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Revised Public Health Guidance for Schools for 2021-22 School Year

The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) and Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) have published this Revised Public Health Guidance for Schools: Supporting the Full Return to In-Person Learning for All Students. 

The guidance is based on updated Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidance for COVID-19 prevention in K-12 schools and the State of Illinois updated Executive Order regarding mask requirements in schools.

The updated school guidance can be found at www.dph.illinois.gov/covid19/community-guidance/school-guidance.

IDPH and ISBE also have a frequently-asked-questions document on the latest CDC guidance for P-12 Schools here.