Effective 11/16/21

IMPORTANT

Please make sure you are sending in your test results to kidzoneinc@aol.com. You CANOT bring it in on Monday, if you do, you will be turned away. You MUST be cleared by the Board of Health BEFORE you can return. Once we have your result, we can upload it and get you cleared to return. Thank you for your cooperation and we look forward to seeing everyone on Monday!

As of 2:45PM Monday, Nov. 15, 2021

With the updated positive test results, the BOH has closed us until November 22, 2021. All students MUST be tested before they can return, and should be quarantined until a negative result is obtained. 

*If your child is of school age, do NOT send them to school until you have a negative test from 11/16 or 11/17/21. Please send results to KidZone- kidzoneinc@aol.com 

If you test positive, please notify us right away by email or fb messenger

Update as of Monday, November 15, 2021

We have gotten some more positive tests reported today. The Board of Health will be reaching out to families regarding this new information and what you need to do. We will keep this page updated with any new information we receive. Please remember to stay quarantined until you are tested and receive a negative result back. If you receive a positive result, please contact us immediately. 

Update as of Saturday, November 13, 2021

Dear Staff and Parents/Guardians,

I am writing to let you know that on, 11/10/21 we were informed that an individual within the KidZone community had tested positive for Covid-19. We were also notified of 2 additional positive tests within our community on 11/11/2021. Though we cannot provide specific information about the individuals who tested positive, KidZone has implemented our protocols for notification, quarantine, and disinfection. As of right now, there was NO SPREAD within the building! 

Please contact us immediately if you have questions or if someone in your home begins to show symptoms.

 

Important reminders to return on on November 18,2021 -

**Pre Screening will resume on November 18 to help combat unintentional spread of Covid within our facilities. Please have this completed BEFORE entering the building. A link will be sent out via our texting service, and it will also be available here, and on the parent portal. If you are not signed up to receive text messages, please do so. Text the word, phase1 to (866) 551-1881 to enroll.

**All students (Infant,Twaddler, Toddler, and both Preschool classrooms) should be in quarantine and tested before returning. Please email the results of the test to kidzoneinc@aol.com. We must be able to see the child's name, date of test and result. All tests must occur on 11/15 or 11/16 for the (Infant, Twaddler, Toddlers, and both Preschool classrooms) Tests can be scheduled by calling 1-855-BMC-LINK.

**If a positive result occurs, please report this to KidZone via email or facebook messenger immediately.

**Students must be symptom free in order to return on 11/18/2021. If your child or anyone in the home, has any symptoms they should remain home and be tested.

**If you are unsure on what to do in your specific situation, please email kidzoneinc@aol.com or message KidZone on Facebook messenger.

 

KidZone is committed to open communication and continued support of our families. Updates will be sent out as necessary.

Thank you for your continued support,

KidZone Management

 

Important Reminders to return on November 18, 2021

*If your child had a close contact and was instructed to be tested, please bring that test result in with you or email it. They cannot attend without that test result.

 

*Your child must have ZERO symptoms to return. EX. If your child has a runny nose, they cannot attend. If you send your child in and a teacher observes a symptom, you will be called to come and get them.

 

*Any child with a symptom should remain home, as well as if someone in your household develops symptoms, we ask you to stay home and contact the Pittsfield BOH for further guidance, as well as informing KidZone for tracing purposes.

 

Please reach out with any questions Thank You,

KidZone Management