COVID-19 Updates

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Most Recent Update

06/10/2020

Update 22

Parents and Staff,

FISD has been notified that an FHS graduate and a guest of that graduate sitting in the yellow section on June 5, 2020, have both tested positive for COVID-19.

Based on the information that we have gathered, the student was not displaying any symptoms of the virus at the time of graduation and all individuals who came in contact with the graduate at the ceremony have been notified.

It has been determined that the end of the 14-day incubation period for anyone possibly exposed at graduation to the student is June 19, 2020.

Out of an abundance of caution, we advise you to monitor your health, review the CDC Guidelines for symptoms of COVID-19 and contact your primary care physician if you develop symptoms. 

FISD is continuing to monitor this situation and will provide additional information as needed. 

Pursuant to privacy protections afforded by FERPA and HIPAA, especially pertaining to medical information, the identity of the student and family cannot be publicly disclosed.


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Coronavirus information: Friendswood ISD follows the guidance and expertise of national and local health officials to help protect our students and staff from all communicable diseases. The District is aware that The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is monitoring an outbreak of respiratory illness (COVID-19) caused by a novel (new) coronavirus. Families are encouraged to visit CDC website for more information and travel guidance regarding the Coronavirus.

We continue to be in communication with our local partners and stand ready to take all appropriate measures.

As a reminder, the CDC always recommends everyday preventive actions to help prevent the spread of respiratory viruses, including:

  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. If soap and water are not available, use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Stay home when you are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash.
  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces.