COVID-19 TESTING: Learn more about Testing

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Watch this video to learn more about the different COVID-19 testing options we offer to school communities: 

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SFUSD Testing Options: 

As mentioned in the video, SFUSD is providing COVID-19 testing to students, staff, and families in multiple ways: 

  • Molecular Tests via Color (self-swab kits) 
  • Rapid Antigen Test via Safer Together (on-site mobile testing)
  • Take-home Rapid Antigen Tests 

Learn more about these options at

Updated FAQs about SFUSD Testing Options: 

We recently updated our frequently asked questions (FAQs) about: 

  • The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) at-home testing program: SFUSD is distributing take-home rapid antigen tests provided through CDPH to students at school sites.
  • The testing process for PCR Tests: SFUSD has partnered with Color, a COVID-19 testing company, to provide student and staff self-swab molecular test kits. 

Other Testing Options: 

You can also access testing at locations throughout San Francisco, which includes your primary health care provider and community and public testing sites. 

For more information about COVID-19 testing, or to find a testing site near you, visit or call SFDPH’s COVID Resource Center at 628-652-2700.