COVID-19 Guidelines 2021-2022

  • Updated Jan. 30, 2022

    • Argyle ISD Parents and Students must continue to pre-screen and self-monitor for all possible COVID-19 symptoms.
    • Virtual learning will NOT be offered. If a student is absent due to lab-confirmed COVID-19 cases or experiencing multiple symptoms, assignments can be accessed via Google classroom. The absence will be counted.
    • Masks and face coverings are optional for all students and staff.
    • District and campus events will not have restricted capacity or seating guidelines.
    • Parents can decide to quarantine their well student if there is a confirmed COVID-19 case in their household.
    • If a parent chooses to quarantine their well-child due to direct exposure, it will be for 5 days. Day of the test is Day Zero + 5 days. They may return the following day after the 5th quarantine day.  A copy of the confirmed test from the positive household member must be submitted to the campus nurse. 
    • Student/Staff lab-confirmed positive COVID-19 case will be quarantined for 5 days. Day of the test is Day Zero + 5 days. They may return the following day after the 5th quarantine day.  Documentation of the confirmed test will need to be provided to the campus nurse.
    • Confirmed Positive to return must be fever-free for 24 hours without the use of fever suppressing medications ie: Acetaminophen, Ibuprofen, Dayquil, Nyquil, Cold Medicine etc.  Other symptoms must be improved.  A fever is 100 F and higher.
    • A doctor’s clearance for UIL is no longer required. Click here to view the UIL's COVID-19 Risk Mitigation Guidelines. 
    • The COVID-19 self-tests that are performed at home must be registered. A copy of the test result must be submitted to your campus nurse with name, date of test and date of birth.
    • Students with multiple symptoms will be sent home on COVID-19 protocol. Students may return to school if they have seen a medical professional with documented clearance, a negative COVID-19 test or may choose to quarantine for 5 days.  Documentation must be provided to the campus nurse.
    • Cleaning supplies for desks, chairs and countertops will be made available to educators.
    • Argyle ISD will continue to monitor the latest information from the Texas Education Agency, Denton County Public Health and make informed adjustments to guidelines as needed.
    • If your student has been vaccinated, please provide a copy of your record to your student’s campus nurse.
    • Parents will be notified by email of positive cases at their campus.
    • No student or staff can return to campus if you have pending COVID-19 test results. If you have a rapid or PCCR test, confirmation of both labs will be needed to return to campus.