COVID-19 Policies

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CHILDREN'S & STUDENT MINISTRY COVID-19 POLICIES

As we walk this journey with COVID as a reality for so many people, we will continually evaluate our policies on a regular basis and responsibly determine next steps for keeping our ministry to children and students moving in a positive direction. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out by completing the form below.

What you can expect from us as staff and volunteers

  • We will continue to be a leader in safe sanitation and hygiene practices with all of our staff and volunteers.
  • All staff and volunteers entering our building will pass a health check prior to each shift.
  • All staff and volunteers will wear a mask in all common areas and classrooms when appropriate social distancing isn’t possible.
  • All common areas will comply with appropriate social distancing guidelines.
  • Hand sanitizer and hand washing options will be available to all staff, volunteers and children.
  • We will clean and sanitize common areas and surfaces regularly.
  • High-touch items will either be single-use or cleaned and sanitized after every use.
  • We will adhere to all local and statewide health standards.

What we are asking of you: All ages, birth - 12th grade

If you have been exposed to COVID-19 recently or have any symptoms of COVID-19 as listed but not limited to the symptoms below, please help us keep everyone safe by staying home.

  • A temperature of 100.4° Fahrenheit or above
  • Signs or symptoms of a respiratory infection within the past 72 hours
  • Cough
  • Shortness of Breath or Difficulty Breathing
  • Low Grade Fever or Chills
  • Muscle Pain or Headache
  • Sore Throat
  • Loss of Taste or Smell
  • Diarrhea

We also ask

  • If you have underlying health conditions or are otherwise concerned about contracting COVID-19, please feel free to contact us for further assistance.
  • You agree to follow the social distancing and sanitary guidelines that have been put in place to protect you and our other families, staff and volunteers.
  • If you have any questions about our commitment to you, please let us know and we will be happy to assist you.

Birth - Pre-K

  • No mask will be required
  • Health check and hand sanitation will be administered upon check in
  • Every effort will be made to social distance in the classrooms

Kindergarten - 6th grade

  • Masks will be required in all common areas and when safe social distancing is not possible
  • Once children are in their designated space that is appropriately distanced they can remove their mask
  • Health check and hand sanitation will be administered upon check-in

7th - 12th grade

  • Masks will be required in all common areas and when safe social distancing is not possible.
  • Once students are in their designated space that is appropriately distanced they can remove their mask
  • Health checks will be administered and hand sanitation will be available upon check-in

Questions about COVID-19 Policies?

If you have any questions, issues or concerns about COVID-19 and the policies at Salem Lutheran Church, please complete the contact form below and someone from our staff will contact you soon.