COVID -19 Informational Meeting
COVID -19 Symptoms
People with COVID-19 have had a wide range of symptoms reported – ranging from mild symptoms to severe illness. Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus.
People with these symptoms may have COVID-19:
- Fever or chills
- Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
- Muscle or body aches
- New loss of taste or smell
- Sore throat
- Congestion or runny nose
- Nausea or vomiting
This list does not include all possible symptoms. CDC will continue to update this list as we learn more about COVID-19.
Managing confirmed or suspected COVID-19 at school
Get tested for COVID-19
- In the event there is a confirmed COVID positive case in your child's school, a school-wide message will be sent to all parents and guardians. NOTE: This does not mean your child was in close contact with the COVID-positive individual.
- If your child was in close contact with a COVID positive individual, a school or district staff member will notify the parent or guardian of the affected student and provide the follow-up information:
- If your child is exposed to a COVID positive case, please notify your school's health technician or complete this form.
COVID Testing at school
- Clinic: SoCal Emergency Medicine
- Test Type: PRC Swab
- Parents will only be notified if the test result is positive
- Parents may be present during COVID testing
- Testing will be available Monday- Friday. SoCal Emergency Medicine will conduct testing at elementary sites on Tuesday and Thursdays and at Secondary sites on Wednesday and Friday.
- Your child is to quarantine 10 days from symptom onset. A negative COVID-19 test is not required.
2. A health care provider has confirmed an alternative named diagnosis (Documentation is required)
3. A negative test result is provided. The negative test must be a PCR test and must be administered on or after day 5 of symptom onset to be considered.
Hemet Unified School District is committed to providing accurate and transparent information regarding COVID-19 cases on its campuses and work locations, while also maintaining privacy and confidentiality for its students and staff. The data in the COVID-19 Dashboard represents the number of confirmed active COVID-19 cases among District students and staff on its campuses (in-person instruction only). This data will be updated regularly.
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