Cromwell Public Schools


Communication & Resources

Information for Parents, Students, and Staff

Click here for the Superintendent's 11-10-21 Letter and DPH Guidance on Screen and Stay

As a reminder, it is imperative that all confirmed positive COVID-19 cases are reported immediately to Cromwell Nurse Coordinator, Ms. Gillian Hanson at 860-262-0725 or at If your student is vaccinated, please strongly consider sharing this information with your school nurse. The nurse will need a copy of the vaccination card and it will be placed in your child's confidential medicat file. This will help tremendously with contact tracing.

School Nurse Contact Information:

ECS Nurse: Ms. Meredith Scarfone, 860-632-4866 x 21104 or at

WIS Nurse: Ms. Elaine Weber and Ms. Tracey McMillan, 860-632-3564 x 22126 or at

CMS Nurse: Ms. Kathryn Pember, 860-632-4853 x 23207 or at

CHS Nurse: Ms. Gen Staib, 860-632-4841 x 24911 or at

National and State Resources

Best Practices to Avoid the Coronavirus

Staying Healthy

  • Wash hands frequently and thoroughly for at least 20 seconds

  • Use hand sanitizer if soap and water are not available

  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick

  • Stay home when you are sick

  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, and then throw the tissue in the trash

  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces.

Wash your Hands Often

Stay healthy by washing your hands often, especially during these key times when you are likely to get and spread germs:

  • Before, during, and after preparing food

  • Before eating food

  • Before and after caring for someone at home who is sick with vomiting or diarrhea

  • Before and after treating a cut or wound

  • After using the toilet

  • After changing diapers or cleaning up a child who has used the toilet

  • After blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing

  • After touching an animal, animal feed, or animal waste

  • After handling pet food or pet treats

  • After touching garbage