This site contains guidance and resources for Arizona’s public district and charter schools as they navigate COVID-19 response. Please continue to check this page for updates and guidance.
Update: Federal Accountability Waiver
The U.S. Department of Education (ED) has waived the accountability, school identification, and related reporting requirements for Arizona for the 2020-2021 school year.
Face Coverings in Schools
AZDHS Emergency Measure 2020-04 is still in effect, requiring masks in all K12 schools. Masking is one of the top mitigation strategies for safe in-person learning as recommended by the CDC.
Masks must be worn on school campuses, on school buses and during school-associated activities by all students, faculty, staff, contractors, and visitors.