Maret has implemented multi-pronged approach to health and safety in order to welcome K–12 students back to campus.
Continuity of Learning (COL)
Maret’s highest priorities for the year are, no matter the circumstances, to provide an excellent education for students and to support our dedicated faculty while always maintaining appropriate health and safety protocols. The School continues to monitor guidance from government and health officials as we plan the 2021-2022 school year.
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What To Do When Experiencing Symptoms
What To Do When You Have a Possible Exposure to COVID
(i.e., 当学生或教职员工与有症状的人接触时, who is awaiting a test result, or who has a positive test result)
Unfortunately, since sending you the letter yesterday from Alison Goradia, 冰球突破了解到在7年级到12年级有更多的阳性病例. We have four new, confirmed cases, 还有其他一些学生也出现了一些症状，因此, have gone home and are waiting for test results. There has also been one new, confirmed case among our faculty. We have no confirmed cases in the Lower School.
For the third week in a row在美国，冰球突破所有的在校测试结果都是阴性的. We are so proud that Maret students and faculty continue to follow the precautions that prevent community spread.
In more good news, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention signed off on giving the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID vaccination to children ages 5 to 11. 而马雷特还没有要求这个年龄段的学生注射疫苗, 冰球突破鼓励每个家庭与孩子的儿科医生讨论这个问题. For the convenience of our families, 因为冰球突破相信接种疫苗的学校社区是一个更安全的社区, we are working to set up a vaccination clinic at Maret as soon as possible—with a follow-up clinic three weeks later for administration of the second dose.
能来到冰球突破学校，有这么多的学生和教师，真是太棒了. I have also loved seeing many of you at various class socials, new Parent/Guardian receptions, and athletic matches. 很难相信冰球突破回到学校才两个星期.
我想承认，学校的开学并不像冰球突破想象的那样顺利, 特别是在网络连接和自助餐厅的午餐服务方面. Please keep reading for more information on these issues, as well as an update on how we are managing the uncertainty of COVID and launching our new website.
Understandably, this pandemic has caused a great deal of anxiety, fear, and stress, 但重要的是，冰球突破不能让这些感觉导致社会污名化. Blaming those who have had the disease, instead of the disease itself, does not help our community, and can, in fact, 如果人们更有可能隐藏症状或避免报告疾病，就会造成伤害. 冰球突破网站意味着在言语和行为上互相照顾.