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Latest Decrees + Rules For Schools

Please Note:

  • Surgical masks are mandatory indoors until June 15th for students that are 6 years old and over and for all staff members. Starting June 16th students and staff are not required to wear masks indoors, however those who prefer to continue wearing them may continue to do so and will be well accepted.
  • FFP2 masks will be required only if COVID cases arise within the same class.  

  • No masks are  mandatory during PE lessons.

  • For school events held indoors in school, parents and visitors will be required to wear mask (i.e. Students Led Conference). Green Pass will not be required. 

  • Masks and Green Pass checking are not mandatory for outdoor events and sports competitions, this means that no masks and Green Pass will be required  to parents during Field Day,  Graduations, Gala, and other outdoor school events till the end of the school year.
  • Field trips and residentials visits are allowed.
  • Green Pass checks will not be mandatory anymore for students in classes with 2 or more positive cases.
  • Super Green Pass is mandatory for all school staff who are in touch with students until June 15th.


What happens when there is a positive case in a class?

As of Monday, February 7th, 2022, according to the decree issued by the Italian government, if a student in your child/ren's class reports that they have COVID-19, all students and parents will be informed and will be asked to follow the guidelines in the table below.

GRADE LEVEL # OF POSITIVE CASES QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS SWAB
Early Years - Foundation Up to 3 NONE Teachers to wear surgical masks for 10 days from the last positive case found

Antigenic or molecular  (home tests are valid) only if symptoms arise. 

On Day 5 only if symptoms continue.

Early Years - Foundation From 4+ NONE Teachers to wear FFP2 masks for 10 days from the last positive case found

Antigenic or molecular  (home tests are valid) only if symptoms arise. 

On Day 5 only if symptoms continue.

Grade 1 - Grade 12 Up to 3 NONE Teachers and students over 6 years old to wear surgical masks for 10 days from the last positive case found

Antigenic or molecular  (home tests are valid) only if symptoms arise. 

On Day 5 only if symptoms continue.

Grade 1 - Grade 12 From 4+

NONE

Teachers and students to wear FFP2 mask for 10 days from the last positive case found

 

FFP2 mask for 10 days

Antigenic or molecular  (home tests are valid) only if symptoms arise. 

On Day 5 only if symptoms continue.

*The school is entitled and will ask families to provide proof of student vaccination.

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Latest Decrees for Schools

31/03/2022 - Updated governmental 

24/03/2022 - Green Pass and rules until the end of the school year

02/02/2022 - New quarantine rules for schools; in place as of February 7th.

08/01/2022 - New quarantine rules for schools from the Ministry of Education and Health

26/11/2021 - Super Green Pass mandatory for all school staff

28/10/2021 - Procedures in case of positive cases in school

01/09/2021 - School Reopening Plan