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July 2, 2020 Update on COVID-19 Masks and Travel Guidance in Pennsylvania

On July 2, 2020, Governor Wolf announced that masks are mandatory and must be worn whenever anyone leaves home in Pennsylvania until further notice.  Masks or appropriate face coverings must be worn by parents and students when entering any T/E building.

In addition, there is a travel notice in effect for individuals who have traveled or who plan to travel to specific states that have seen higher than expected cases of COVID-19. The Pennsylvania Department of Health states that individuals who have traveled to the following states need to self-quarantine for 14 days upon returning to Pennsylvania:

  • Alabama
  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • California
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Idaho
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Louisiana
  • Mississippi
  • Nevada
  • North Carolina
  • Oklahoma
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Utah

Please check the Pennsylvania Department of Health website for an updated list of impacted states as guidance and advisories change frequently. 

Parents and students who have traveled to one of the above states may not enter T/E facilities until they have completed the mandatory 14-day quarantine period upon returning to Pennsylvania.

Thank you for your support and cooperation as we continue to work to keep our school community safe.