COVID-19/School Updates

BRCPS IS FOLLOWING STATE GUIDANCE REGARDING COVID-19 SAFETY PROTOCOLS AND POLICIES. WE WILL POST ALL IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENTS AND COVID-19 RELATED RESOURCES ON THIS PAGE.


 

 

3/4/2022
Mask Update

Please see the attached update regarding masking:

Mask Update March 4

 


FREE COVID-19 TESTING FOR STUDENTS AT BRCPS

FREE COVID-19 TESTING IS AVAILABLE FOR STUDENTS AT BRCPS.

Please enroll your student in free COVID-19 Testing at the school at the following link:

Free Covid-19 Testing for Students at BRCPS 

We are urging ALL students and staff (vaccinated and unvaccinated) to participate in this
testing to assist with maintaining health and safety measures within our school buildings.


For further information about testing and enrolling your child read here: CIC family letter 2021-22 English-4ws
You can also read this letter in FrenchPortugueseSpanish and Haitian Creole

 

Public Resources & Information

To help keep your family safe, please refer to official information and recommendations from the MA Department of Public Health (DPH), City of Boston Public Health Commission, national Center for Disease Control (CDC), and the National Association School Nurses.

CDC Coronavirus Updates

CDC Prevention & Treatment Guidance

MA DPH Coronavirus Updates

Boston Public Health Commission Fact Sheet (English)

Boston Public Health Commission Fact Sheet (Spanish)

Talking to Children About COVID19_NASN

 

Community Resources and Information for Families

Please check here for resources for you and your children.  This includes information on food access, tips for social-emotional support and wellness, and other public/community resources that may be helpful to you during this period.

If you have questions about academics, please contact your child’s teacher(s) using the email address provided below.  For questions about community resources, please contact BRCPS Family & Community Engagement Coordinator, Ms. Taimari Rivera at trivera@brcps.school.

 

BRCPS is providing breakfast and lunch to all families of current BRPCS students.  Meals are provided to go, with curbside pickup in the school’s parent pickup lane, each week, Monday through Friday, 11:00am-1:00pm.  In addition, families picking up meals on Fridays will also receive breakfast and lunch for Saturday and Sunday.

 

Strategies for supporting your child’s learning and wellbeing  – Strategies at Home for Families

 

Community Resources, including Health, Unemployment, Meals, Wifi, Wellness and more –

Community Resources Boston COVID19

 

Food Resource Maps, provided by the City of Boston, for each section of the city:

https://www.boston.gov/sites/default/files/embed/a/allston_brighton_fenway_back_bay_chinatown_south_end_1.pdf

https://www.boston.gov/sites/default/files/embed/e/east_boston_north_end_downtown_west_end_beacon_hill_charlestown_1.pdf

https://www.boston.gov/sites/default/files/embed/m/mission_hill_roxbury_south_boston_1.pdf

https://www.boston.gov/sites/default/files/embed/d/dorchester_1.pdf

https://www.boston.gov/sites/default/files/embed/h/hydepark_jamaica_plain_mattapan_west_roxbury_1.pdf

 

Additional Food Resources:

Meals4kids.org

Project Bread COVID-19 Resources  & the Project Bread FoodSource Hotline 800-645-8333

 

The Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office has created this comprehensive guide for local residents:

COVID19 Resource Guide SCDAO