On August 11, 2021, the California Department of Public Health issued a public health order requiring that all K-12 public school staff be fully vaccinated or undergo weekly COVID-19 testing.
The district is contracting with Xpress Urgent Care to offer weekly COVID-19 testing for employees. Xpress Urgent Care will email test results directly to the employee.
Testing takes place every Wednesday, from 2:00-4:00 p.m., at 9470 Moody Street, Cypress.
Employees will not be charged for COVID-19 testing. Health insurance companies are required to pay for testing. The district will cover the cost for employees without insurance coverage.
At the first testing visit, employees will need to provide:
At subsequent visits, employees will only need to show their school photo identification and provide two copies of the Permission to Test for COVID-19 form.
Fully vaccinated employees may also be tested on a voluntary basis.
Self-collection COVID-19 testing kits are also available at no cost in the school office for symptomatic and exposed asymptomatic employees
Upon request, self-collection COVID-19 testing kits are available at no cost for students in the school office. Testing kits can also be ordered from the Orange County Health Care Agency at no cost to residents.