South Orangetown Central School District

Student Reporting Procedure

If your child has received a positive COVID-19 test result: parents/guardian must report by:

  • Sending an email to [email protected] between 8AM-8PM on days when school is in session.
  • Calling (845) 721-6083 on weekends, holidays and between 8PM-8AM on days when school is in session.

Parents/guardians must provide the following information for students who test positive for COVID-19:

  • Full name of student who has tested positive
  • Student date of birth
  • Student school and grade
  • Date COVID-19 test was taken
  • Date of symptom onset (if experiencing symptoms)
  • Information regarding whether the student attended school in-person and/or participated in athletics pre-season workouts, practices or games within two (2) days prior to the date that the COVID-19 test was taken and/or onset of symptoms, whichever is earlier.

Regardless of whether students are in-person or fully-remote, we need families to report if their children receive a positive COVID-19 test.

If your child has been directed to quarantine by the Department of Health and/or been notified that they have had contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19, send an email to Executive Director of Pupil Personnel Services Karen Tesik, Ed.D. ([email protected]) and your child’s school nurse immediately:

Staff Reporting Procedure

If you have:

  • received a positive COVID-19 test result;
  • been directed to quarantine by the Department of Health; and/or
  • been notified that you have had contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19;

send an email to Director of Staff Relations Joseph Lloyd, Ph.D. ([email protected]) and your supervisor immediately.