February 26, 2021
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Welcome to Ottauquechee School

VT Travel & Quarantine Guide

COVID-19 Preparedness

The district administration receive regular, at least daily updates and alerts from the Vermont Department of Health (DOH), the Vermont Agency of Education (AOE) and the National Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The notices we receive are specific to the virus in Vermont, and specifically to what Vermont schools should be doing to prevent the virus from spreading. Visit the School Re-Opening Plans and COVID-19 Preparedness page for updated information on how the Hartford School District is addressing the situation.


Hartford School District Health and Safety Guidance for Families

We return from holiday break tomorrow, January 4, 2021. We wanted to take a moment to refresh and remind everyone of the public safety measures that everyone needs to complete to minimize the risk of spreading the virus any further. As a district we started the school year very cautiously and it proved to be very safe. We do not want to be lax ...

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Holiday Travel

Hello Hartford Students and Parents! As we approach the upcoming holiday break, we wanted to thank everyone for their vigilance for the first part of the school year.  We also wanted to remind people of the current restrictions the Governor of Vermont has in place: Non-essential travel outside of Vermont and social gath...

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Updates to Health Screening Questions

Hello Hartford School District Students, Parents and Families! I hope you all had a wonderful holiday. As you know the guidance for school attendance during the pandemic changed last week to include a prohibition on multi-household gatherings. Governor Scott directed all schools to require students and staff who attended multi-household g...

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HSD Covid Update

Hello Hartford! Thank you for working so hard to make the first quarter of the year successful. Whether you are a student, a parent, a teacher or staff member, we appreciate it. As you most likely have heard Vermont is seeing a surge in new COVID-19 cases. Recent data has shown that social gatherings, both inside and outside, at homes, bars ...

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Hartford Schools Parent COVID Information Forum

Hello Hartford! I know there are many questions about school operations, safety and planning during the pandemic. I also realize the holidays are coming up and many families want to travel and there are restrictions you need to understand. The District COVID Coordinators; Andrea Davis, RN and Felicia Hayes, RN, Jeff Moreno, Athleti...

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Hartford Halloween Guidelines!

Here are some guidelines from the Town of Hartford for a Safe & Spooky Halloween!

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School Hours 

8:00 a.m. - Drop-off

8:30 a.m. - Instruction begins 

1:15-1:45 p.m. - Dismissal 

In order to maximize safety, our OQS community will use a variety of entrances and exits this year. Regardless of how they arrive at school, all children need to complete a health screening before arrival. In addition, all children will have a temperature check when they get to school. 

Entry Exit Traffic Map 2020-21

Please read the full Entry & Exit Procedures and view the video before coming to school on Tuesday.