Shortened Quarantine Guidelines

Norton County has partially adopted the CDC’s shortened quarantine guidelines. In the past, any close contacts were quarantined for 14 days from last contact. We have adopted the shortened 10 day quarantine instead of the previous 14. Households will only be 10 days after the case is released from isolation compared to previously 14 days. Non-households are 10 days from last contact with the case. As a reminder, it is important to note that individuals should continue to self-monitor for Read more

2-26-20 Wellness Committee Minutes

Date: February 26, 2020 Meeting commenced @ 6:30 in NJHS Conference room Attendance: Joan Bolt, Jeremy Hawks, Angie Alexander, Julie Schrum, Mary Byler, Jill Lively, Jay Alexander, & Leslie Pfannenstiel Mr. Hawks/Mrs. Byler updated the committee on the effectiveness of our current initiative Grab ‘N’ Go Breakfast at the HS/JH. Currently our breakfast numbers have significantly improved at the HS/JH. We are currently serving 60-70 students per day. There has not been any negative side-effects according to staff.  Ms. Schrum Read more

02/05/2021 Newsletter

FROM THE PRINCIPAL’S DESK SCHOOL ABSENCES:  Thank you to all the parents who call the school office when your child is ill or going to be out of town.  This phone call allows the secretary more time to deal with other school procedures.  You may be calling for one or two children, but the secretary may have to contact as many as 20 or 25 homes to determine where the child(ren) are that have not been called in by a parent.  We thank you Read more