COVID-19 Resources: Schools and Child Care

Public Health and Social Services Contact Information

  • During business hours call 360-867-2500
    • WA Relay: 711 or 800-833-6388
  • After business hours:
    • Public health emergency call 1-800-986-9050
    • Medical emergency call 911
Questions About COVID-19
  • If sick, stay home and contact your health care provider
  • For general information, contact the state Assistance Helpline 
    • 1-800-525-0127, press #
      • For Spanish press 2
      • For other languages, wait and request an interpreter
    • Text 'Coronavirus' to 211-211

Last update 11/18/20. Spread the facts.

School and Child Care Resources

The resources provided here are focused on families served by K-12 public and private schools, early learning and child care centers. As new information and resources become available, this page will be updated.

Guidance for Schools

Local Updates 

K-12 Education Health Officer Recommendation for Fall 2020

For Schools
  • Symptoms of COVID-19 from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Where to Get Tested for COVID-19 from Thurston County Public Health and Social Services
  • What to Do if You Have Confirmed or Suspected COVID-19 from the Washington State Department of Health
  • What is Contact Tracing from the Washington State Department of Health
  • Employee Health from the Washington State Department of Labor and Industries
Early Learning and Child Care

Special Announcements

  • September Immunization Clinics for School Age Children (no cost)

Other Assistance

More Information

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