Safety Measures

SFUSD is developing health and safety protocols for students, families, and staff. This work includes:

  • Ensuring a COVID-19 prevention plan that prioritizes equity is in place for each school.
  • Building protocols for repeated school closures, in case of a COVID-19 exposure.
  • Building protocols to support youth with access and functional needs who may be at increased risk.
  • Developing a plan for ongoing surveillance testing of all staff.
  • Defining data collection and monitoring that is aligned with the San Francisco Department of Public Health.

COVID-19 Safety Supplies

The following supplies will be provided to schools:

  • Surgical masks
  • Reusable masks (both adult and youth sizes)
  • Hand sanitizer in every classroom, office and public-interfaces
  • No-touch thermometers
  • Face shields (for adult employees)
  • Disinfecting wipes
  • Facial tissues

Additional supplies will be available for employees with specialized needs:

  • Surgical gowns (Nurses, custodial, food service)
  • Disposable gloves (Nurses, custodial, food service)
  • Clear face masks (SpED, SDC, EED)

Partitions (shields) will be provided for:

  • All educator desks 
  • All customer service stations 
  • Large (3 or more) student desks
    • Due to social distancing requirements, 2 student desks will be used for one student

Read SFUSD's Guidelines for a Healthy and Safe Return to School