COVID-19 & Virginia Public Schools
Need vaccine? Learn how to get your shot at Vaccinate.Virginia.gov or call 1-877-VAX-IN VA. 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. Language translation available, TTY users dial 7-1-1.
¿Necesitas vacunarte? Enterate como conseguir tu vacuna Vaccinate.Virginia.gov o llamando al 1-877-829-4682 de 8am a 8pm. Traduccion disponible en tu idioma. Usuarios de TTY pueden marcar al 7-1-1.
The Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) has been working closely with the Governor’s Office, the Virginia Department of Health (VDH), and other state agencies to ensure our schools and communities have the most up-to-date information and resources. The health and safety of our children and staff are our top priorities. Here is the latest news regarding COVID-19 and Virginia schools:
- Virginia ’s mask mandate has been updated. While indoors on school property, all students, teachers, staff, and visitors must wear a mask over their nose and mouth regardless of vaccination status. For more information visit our FAQ Page.
- The COVID-19 vaccines are now available for children as young as 12, and some schools are hosting school-based vaccination clinics. Visit https://vaccinate.virginia.gov/ for more information.
- Virginia School Reopening March 2021
- Learn more from Dr. Lane about why SOLS are happening this year and they will look like.
For questions related to health services in schools, contact Tracy White, VDOE School Health Specialist, by email at Tracy.White@doe.virginia.gov and for all other general inquiries, contact email@example.com.