July 21, 2021
Dear District 215 Students, Families, and Staff,
As we approach the 2021-2022 school year, we know that many families are anxiously awaiting the COVID-19 mitigation strategies and protocols that will be in place for students as they return to buildings. The District 215 Board of Education will vote July 27th on implementing the most recently released U.S. Center for Disease Control (CDC) and Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) guidelines for District 215. The policy, if adopted, would include language noting that the district reserves the right to adapt the stated guidelines based on positivity rates in the school or surrounding communities. This policy is a foundation for administrators to build upon as we continue to work on a more detailed Return to School plan which may include some additional protocols. Thank you for your patience as we work diligently on the details and rest assured more information will be shared with you in the near future.