UPDATE: Wednesday, April 1
Bovina Students and Community:
Per the Governors orders issued yesterday, March 31, 2020, Bovina ISD
will remain closed until Monday, May 4,
2020 in order to support our nation’s need to slow the spread of
COVID-19. Before that date, decisions
will be made on whether to suspend operations further or to re-open campuses. In the meantime, online learning and packet
distribution will continue and teachers will be in contact with students to
be no food service distribution or delivery on Good Friday, April 10, 2020 so that
our staff may spend well deserved time with their families. Service will resume on Monday, April 13,
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has outlined the need for
all communities to implement a social distancing protocol. We want to reiterate a request to our broader
community to take the following reasonable precautions to prevent the spread of
Don’t shake hands
Wash your hands
within the community, especially avoiding crowded placed and maintaining 3 to 6
ft of distance between people (at least an arm’s length)
If you are moving
around in the community, don’t congregate in large groups
For those who
have traveled to areas with known COVID-19 cases – both inside and outside of
the country – we ask that you self-quarantine and monitor for symptoms.
Students who have traveled should plan to stay home for two weeks after
arriving home. Please contact your campus to let them know, and this will be
considered an excused absence.
If you suspect
you have symptoms of COVID-19, call your health care provider for medical
Keep your child
at home if he/she feels ill, even if you think it is just a cold.
Do not leave the
house if you are ill, except to access medical care
This is a quickly changing situation, and we will continue to monitor
information, will assess conditions, and be in contact with local partners to
keep you informed.
Thank you for your support and cooperation as we strive to ensure that
all members of the community in Bovina stay safe and healthy.
Bovina ISD Superintendent