Opening of the 2021/22 School Year:
are excited about the start of a new school year. Working
together we can help to ensure the safety of our children and
staff at Sayles School. In response to the COVID-19 virus,
Sayles School is following the mandates of the State of
Connecticut as well as the federal government along with guidance
from both the Connecticut State Department of Education and the
Connecticut Department of Public Health. Below is a summary
of the mandates and guidance:
are required for all students, staff and visitors in school.
are required for anyone riding a school bus.
Please have your child wear the mask at their bus stop.
are not mandated for outside recess.
students and staff no longer need to quarantine if they are
exposed to COVID-19, as long as they are asymptomatic.
and staff will maintain at least 3 feet of physical distance
in classroom, when feasible with available space.
and staff who have been exposed to COVID-19 at school and
maintained 3 feet of physical distance no longer have to
quarantine, as long as they remain asymptomatic and have used
visitors and meetings with outside individuals will occur
after student school hours.
learning is no longer allowed in Connecticut. (There are
extremely limited exceptions.)
conditions change, we will be updating our our strategies in
response to COVID-19.
note that bus schedules are posted on the school’s website
www.saylesschool.org and in the front window of the entrance of
you have any questions, please feel free to contact me directly or
at 860-822-8264 ext. 107. Thank in advance for your
help and cooperation.
Superintendent of Schools
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