Foothill Elementary Phase 3 Reopening

In this phase of reopening students will be returning to school five days a week and will be following health protocols and changes to our campus. If a family is not able to return to school or does not desire to return to school with the following protocols, SUSD will be offering Sierra@Home Education as an option.

Before School Symptom Check
  • Parents do a health screening each morning before sending students
    • When in doubt, do not send your student to school


Arriving on Campus
  • Masks are required on the bus
    • Students will bring a mask from home, extra masks will be available for those that forgot a mask
    • Must ride assigned routed bus only
    • No request for afternoon bus changes
    • Please refer to SUSD plan for busing


  • Straight to cohort location
    • Teachers and aides at locations to supervise
    • Breakfast provided
    • Equipment/games provided
    • Maintain physical distancing
  • Sanitize in, Sanitize out


  • Health screening by teacher
    • Temperature checks- primary
    • Verbal health screen- secondary


  • 20-22 students physically distanced in classroom
    • Masks optional
    • Reviewing this based on Governors Mandate


  • Alternative spaces for larger class groups (Library, Rm 33, Eagles Nest)


  • Supplies provided for each student
    • Individual tool boxes of supplies


  • Cohorts of students within grade level
    • Travel with cohort throughout the day


  • Wiping down counters and desks throughout the day
  • Sanitize in, Sanitize out and hand washing


  •  NO drinking fountains
    • Water provided in classrooms
    • Extra water stations around campus


  • Cleaning of touch surfaces throughout the day


  • Physical distancing in office space
    •  Masks required


  • Limited Visitors (Gate closed during the day)
  • Breakfast in Cohort locations
    • Delivered to each location


  • Recess- equipment and play structures available (Sani in, Sani out)


  • Lunch in cohorts
    • Primary- cafeteria
    • Secondary- outside eating location
Leaving Campus
  • Staggered times to buses


  •  One big circle to buses (starting at first bus and moving around to back to pick up)


  • Follow the flow of traffic


  • Cohorts together at parent pick-up
    • One pick-up location