Safe Operations

Safe Operations


Criteria for Reclosing Schools

Last update: 24 August 2020

Updated section: Partial/Full Reclosure

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.

Reclosure Requirements

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.