In accordance with current Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and American Academy of Pediatrics recommendations for K-12 schools, Decorah Community School District encourages proper mask wearing for all staff, students, and the public while in district facilities.
Current Guidance for Iowa Schools
Mark Lane, Superintendent, shared in a letter to families, “Over the first ten days of school, we have received questions about our approach and processes related to COVID-19 compared to last school year. Iowa schools work under the guidance and direction of the Iowa Department of Education and the Iowa Department of Public Health.”
The following documents include the direction and guidance the District has received. Questions about isolation and quarantining during the 2021-2022 school year can be found by reviewing these documents to understand the direction given to Iowa schools.