Tempe Montessori School has the safety, health and wellness as a top priority. As more information arises, we will review and update COVID policies and procedures. COVID policies and procedures are made with guidance from the local and state health departments and are subject to change.
We have compiled different resources to help families navigate the best practices for when it comes to Health and Wellness. We have taken information directly from the CDC, Maricopa County, AZDHS and other resources to provide up to date information about COVID-19, updated information specific to Arizona and general health and wellness. These sites and informational packets are here to share guidance but DO NOT replace directives or orders from doctors and pediatricians. Always contact a medical/ health professional for questions about health and safety.
Information and resources related specifically to COVID-19
COVID-19 information and resources for testing, number count updates, and suggested regulations. CDCreport
TMS Daily Health and Wellness Survey. Print and hang this survey for you and the family to do a daily health and wellness check before arriving to campus. Daily Wellness Survey
Masks and cloth face coverings. Information from the CDC and the Maricopa County Mask and face coverings regulations. https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prevent-getting-sick/cloth-face-cover-guidance.html
What is a fever? Follow the link to review the information. Fever information
Stay up to date and find valuable information. https://arizonatogether.org/
Find quick links for AZ testing sites, watch press conferences from Governor Ducey. https://azgovernor.gov/
Find COVID-19 information and testing sites specific for Arizona. https://www.azdhs.gov/
Taking care of your physical health: Get out and be active
Outdoor activities in Tempe. https://www.tempetourism.com/blog/outdoor-options-in-tempe-during-covid-19/
Open and available Arizona tourism spots. https://tourism.az.gov/responsible-recreation-across-arizona/
1000 things to do during COVID. https://phoenix.kidsoutandabout.com/content/1000-things-do-during-covid-19-online-activities-kids-teens-families-and-adults
Taking care of your emotional health: Rest, remove and restore
Information about mental and emotional health. https://emergency.cdc.gov/coping/selfcare.asp
Need to talk to someone? Mental and emotional health services. https://www.samhsa.gov/find-treatment
How to talk with the children about COVID-19 and other trauma while building positive coping skills
Helping children cope as they work through disasters. https://www.cdc.gov/childrenindisasters/helping-children-cope.html
How to talk to your children about COVID-19 and other current events
We care about the health and wellness of our TMS community and want to continue to partner with our families to provide in person learning on the healthiest campus as possible. The health and safety of our staff, children and parents are always are number one priority.