COVID-19 Information for 2020-2021 School Year

Damascus Christian School and Damascus Community Church remain committed to providing an excellent education built upon the foundation of the Bible through the process of discipleship for our students. We are also committed to traditional, in-person education and will continue to investigate all avenues to safely provide this option to our school families. 

This will be a living document, which provides information on how DCS is operating and resources for answering your questions.

Operations Plans and Communication for DCS

DCS plans for the start of the 2020-2021 school year

DCS - Blue Print Plans (How DCS intends to operate during this school year)

Sick Students or Exposure Protocol 

COVID-19 Exclusion Summary - Flow chart on how to respond to COVID-19 symptoms

Return to School Physician or Healthcare Provider Form

School Scenarios

Helpful Websites related to Metrics, Restrictions and other Information

State of Oregon COVID-19 Website - This is a comprehensive resource for all thing related to the Coronavirus in Oregon.

Blue Prints for Oregon Schools Operating under COVID-19 Restrictions- This document addresses the specifics for how schools will operate for this school year.

Metrics for Reopening - This provides the requirements that must be met for schools to reopen.

Current numbers for meeting metrics - This list the metric numbers for every county in Oregon.

Interactive Map for COVID-19 in each County

Clackamas County COVID-19 resource page

Guidance for Limited In-Person Instruction During Comprehensive Distance Learning

Oregon Department of Education - COVID-19 Resource Page

Graduation Guidance

Sports and Extra-Curriculars

New OSAA Athletic Season Calendar - The Oregon School Activities Association (OSAA) shifted its traditional Fall sports season contests to begin in February 22nd, Spring sports season will commence after the traditional Fall season on April 5th and the Winter sports season will be the last season of the athletic calendar and will start on May 10th.  Participation will be at the discretion of the local school district in those activities allowed per directives from the Governor’s Office, Oregon Health Authority (OHA) and Oregon Department of Education (ODE).

Sector Risk Level Guidance Chart- This provides some details related to indoor and outdoor restrictions related to sports, extra-curriculars and a variety of other activities.

Sector Guidance – Outdoor Recreation and Outdoor Fitness Establishments

Sector Guidance – Indoor Recreation and Indoor Fitness Establishments

Communication from OSAA

OSAA's Website

Helpful Videos for Answering your Questions