Information & Resources
This is the time of year when we see an increase in children who are coughing, sneezing and exhibiting other symptoms, typical during cold and flu season. With news of the spread of the “coronavirus”, we too see a heightened sense of concern about our own preparedness should we see cases closer to home.
Although we are being
assured that Americans have a low risk of exposure to the virus, we are taking
a number of precautions.
Lakeview Local Schools is working in close
coordination with the Trumbull County Board of Health to ensure the health,
safety, and well-being of our students and staff.
We are also reviewing our safety plans and
incorporating recommended steps that address widespread flu and pandemic
In coordination with our County Health
Commissioner and Epidemiologist, we are providing the most up-to-date
information on our website. We too may send home information with students and
use our one-call system.
Lakeview Local Schools is committed to making
decisions in the best interest of the health, safety and wellbeing of students
and of the community.
We will remain proactive.
As a precaution, we are:
Continuing to remain in close contact with the Trumbull County
Board of Health and various state and county emergency management agencies to
remain up-to-date on local health emergency procedures. This enables us to be
proactive in our decision-making.
Convening teams to help plan, educate and promote awareness of
emergency procedures that are specific to a virus outbreak.
Reviewing and modifying our emergency management plans as needed
in light of any new information we receive.
Reminding families to update their emergency contact information at their child’s school.
Communicating/sharing through the Lakeview Local Schools website
and social and news media any steps we are taking to be as prepared as
You can help yourself
and your loved ones stay healthy by washing
your hands often,
especially during these key times when you are likely to get and spread germs.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends:
during, and after preparing
Before and after caring for someone at
home who is sick with vomiting or diarrhea
Before and after treating a cut or
After using the toilet
diapers or cleaning up a child who has used the toilet
After blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing
After touching an animal, animal feed, or animal waste
After handling pet food or pet treats
After touching garbage
Ohio Department of Health
Ohio Department of Education
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
World Health Organization