COVID-19 Updates

Posted on: Mar 10, 2020

Delano Public Schools will conduct distance learning through the end of the school year on Thursday, June 4, 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.


Communications to families
Feb. 28, 2020
March 4, 2020
March 12, 2020
March 13, 2020
March 13, 2020 Travel advisory clarification
March 15, 2020 School closed for distance learning preparation
March 15, 2020 Additional information
March 16, 2020 Phone survey coming
March 17, 2020 Item pickup and situation overview
March 18, 2020 HS pick-up information
March 18, 2020 Meal pick-up information
March 19, 2020 - Tech survey
March 20, 2020 - Child care update
March 24, 2020 - Technology test run
March 25, 2020 - Distance Learning to Begin
March 26, 2020 - Distance Learning Begins Monday
April 23, 2020 - Distance Learning to continue through June 4


FAQs about COVID-19 and children (CDC)
Talking to children about COVID-19 (National Association of School Nurses)
About COVID-19 (MDH)
CDC guidance on cruise travel
MDH home page for COVID-19
CDC home page for COVID-19
Broadband assistance
Workers qualified for child care
Message from our social workers

Post Categories: Community Education, Elementary School, High School, Intermediate School