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RHS Covid Protocols

Richwoods High School

COVID Protocols:

In-person Instruction – Students will attend school in person, Monday through Friday, 7:30-2:00.

  • WCTC students will attend in person, on their current schedule.
  • No changes have been made to our in-person instruction at this time.
  • Students will maintain 6 feet of social distancing, when possible.
  • Cleaning solution will be available in each classroom.
  • Hand sanitizer will be available in each classroom.


Breakfast and Lunch – Students will be provided with breakfast and lunch.

  • Breakfast and Lunch will be provided, following social distancing protocols.
  • Breakfast will be provided in “grab and go” fashion – students will receive their breakfast at each of the main entrances (main entrance, 100 hallway, and 500 hallway).
  • Students will eat their breakfast socially distanced in the café and Terrazzo.
  • Lunch will be provided in “grab and go” fashion – students will receive their lunch in the café and/or Terrazzo.
  • Students can choose to bring a sack lunch if they do not want a school lunch.
  • 6 feet of distance will be maintained whenever possible.


Wellness Checks – Wellness checks are not required at this time.


Lockers – Lockers will continue to be utilized.

  • Students will also be allowed to carry backpacks if they do not want to utilize their locker.


Technology – All students will be provided with a laptop device.

  • Streams (laptop) issued to each student.
  • MS Teams will also be utilized to limit paper transfer between students and teachers.


Supplies - Wellness and Cleaning Supplies have been ordered in abundance.  

  • Masks - Students/staff/visitors are required to wear a mask.
    • Cloth or disposal masks are required – no gators.
  • Sanitizer - Hand sanitizer will be available in every room.
  • Restrooms will be cleaned and stocked throughout the school day.


Band and Orchestra – Students will continue to participate in band and orchestra.

  • Instruments and classrooms sanitized throughout the school day.
  • No sharing instruments.
  • Masks are required, if/when possible.


Athletic Events – Athletic events will continue their normal schedule. 

  • Each athlete is allowed two guests.
  • Athletes need to communicate who their guest is to their coach.
  • Masks are required at all sporting events.
  • Concessions will be available.


IHSA – IHSA Updates will be provided on the school website under "Headlines".