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This data dashboard provides a weekly snapshot as well as cumulative totals of COVID-19 cases and primary contacts of both employees and students of District 186.

The District utilizes the COVID-19 Interim Exclusion Guidance and Decision Tree provided by the Illinois Department of Public Health for schools. 


Current Week – Friday after 4:00 p.m. to the next Friday up to 4:00 p.m. 

August 31, 2020 to Date – From the first day of the 2020 school year up to Friday at 4:00 p.m.

Staff Cases and Contacts – Includes all staff that support our schools (excluding First Student)

Students Cases and Contacts – Includes students attending in-person classes or students participating in school activities and/or athletics. 

Positive Case (Isolation) – A person that tested positive case and must isolate for 10 days. 

Primary Contact (Quarantine)  – A person that was within 6 feet for 15 minutes or more (cumulative) to a positive case and must quarantine for 14 days and get tested.

Positive cases and primary contacts must provide a return letter from the Sangamon Department of Public Health or Illinois Department of Public Health.