Coronavirus COVID-19

 

Schools

UPHO 2021-12

UPHO 2021-12 – Updated School Face Mask and Test to Play Order

K-12

  • Public Health OrderMasks required for K-12 schools until the end of the 2020-21 school year or June 15, whichever comes first. Download Flyer (en Español) or Poster (en Español).
  • Refer to School Manual and Utah State Board of Education’s School Reopening Planning Handbook
  • State law requiresIf a school hits the outbreak threshold (2% of students and staff for a school of more than 1,500, or 30 students and staff for a school of 1,500 or less) the school shall conduct a testing event. If schools conduct a testing event they should follow the Test to Stay protocol established in the school manual. Students and staff who are fully vaccinated are not subject to Test to Stay testing.

High School only

  • Public Health Order: Participants of extracurricular activities must be tested for COVID-19 every 14 days and must follow the quarantine and isolation guidelines outlined in the COVID-19 school manual. Participants who are fully vaccinated are not subject to Test to Play testing.
  • Adherence to new guidelines established by UHSAA shall be followed.

Higher Education

https://coronavirus.utah.gov/education/school-manual/

Masks_In_School_v2

COVID-19_School_Manual_FINAL March 30, 2021

State-Public-Health-Order-UPHO-2020-11-v.2 Masks in Schools

http://Mask Order Frequently Asked Questions

Pandemic EBT- Free or Reduced School Meals

https://coronavirus.utah.gov/faq/

Events- Apply here.

Fill out this application COVID_19_Event_Planning_Template April 2021_fillable and submit it to the Environmental Health office in person, by email to eh@tooelehealth.org or by faxing to 35-277-2444. For more information or questions call 435-277-2440.

 

Additional Resources:

Utah Dept. of Health  CDC- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

If you are a health care provider evaluating a patient for suspected 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) infection, please contact the Utah Department of Health immediately at 888-EPI-UTAH (374-8824).

Social Distancing, Quarantine, Isolation High- Risk Individuals Handwashing Current State/County Case Count

Masks and Cloth Face Coverings Healthy Together APP

Printable Resources and Resources in Other Languages

Testing and Symptoms  Utah Coronavirus Information Line

 

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Drive-Thru Flu Clinic Nov. 6th 9am-Noon

TCHD will be holding a Drive-Thru Flu Clinic for those 18 years of age and older at Deseret Peak Complex on Nov. 6th from 9 am - 12 noon. Please wear a short sleeved shirt, wear a mask and stay home if you are not feeling well. To reduce wait time and contact, please...

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Protecting Individuals who are at a Higher Risk.

Individuals who are at a higher risk should take extra precautions because they are more likely to suffer severe illness from COVID-19. You should take extra precautions if you are at a higher risk for severe illness from COVID-19, including if you are...

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Press Release- Tooele County moves to “high” level.

Press Release - Oct. 22, 2020 Tooele County Moving to "High" Level on COVID-19 Transmission Index Tooele County will be at the “high” level from October 22, 2020 - November 5, 2020, when new data will be released and analyzed. Changes to a county’s transmission index...

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School Flu Clinics

Contact our office at 435-277-2310 if you have questions. The forms listed below are the same forms that are included in the booklet that can be picked up at your child's school.   Covid Safety Measures 2020 English Parent Letter 2020 Consent 2020 Spanish Parent...

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Flu Clinics

Flu vaccinations are available Monday - Thursday 8am to 5pm and Fridays 8am to 11am, no appointment is needed but they are highly recommended. Call (435) 277-2310 if you have any questions. Most insurance plans are accepted. It is recommended everyone 6 months of age...

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Tooele County Health Department

Tooele
151 North Main Street
Tooele, Utah 84074
(435) 277-2300

Monday-Thursday 8am - 6pm
Friday 8 am to noon
Closed holidays.

Wendover
920 East Wendover Boulevard, Wendover Utah 84083
Call (435)277-2326 or 277-2327 for available services and hours.

To report an emergency after hours call (435) 882-5600.