannot be maintained in a household the quarantine may be longer.


ISOLATION

ISOLATION IS FOR POSITIVE CASES.

Avoiding contact with other people. This includes people you live with.

Isolation time is 10 days from the onset of symptoms and/or a positive test.