This information is designed to provide schools with practical tools that staff will need to prepare for a pandemic flu outbreak. There is a great deal of planning for pandemic flu underway at the federal, state and local level. The tools in this School Action Kit* will help schools begin those efforts.
*The Contra Costa County Office of Education has graciously shared their "Pandemic Action Kit for Schools" with SCOE.
Letter from Superintendent
Sample Parent Letters:
Prevention Letter #1
Prevention Letter #1 - Spanish
First Bird Case Letter #2
First Bird Case Letter #2 - Spanish
Initial Outbreak Letter #3
Initial Outbreak Letter #3 - Spanish
Expanded Outbreak Letter#4
Expanded Outbreak Letter#4 - Spanish
School Closure Letter#5
School re-opens Letter#6
Sample Press Releases:
Press Release A - School Open
Press Release B-School Closed
Sample Talking Points for School Officials
Key messages - School Open Outbreak
Key Messages-School Closure
ConnectEd - Scripts
Safe Schools Planning
Annual Region 6 training provided to develop and update your safe school plan. The benefits of safe school planning includes:
Resources include Safe Schools Workbook and Guide.
For training dates and more information call 238.1378.