District Offices
40 Fairview Avenue
High Bridge, NJ 08829
Phone: 908-638-4101
 
 
Regional Risk Matrix Update Letter 11.23.20 (pdf)
COVID Update 11_20_20 (pdf)
District Covid Daily Pre Attendance Screening (pdf)
Examen diario de pre asistencia de Covid (pdf)
Restart and Recovery Plan High Bridge (pdf)
NJ Resources 2020 (pdf)
Special Education FAQ Reopening (pdf)
Recovery & Restart Plan (pdf)

COVID-19

Daily Pre-Attendance Checklist for Students :

Please review the following checklist each morning before coming to school. By sending your child to school, you are attesting that the answer to all of the questions are "NO" on that day.

  1. Has your child had any of the following in the past 48 hrs:

  • Fever (100* or above without taking fever reducing medication) or chills

  • Cough

  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing (not related to exercise or asthma)

  • Fatigue

  • Muscle or body aches

  • Headache

  • New loss of taste or smell

  • Sore throat

  • Congestion or runny nose (not related to allergies)

  • Nausea or vomiting

  • Diarrhea (more than 1 loose bowel movement)  

  1. Has your child had close contact (within 6 feet for a cumulative total of 15 minutes over a 24 hour period) in the  last 14 days with someone diagnosed with or suspected of having COVID-19?

  2. Is your child or any member of your household isolating or quarantining because they are suspected of being sick with COVID-19 or has any health department or health care provider been in contact with you and advised you to quarantine your child?

  3. Has your child or any member of your household traveled to any state or country within the last 14 days that requires them to quarantine?

NJ travel advisory list: https://covid19.nj.gov/faqs/nj-information/travelinformation/which-states-are-on-the-travel-advisory-list-are-there-travelrestrictions-to-or-from-new-jersey

 International travel advisory: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019ncov/travelers/after-travel-precautions.html

  1. Is your child currently waiting on the results of a COVID-19 test?

   *If  yes to any of the above, student should not go to school. Contact your child’s school nurse for instructions.

 

The NJ Childcare Initiative is a tuition assistance program for school aged children.  If you are paying for childcare as a result of hybrid learning due to Covid-19, this assistance may be available.  To be eligible, you must be a NJ resident, your child must be attending school and your household income must be $150,000 or less.  The assistance is available until December 31, 2020 and applications will be accepted until funds are exhausted.  Please use the link below for more information on how to apply.


Virtual Learning Toolkit: Resources for Families and Schools

As the 2020-2021 school year begins, virtual instruction will play a major role in school districts and homes across New Jersey.  To help parents, students and teachers effectively adjust to online instruction, the New Jersey Department of Education is providing  comprehensive information on a variety of key areas. Please click here for more information.


To see the Hunterdon County Health Department update on acceptable face coverings, please click here .


High Bridge Restart and Recovery Plan

The district Restart and Recovery Plan was presented to the public at a special meeting of the High Bridge Board of Education. You can access the details of the plan  here . If you have any questions  pertaining to the reopening of school , please contact the district at  re-opening@hbschools.org .


Reopening Plan for Special Education Students / FAQ's

Please click  here  for a letter from Lisa Fallon, Director of Special Services, regarding our Special Education reopen FAQ's for the upcoming 2020-2021 school year. Please contact the district at  re-opening@hbschools.org  with any additional questions.


On June 26, 2020, Governor Murphy unveiled guidelines for the reopening of schools for September. The New Jersey Department of Education released a document, The Road Back - Restart and Recovery Plan for Education , which we will be using as our framework for planning the start of the 2020-21 school year. 


Hunterdon Healthcare produced COVID Resource Videos for kids and parents. Click here to access the article and videos.


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