COVID Protocols

If your child tests positive for COVID:

  • Please send the positive test to covid@unis.org if you haven’t already done so.
  • The day you took your test is day zero. You may leave isolation and resume normal activity on day six if you are symptom-free AND with a negative antigen (rapid/home) test. 
    • For example, if you took your test on Wednesday, day six is Tuesday, May 3.
  • Five days of isolation must be completed.
  • On day six, you may leave isolation with the negative antigen (rapid/home) test and are symptom-free. You no longer need to test after your negative antigen test. But you will need to wear a mask until day 10 (except when eating.)
  • If you are still testing positive after day five:
    • You are to stay in isolation and test everyday until you test negative- up to day 10.
    • On day 11, you no longer need to test or isolate and may resume normal activity. 
  • OPTIONAL FOR STUDENTS ONLY- Parents may choose not to test and instead fulfill the 10 day quarantine.Masks are to be worn until day 10.PCR testing is not recommended for 90 days. Please email all results to covid@unis.org.
  • Tech support will grant students access to remote learning

Masks

  • Masks are optional in the Junior School and on the Queens campus
  • Masks are required in the Middle School and the Tutorial House, except when eating and drinking
  • Masks are optional for all outdoors

Testing

  • UNIS continues to pool test students, faculty, and staff
  • Please continue to check your emails for schedules on pool testing
  • We strongly encourage you to stay home and test if you are symptomatic with illness

Dr. Brenner COVID Updates, February-April 2022

Additional Questions & Concerns