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Return-to-Learn Information

District UpdatesRecent News and Updates

COVID-19 Dashboard
As a district, we are committed to providing transparent, accurate data regarding cases of COVID-19 related to the school environment while also maintaining the ongoing confidentiality of our students and staff. To do this, the district launched a dashboard to show the number of ACTIVE, POSITIVE COVID-19 cases in the district.

> also see DISTRICT UPDATES for all Return-to-Learn and Coronavirus updates


Reducing the Spread

Reducing the Spread

Health Checks
Daily temperature checks, screening for symptoms and more.

Prevention + Protection
Use of masks, social distancing measures and more.

Hygiene
Hand washing and use of hand sanitizer.

Facilities, Equipment + Supplies
Cleaning protocol, equipment, supplies, air ventilation and more.

> also see HEALTH + SAFETY to view and download all resources


Learning + Support

Learning and Support

Marking Attendance on At-Home Days
Instructions on how to record attendance daily for students in the fully online program and on at-home days for students in the hybrid program.

Return-to-Learn Frequently Asked Questions
Answers to the most common questions about the learning delivery options.
Additional Languages: ROOL-N̄AN-KATŌK Kajjitōk ko ekkā kajjitōki

> also see LEARNING TOOLS for resources to help navigate learning technology tools


Nutrition Services

Nutrition Services

Dubuque Schools Students to Receive No-Cost Meals
News post announcing an extension of the USDA Summer Food Service Program.

> also see MEAL PICK-UP SITES for details and locations of no-cost meal service for at-home or fully online school days


Planning DocumentsPlanning Documents

Response Protocol (PDF)
A guide to determining next steps following COVID-19 symptoms or exposure.
Additional Languages: PROTOCOL RESPONSE KO AN COVID-19 (PDF)  |  PROTOCOLO DE RESPUESTA ANTE COVID-19 (PDF)

Updated School Calendar with A/B Designations
Links to the amended school calendar, including a version that designates A/B hybrid learning days.

Return-to-Learn Plan (PDF)
The first version of the district’s Return-to-Learn Plan that was shared with families on July 1, 2020.


For State Coronavirus Updates: Iowa Department of Public Health

For Federal Coronavirus Updates: Centers for Disease Control