If your child shows any signs of illness or symptoms of COVID-19, he/she should not go to school.
According to the Maricopa County Department of Public Health, COVID-19 symptoms include:
- Fever or chills
- Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
- Muscle or body aches
- New loss of taste or smell
- Sore throat
- Congestion or runny nose
- Nausea or vomiting
Parents should follow the DVUSD Return to School "On Campus" Operational Safety Plan.
For more information about symptoms, visit the Maricopa County Department of Public Health Symptoms and Risk webpage.
This list does not include all possible symptoms. Local, state and national public health agencies may update this list as they learn more about COVID-19.
Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. People with these symptoms or combinations of symptoms may have COVID-19.
If you’re experiencing cold or flu-like symptoms, you may feel like you need to get tested for COVID-19, or coronavirus, to ease your mind.