Zika Guidance for Schools
CDC Zika Virus Interim Guidance for District and School Administrators
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has developed interim guidance for kindergarten through Grade 12 district and school administrators for public health actions pertaining to the Zika virus infection. This guidance provides an overview of the potential roles and responsibilities of public health authorities and school officials, describes prevention measures that schools can take to reduce mosquito exposure, and provides information on response planning.
To view the CDC guidance on the Zika virus, go to:
To keep students and staff safe from infectious diseases, the Readiness and Emergency Management for School Technical Assistance offers a variety of resources. To view these resources, go to:
For additional information on Zika Virus and Zika Disease, visit the EDEN Zika page.
Roxanne Connelly, EDEN Zika Team Lead