District Procedures to Limit Activities/Exposure

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These are the procedures North Powder School District will be implementing due to the Governor's declaration, Oregon Health Authority Recommendations and by the regional Superintendents cadre. However, this may change daily as information comes out from OSAA, OHA, CDC and the Governor's Office.

Day-time School Operations – March 12 thru April 12, 2020

Suspend* all school assemblies or events that bring community and patrons into our buildings

Suspend all field trips

Suspend Professional Development activities outside of each building**

Practice distancing within each classroom, large group preferred over small groups

Essential small groups conducted in open spaces

Provide educational alternatives for medically fragile students


After School Operations – March 12 thru April 12, 2020

Suspend all after school activities that bring parents and community members into our buildings, parent nights, family nights, etc.

No outside group use of indoor activities***

Outdoor activities as scheduled, practicing social distancing


School Athletics Middle School & High School – March 12 – April 12, 2020

Outdoor athletic practices as scheduled, practicing social distancing

Contests are suspended

Indoor athletics suspended


School Activities All Levels – March 12 thru April 12, 2020

Indoor performances and activities suspended


*Suspend means to re-schedule to the extent possible after April 12, 2020.  If it can’t be rescheduled, the event is cancelled.
**Activities that bring people between different district buildings and other districts are prohibited.
***Community use agreements for indoor usage are suspended through April 12, 2020.

If you are unsure if an activity is happening or not, please call the school. Thank you for your patience and understanding as we navigate this complicated issue in our district, community and state.

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