Traditional Learning Plan - All Students Attend Face-to-Face Learning

We will Remain on Our Traditional Learning Plan 
Monday, May 17 through Friday, May 21

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Local School District

301 South Oak Street
West Lafayette, OH 43845
Telephone: 740-545-6354
Fax: 740-545-6336

Ohio Department of Health Order

The Director of the Ohio Department of Health has issued an order requiring reporting and notification regarding COVID-19 cases in Kindergarten through twelfth grade. The school district must maintain a reporting system for parents to report positive tests of COVID-19. Effective September 8, 2020, parents or guardians of students and school staff who have been diagnosed with COVID-19, whether by laboratory test or through clinical examination are encouraged to notify their school no later than twenty-four hours after receiving a confirmed diagnosis or positive COVID-19 test result. The report to the school district should be made by contacting or calling the appropriate building principal. The superintendent is then required to notify the community within 24 hours of any confirmed COVID-19 cases among the staff or student body while adhering to privacy and confidentiality rules, regulations, and laws.

COVID-19 Notification Letters by Date

Reporting of Positive COVID-19 Case(s)

In the event of a positive student or staff Covid-19 test, the following notification will be applied.

  1. Confirm positive case with Coshocton County Health Department.
  2. Email staff to inform a positive case with a student or staff member in our district.
  3. All Call to the building’s staff and students that a student or staff member tested positive for Covid-19.  Anyone identified as close contact will be notified by the Coshocton County Health Department.
  4. Letter sent home or mailed to students/staff that someone from your child’s/student’s classroom tested positive for Covid-19. The Coshocton County Health Department will contact you if you need to be quarantined. 
  5. Post notification to district website.

Ridgewood Local Schools Reopening Plan