Operational Risk Zone
The school district is following the Department of Health & Social Services strong recommendation to focus on trends and patterns over time. Operational zones for the school district and specific schools are determined by the district Medical Advisory Committee.District operational risk zone is determined by the following factors, in additional to health care provider recommendation:
- COVID-19 case rates
- COVID-19 hotspot occurrences
- Regional hospital bed capacity
- COVID-19 testing capacity
- Staff and student absences
Case rate averages are updated Monday-Friday and reflect information from the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services Coronavirus Response.
Please note: Daily case rate averages are NOT the only determining factor in the district's operational risk zone.