COVID-19 Info

The Pinnacle School continues to prioritize the importance of in-person learning with the goal of keeping our students and staff healthy and safe.

Our Return-to-School Plan highlights these efforts.

student sanitizing hands before working

Summary of COVID-19 Procedures

Maintaining 3 feet of social distancing when possible

Masks required throughout the school day 

No masks required outside

Our ventilation system recirculates indoor air every 6-12 minutes and uses the highest-rated air filters (Merv-13)

Parents and staff screen themselves for symptoms daily and err on the side of caution

Limiting non-essential travel and knowing and abiding by state travel restrictions

In the event of a case within our community, following protocols set by these agencies (in particular, see Department of Education Addendum 5)

Asking everyone to err on the side of caution to ensure our community remains as safe as possible

Governed by the CDC, Connecticut Department of Health, Connecticut Department of Education, and our local health department (Stamford)

COVID-19 Links & Resources

COVID-19 Resources for Families and Educators (Connecticut Department of Education)

Addendum 5: Interim guidance for responding to COVID-19 scenarios in CT schools

Information regarding the Coronavirus from the Center for Disease Control: 

Talking to Children About COVID-19 (Coronavirus): A Parent Resource (National Association of School Psychologists)

CDC COVID-19 YouTube Channel