Criteria for Reclosing Schools
Last update: 24 August 2020
Updated section: Partial/Full Reclosure
In the case of a single confirmed infection, all contacts must self-isolate for 14 days, possibly including members of their household. In the case of two or more confirmed cases, the school will move to distance learning for a minimum of 14 days. Abu Dhabi Department of Health (DoH) and ADEK must be notified immediately. Further details will be communicated by health authorities.
Disinfection of the physical areas where exposure was identified is necessary.
A school may reopen following closure upon clearance by health authorities.
The above criteria may be subject to change based on the latest health authority requirements.
This section lays out policies and guidelines aimed at ensuring that teaching and learning processes are adapted to the COVID-19 context but remain central to the school’s mission.
This section lays out policies and guidelines aimed at ensuring that schools are prepared to assist students and staff with the maintenance of health and wellbeing.