• Covid info center

    Framingham Public Schools strives to provide an educational and working environment free of bias or discrimination, where individuals of all backgrounds and experiences can flourish, are welcomed, included, encouraged, and successful.

    We hope that this website and the resources we provide here will be helpful to everyone in our community during this challenging time.

     

If your child(ren) are sick and showing COVID-like symptoms, take these steps:

    1. Stay home
    2. Email or call your healthcare provider, for evaluation and for on-site COVID testing
    3. Email or call your school nurse, your school’s office manager, and your schools before/after-school coordinator (if applicable) to report your student’s absence.
    4. Testing Options (When You Are Experiencing Symptoms):
    5. If Positive - please follow the detailed guidance from the MA Department of Public Health. 
      • Isolate per public health guidance for a minimum of 5 days. Students can return to school as long as they:
        • are fever-free without fever-reducing medication for 24 hours,
        • have significant improvement in symptoms, and
        • are able to wear a mask consistently through the 10th day
    6. If Negative - Share test results with your school nurse and return to school / activities as long as you are fever-free without fever-reducing medication for 24 hours, and have had a significant improvement in symptoms.
    7. If an alternative diagnosis is made, provide documentation to your school nurse and wait for clearance to return to school.
    8. If no testing is done, stay home for 5 days in isolation and consistently wear a well-fitting mask for the following 5 days.
      • If your child cannot wear a mask consistently, they must follow a 10-day isolation.

FPS COVID Data Dashboard

  • FPS COVID Data Dashboard

    (click the image above to view the COVID Data Dashboard)

    The Framingham Public Schools COVID Dashboard contains data that reflects the number of positive COVID cases for staff and students physically present in Framingham Public School buildings. Staff may visit multiple buildings as part of their employment, so multiple locations may be listed. The date listed is the date the positive case was reported to FPS.

FPS Pooled Testing Dashboard

  • FPS Pool Testing Dashboard

    (click the image above to view the Pooled Testing Dashboard)

    The Framingham Public Schools Pooled Testing Dashboard contains data that reflects the number of pools and students/staff tested by school, positive pools, pooled testing consent rate, and vaccination rates for students by grade.

Family Resources

District News

  • Centralized Transportation Pilot Program

    1/20/22: Starting January 24, 2022, we will be launching a pilot transportation program that will bring students who are unable to be dropped off at their bus stop in the afternoon to Barbieri Elementary School, located at 100 Dudley Road.

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  • Virtual Family Engagement

    1/19/22: The District is partnering with Learning Alliances to launch a virtual family engagement workshop on structure, expectations and incentives. Read this news item to learn more about the event and how to join.

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  • COVID Update

    1/14/22: A detailed COVID Update containing next steps, what we know today. and what efforts we are taking as a school department.

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  • MOA - Student Learning in Quarantine

    1/14/22: The Framingham School Committee, Administration, and Framingham Teachers Association (FTA) have come to an agreement on educational access support in the event a student is absent due to a documented school-based exposure to COVID-19, resulting in a quarantine.

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  • MLK Jr. Day | No School

    1/3/22: Reminder! There is no school on Monday - but MLK Jr. Day is a Day On, Not Off. Read this news item to see what you can do with your family!

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Contact us

  • Questions?
    Please contact our COVID Call Center:

    BY PHONE: 508-782-6633

    Press 1 or 2 for English
    Presione 1 para Español
    Pressione 2 para Português

    BY EMAIL: covid@framingham.k12.ma.us

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