During this difficult time, it is very stressful and challenging for both families and children. We need to stay strong and stay resilient to move forward. Challenge School is doing our best to follow guidelines from CDC, San Mateo County Health Department, and Community Care Licensing.
We encourage the household member who is qualified for vaccination to get vaccinated. All of our staff are mostly or fully vaccinated. CDC guidelines of what fully vaccinated people can do (Also see attachment below)
For families who are choosing to come onsite with us, here is our COVID Policy:
Social Gathering Policy:
Healthcheck and Illness Policy:
Stable Group Requirement
Check-in/out Procedure and Daily Health Check Requirement:
Mask Wearing Requirement:
Possible COVID Exposures:
Risk of COVID:
Please understand that sending your child to a group setting may have a COVID-19 exposure. Teachers and the school will follow CDC, San Mateo County Health, and Community Care Licensing guidelines vigorously and work extra hard to clean and disinfect any common areas and shared toys/supplies/furniture.
Quarantine: Day 0 is the day that gets exposed / the day get traveled / the day social gathering / the day sample taken when the confirmed case.
Exposure: Close contact is defined as students who received the exposure letter.
*Modified Quarantine DOES NOT apply to Challenge School students.