Posted on: Mar 10, 2020
Delano Public Schools will be closed Monday, March 16, through Friday, March 27, due to the COVID-19 situation.
This page is intended to provide information and resources related to the coronavirus (COVID-19). The situation is evolving by the day. Please refer to the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for the latest updates.
Delano Public Schools is in regular contact with MDH and the Minnesota Department of Education for updates and recommendations, and will continue to follow the guidance of these agencies and Wright County Public Health.
The health and safety of our students are of the utmost importance. We will continue to monitor developments and share information as needed.
MDH COVID-19 hotline: Call 651-201-3920 with questions.
Our health partners continue to emphasize the following actions to prevent the spread of this virus and any other illness:
1. Wash your hands often with soap and water; cover your cough and sneeze; and avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
2. If you or your child are sick, stay home from school and activities.
3. Do not return to school or work until you are feeling better and a fever has been gone for at least 24 hours without the use of fever-reducing medication.
Please know that the health and safety of our students is our top priority, and we will continue to keep you informed as the situation progresses.