COVID-19 Guidance for Parents of Children Attending School
COVID-19 Alberta Health Daily Checklist
Please complete this daily checklist prior to attending school.
If a student answers YES to any of the questions, they MUST NOT be allowed to attend school. Individuals with fever, cough, shortness of breath or loss of sense of smell/taste are required to isolate for 10 days unless they receive a negative COVID-19 test and are feeling better.
Click the button above to access the AHS Self-Assessment Tool to determine if testing is recommended and follow information on isolation requirements.
Primary Symptoms Guide
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Primary Symptoms include the following symptoms that are new, worsening or not related to other known causes:
- Shortness of Breath
- Loss of Sense of Smell / Taste
Secondary Symptoms Guide
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Secondary Symptoms include the following symptoms that are new, worsening or not related to other known causes:
- Sore Throat
- Painful Swallowing
- Runny or Stuffy Nose
- Feeling Unwell or Very Tired
- Nausea / Vomiting / Diarrhea
- Unexplained Loss of Appetite
- Muscle or Joint Aches
- Conjunctivitis (commonly known as pink eye)
Close Contact Guide
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This guide is for those who are asymptomatic and have been identified as a close contact of a person who tested positive for COVID-19.