Precautionary and Safety Measures on the Spread of 2019 Corona Virus Disease (COVID-19)

To: Holy Cross of Mintal Employees, Pupils/Students, and Parents
From: Sr. Stephanie T. Gimena, PM and the Director’s Council
Subject: Precautionary and Safety Measures on the Spread of 2019 Corona Virus Disease (COVID-19)
Date: February 11, 2020

Ensuing the Precautionary Measures issued by the Department of Education, the Department of Health and the City Government of Davao regarding the 2019 Corona Virus Disease, the Holy Cross of Mintal carries out its own measures to protect the school community from this health risk.

The School will strictly implement the following:

1. Integration in the classroom discussion on the nature of Corona Virus and its precautionary safety measures such as:
a. personal hygiene (frequent and proper hand washing with soap and water, the application or rubbing alcohol or hand sanitizer;
b. maintaining healthy lifestyles (proper hydration by drinking 8-10 glasses of water within the day, consumption of nutritious foods, and ensuring food safety);
c. proper and correct wearing of medical masks; and
d. environmental sanitation.
2. Students and pupils are asked to bring their own alcohol and hand sanitizer.
3. Opening of windows and doors during office and class hours.
4. Monitoring of health status of employees and advise them to stay home when necessary.
5. Parents should not send their children who have fever, cough and colds to school.
6. Making sure that venues where activities are held should be safe and clean.
7. Other activities are cancelled.

Please be guided accordingly!