Required Federal Return to Learning Plan (ESSER)
Health and Safety Measures
Olathe Public Schools recognizes the importance of maintaining a layered approach to protecting students, staff, and the community. For the 2023-24 school year, we will resume normal operations and monitor recommendations from local, state and federal health agencies and make changes to our protocols accordingly.
Olathe Public Schools encourages effective handwashing and hygiene practices, good respiratory etiquette, and strong cleaning/disinfecting practices.
Masks are optional in our buildings and all Olathe Public School property.
COVID vaccinations are NOT required for students or staff members. We encourage staff and eligible students to discuss the COVID vaccine with their healthcare provider.
Individuals who test positive for COVID must follow the district’s Communicable Diseases policy. Individuals with COVID-like symptoms should stay home and inform their school.