2021-2022 Health and Safety Guidance
  • Beginning Jan. 7, 2022, Union County Public Schools will no longer publish a weekly COVID-19 dashboard. COVID-19 data is available through Union County Public Health, the State of North Carolina and the Centers for Disease Control. Families will continue to receive daily communication when positive, impactful COVID-19 cases are reported at their child’s school.

    On Feb. 1, the Union County Board of Education voted to end contact tracing and quarantine requirements for UCPS students and staff, beginning Monday, Feb. 7.

Frequently Asked Questions (Parents and Families)

  • What is the guidance for staff/student COVID-19 cases?

  • What is the criteria for returning to school or work at a school or office facility? (Adhere to the following process for allowing a student or staff member to return to school)

  • Will schools continue to provide instructional support to students who are isolated due to a positive COVID-19 case?

  • Will communication still be sent to parents when schools and departments receive a positive impactful COVID-19 case?

  • Will schools be cleaned if a positive impactful case is reported?