Announcements/Videos/Documents related to COVID

Click on the titles below to see the announcements that fall into that category. These documents/videos include posts from previous District Announcements as well as documents and videos for reference. We will continue updating this page.

City of Northampton’s COVID page:
June 10th Covid Numbers HERE Spanish HERE
June 3rd Covid Numbers HERE Spanish HERE.
May 27th Covid numbers HERE Spanish HERE.
April 29th numbers HERE Spanish HERE.
April 8th: English HERE Spanish HERE
April 1st numbers can be found HERE. Spanish HERE.
Northampton School Committee Decision on Indoor Mask Mandate – March 25, 2022
   – English version
   – Spanish version
March 25th can be found HERE Spanish HERE
Response from Director O’Leary regarding Masks March 22, 2022 HERE.
March 18th can be found HERE Spanish HERE
March 11th can be found HERE Spanish HERE
March 4th numbers can be found HERE Spanish HERE.
Feb 18th numbers can be found HERE Spanish HERE.
Feb 11th numbers can be found HERE. Spanish HERE.
Jan 14th numbers can be found HERE. Spanish HERE.
Updated Letter regarding testing HERE.
Covid Testing Update HERE.
Covid Recovery ESSERS 9.17.2021 HERE  Spanish HERE
English COVID testing Program HERE ; Spanish Covid Testing Program HERE  Active link for consent can be found:
Quarantine Guidance 9.17.21 HERE
Covid Update 9.10.2021 HERE.   SPANISH HERE
Updated Staff/Student Checklist HERE.
Return to School Letter HERE.
MA DPH information on vaccines please:  Please note that multiple languages are accessible for translation under the select language tab.

MOA Revised–May 10th, 2021

DESE Quarantine Recommendations ENGLISH; SPANISH

To review the slide deck regarding questions and answers over the pooled testing at the schools, please click HERE FOR ENGLISH. HERE FOR SPANISH.

Pooled Testing ENGLISH; SPANISH–April 16th, 2021

FAQ April 2021 ENGLISH version, SPANISH version, URDU version

April Vacation Travel English–April 9th, 2021–SPANISH HERE

No Pause in Learning–March 26th, 2021

New Travel Notice–March 2021

No Pause in Learning –March 19th 2021

graphic on what to expect with vaccine

Tips for Teachers Seeking Vaccination–March 8th, 2021

No Pause Notice–March 5th, 2021

No Pause Notice–Feb 26th, 2021

No Pause Notice–Feb 19, 2021

No Pause notice–Feb. 5, 2021

As we look ahead to Super Bowl Sunday, we ALL have a role to play in stopping the spread of COVID-19.

We continue to need your support more than ever. We need you to continue social distancing, masking, hand washing, and avoiding gatherings outside of your household family members. Let’s keep up  the good work!

Mientras miramos hacia el domingo del Super Bowl, TODOS tenemos un papel que desempeñar para detener la propagación del COVID-19. Seguimos necesitando su apoyo más que nunca. Necesitamos que continúe el distanciamiento social, enmascararse, lavarse las manos y evitar reuniones fuera de los miembros de su familia. ¡Sigamos con el buen trabajo!

Mask Letter ENGLISH HERE; SPANISH HERE –Feb 5th 2021

Weekly Update, Carta en Español aquí– Jan 22, 2021

Updated Self Checklists, COVID-19 Daily Self Checklist for Staff2020-2021 Family and Student Daily Self Checklist, 2020-2021 Family and Student Daily Self Checklist – Spanish

Letter regarding pause continuation HERE; Spanish Aqui –Jan 15, 2021

Coalition Tool Kit English HERESpanish Aqui –Jan 7, 2021

Asymptomatic Testing Letter HERE; Letter in Spanish HERE.  –Dec 17, 2020

Public Health Direct O’Leary Letter–Dec 11, 2020 SPANISH Version: HERE Public Health Direct O’Leary Letter

Thanksgiving Other Activities–Nov 20, 2020

Student/Family Daily Checklist–Nov 20,2020

NPS Staff Daily Checklist–Nov 20, 2020

Emergency Health form; SPANISH Emergency Health Form; URDU Emergency Health form–Nov 20, 2020

Northampton School Committee Letter–Nov 6th 2020 – Spanish version here

Thanksgiving & Covid–Oct 27th 2020

Flu documents: Drive Through Flu Shot at Smith Voc, Flu Requirements for Students, SPANISH Version of Flu Requirements for Students–Oct 27th 2020

Revised Phased Transition to Hybrid Plan Presented Oct 22nd, 2020  Spanish Version HERE.


Staff Self Daily Checklist–Nov 2nd 2020

Family Self Daily Checklist–Nov 2nd 2020

UPDATED: Protocols–Oct 2020

MOA Remote Learning–Oct 2020

Update from Nurses–Sept. 2020

Family Self Daily Checklist–Sept. 2020

Staff Self Daily Checklist — Sept. 2020

Nexus Evaluation of air exchange rates in the Northampton Public Schools – September 2nd, 2020

NPS Reopening Plan 2020–August 14, 2020 SPANISH Reopening Plan HERE.

Fall Remote Learning Guidance_FINAL–August 6, 2020

Protocols for Responding to COVID scenarios–August 3, 2020

Preliminary School Reopening Summary–August 3, 2020

Caregiver Town Hall Meetings –July 27, 2020

DESE Initial Fall School Reopening Guidance — July 25, 2020

(English, Spanish, Chinese, Haitian Creole, Vietnamese)

Community Resources

FAQ #1–July 9, 2020

Last Presentation on Reopening Models  —  June 12th Reopening Models

Letter from the NPS Pandemic Response Team–June 16, 2020

Potential School Reopening Models–June 12, 2020

Letter from the Commissioner–March 30, 2020

Factors that go into deciding a Pause of Hybrid Learning –Jan 20, 2021 (pulled from School Committee Meeting)

Doctor Video–August 4, 2020

3 Reopening Models--July 27, 2020

NPS Reopening Video–June 8, 2020

NPS Reopening Teams–May 12, 2020